Skip to main content

George Edward Moore: Correspondence and Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8875

Scope and Contents

MS.Add.8875 is comprised of Moore's philosophical papers, and now forms sections 10-16. It includes contemporary notes of Wittgenstein's lectures, the autographs of his 1899 London lectures, and papers for the Moral Sciences Club.


  • Creation: 1873-1958 (Circa)


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


28 archive box(es) (28 boxes)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Timothy Moore, 1991

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available

Related Materials

MS.Add.8330 contains Moore's personal and family papers, and his correspondence (sections 1-9), as well as books from his library (section 17).

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom