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Letters from Arthur Cecil Pigou to Joan Robinson, with related materials, 1932 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JVR/7/347

Scope and Contents

His correspondence file comprises:
13 letters to Joan Robinson. 1935 and n.d. [1932-39?]
8 leaves autograph manuscript notes on Joan Robinson's writings (possibly a draft of 'Economics of Imperfect Competition'). Undated.
2 letters to Sir Austin Robinson arranging a dinner in honour of him and his wife and on personal matters. [1934?].
2 letters to R.F. Kahn on algebraic working and Joan Robinson's book. Undated.
1 leaf of autograph manuscript notes by Joan Robinson. Undated.
The letters discuss Joan Robinson's proposals for a lecture-course, demand-curves, writings by Joan Robinson, a visit to Buttermere and other personal matters.


  • Creation: 1932 - 1939


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From the Series:

Note that reserved items in this series have been removed from the numerical sequence and stored separately in a box with JVR/16.

Biographical / Historical

Arthur Cecil Pigou matriculated at King's College, Cambridge in 1896. He became a Fellow of the college in 1902 and succeeded Marshall as professor of Political Economy at Cambridge, 1908-43.


1 envelope(s) : paper

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Date information

DateText: Dates have been estimated. Many documents undated.


Pigou, Arthur Cecil (1877-1959)

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:16+00:00

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Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

King's College
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