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Philosophy

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

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Alice Ambrose Lazerowitz: papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9938
Scope and Contents

Material relating to the work of Prof. G.E. Moore and Dr. Ludwig Wittgenstein, including notes taken during their lectures and notes on Wittgenstein's 'Blue' and 'Brown' books.

Dates: 1932 - 1988
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Annotations and abstract, Seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.12.58
Scope and Contents

(1) Annotationes ex Toleto', beginning 'De scientiarum et artium divisione. Omnis scientia ab Aristotele 2 Meta. Cap. 1 in specuativam et practicam distinguitur'; Cardinal Tolet's commentaries on Aristotle's Logic were published in 1596; (2) 'Ex Keckermanno de voce', consisting of an abstract of the first 17 chapters of Keckermann's first book of 'Systema logicum' ('Opera', tom. i, pp. 553-625, 1614).

Dates: Seventeenth century
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Arthur Bernard Cook: Notebooks and Theocritus Material

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7347
Scope and Contents

Early notebooks, notes for Cook's lectures, and material relating to Theocritus.

Dates: 1887-1940 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Braithwaite: The Papers of Richard Bevan Braithwaite

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RBB
Scope and Contents

The collection includes manuscripts and typescripts of notes and lectures, an album of cuttings of early published articles, typescript pieces, and some letters received from journal editors.

Dates: 1919-04-25 - 1984-11-08
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Commentaries of Cornelius Lery on various works of Aristotle, Early seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ii.04.07
Scope and Contents (1) ‘Commentarii in octo libros Physicorum Aristotelis’ (302 leaves), beginning ‘Prætermittemus et excellentiam ...’; (2) ‘Commentarii in libros Aristotelis de cœlo’ (30 leaves); (3) Commentarii in duos libros de generatione et corruptione’ (35 leaves); (4) ‘Commentarii in libros de anima’ (90 leaves); ‘Commentarii in omnes libros metaphysicorum Aristotelis’ (37 leaves), ending ‘... ab ipso rerum authore abducamur. Cornelius Lery’. The tracts are separately paged. At the end of the volume is...
Dates: Early seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Commentary on Aristotle's Rhetoric, 1610s or 1620s

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ee.06.19
Scope and Contents

In secundum librum rhetoricæ Aristotelis commentariolus' by John Hardinge. Prefixed is a dedication by Hardinge, 'Patrono suo colendissimo dno dri Langton Coll. Magd. præsidi'; W. Langton was president of Magdalen College, Oxford, from 1610 to 1626.

Dates: 1610s or 1620s
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Commentary on Aristotle's treatise 'De anima', book 2, Seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.09.19
Scope and Contents

Commentaria excellentissimi D. D. Cæsaris Cremonini centensis, Patavii primo loco philosophiam profitentis, in secundo Aristotelis de Anima': commentary on Aristotle's 'De anima', book 2 according to the Latin division. See also MSS Dd.05.28 and Dd.12.16.

Dates: Seventeenth century
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Contracta Renati Des Cartesii Feltoneana, 1668

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.06.46
Scope and Contents

Begins 'Physica incipientium. Sive principia Cartesiana Tyronum captui accommodata'. The work is in three books and appears not to be a work of Descartes but of Jonathan Comer. See also MS Dd.12.33.

Dates: 1668
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Correspondence with Birkbeck College, London, 1989 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0014/YUNG 6/5
Scope and Contents

Michael Young was a student on the Philosophy MA course at Birkbeck, 1989-90.

Dates: 1989 - 1993
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Disputationes de Anima and other writings

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4360
Scope and Contents

Contains 179 folios: a series of 32 philosophical disputations, nos 1-25 on the soul (fos 4-133) and nos 26-32 on Aristotle's Metaphysics (fos 134-167). On fos 169-173 is an analytical table of the series, imperfect at the end. Attached to fo. 178 is a broadside, Assertiones ex universa philosophia decerptae, by John Ducket (Lagos, 1655).

Dates: 1655 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Dorothy and George Edward Moore: letters received by them and other family members, and photographs

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9868
Scope and Contents Correspondence, mostly addressed to Dorothy Moore but including some to G. E. Moore, Timothy Moore and Perry Moore. Subjects include the education of Timothy and Nicholas Moore, and condolences on the death of G. E. Moore. 1. Charlie Dunbar Broad to Dorothy Moore; Cambridge, 25 October 1958.2. Thorold Francis Coade to Dorothy Moore; Blandford, 30 May 1935.3. William Burnlee Curry to Dorothy Moore; Dartington Hall, 20 March 1934.4. William Burnlee Curry to...
Dates: 1934-1991
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Edmund Leigh: Commonplace book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.102
Scope and Contents

Contains notes and extracts on philosophy, astronomy, natural history and medicine. fo. 2: 'Edmundus Lëus 1607'.

Dates: 1607
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Emil Heitz : Index verborum in Aristotelem

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6237
Scope and Contents

In Latin and Greek.

Dates: 1850 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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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.

Dates: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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George Edward Moore: Personal Papers and Correspondence

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8330
Scope and Contents

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).

Dates: 1873-1974
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Henry Jackson: Lectures on the History of Greek Philosophy

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6411
Scope and Contents

Lectures on Greek philosophy delivered by Henry Jackson, Michaelmas term, 1873, 154 folios. The text is on the recto. On the verso are headings and references.

Dates: 1873
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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History of Philosophy: Fundamental Ideas, Yin Yang [陰陽], Wu Hsing [五行 / Wu Xing] etc., 1943-11 - 1988-03-09

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/50
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1943-11 - 1988-03-09
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History of Philosophy: Wang Chhung [王充 / Wang Chong] and the Sceptical Tradition, 1940 - 1988-06-30

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/52
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1940 - 1988-06-30
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John Whiteside: Philosophical Lectures

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6301
Scope and Contents 'A Course of Philosophical Lectures by Tho. Whiteside A.M', 183 folios. The lectures are on mechanics. No Thomas Whiteside appears among the published lists of graduates of any university in the British Isles. This is evidently a mistake for John Whiteside (i.e. Tho. for Jho), who was giving such lectures in the early 18th century (see R.T. Gunther, Early science in Oxford, Vol. I). On fo. 1: 'Jno. Browne'. On the front cover are the words 'Mr. Browne', and on the back cover what appears to...
Dates: c.1710
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Lectures on Aristotle, 'De anima', Seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.05.28
Scope and Contents

The lectures commence at the top of a page, with no title prefixed, and are evidently a portion of a larger work. They are on the 3rd book of Aristotle's treatise 'De anima', according to the Greek division, although the references in them are to the 'texts' of the Arabs and Latins. See MS Dd.09.19 for a commentary ascribed to the same author on 'De anima' book 2 according to the Latin division; see also MS Dd.12.16.

Dates: Seventeenth century
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Meditations of Daniel Sennert, 1661

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ff.06.07
Scope and Contents

Meditations on the manner of living well and dying happily by Daniell Sennertus. Dr of phisick', 'Translated out of Latin into English by R. S.'

Dates: 1661
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Minutes and other papers of the Moral Sciences Club, 1878 - 2018

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.IX.39-48*, 56-6* etc
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Management Group:

Records in this category - Minutes of University associations and clubs, occasionally with related records - cover staff social and trades union associations, University fund-raising bodies and research groups, and student clubs.

Dates: 1878 - 2018
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Minutes of the Faculty Board of Moral Science, predecessor, successor and subordinate bodies, 1860 - 2015

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.V.10 etc
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Management Group:

Minutes of Boards of Studies, from 1926 known as Faculty Boards, may cover governance, appointments, budgets, curriculum development, examining and accommodation.

Dates: 1860 - 2015
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Officer's papers for the Hort Society, 1952 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/SOC.69
Scope and Contents From the Management Group:

The category - Student administration and support records - comprises records relating to student admissions at all levels, graduate students, visiting senior scholars, student careers advice and welfare, together with the records of clubs and societies.

Dates: 1952 - 1972
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Partridge: The Papers of Frances Catherine Partridge

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP
Scope and Contents This collection contains typescript and manuscript diaries, lectures, philosophy notes, correspondence, photographs, printed copies of book reviews, articles and obituaries. Many of the diaries exist only in typescript form, but in later years the only copies are in manuscript. Letters to her husband, Ralph Partridge, are included in this collection. In addition to her own photograph albums, there are two albums which belonged to Dora Carrington and two which belonged to Lytton Strachey,...
Dates: 1905 - 2004
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