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Collection Level Description: Paris Journals of Nassau William Senior

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 259-60
Title: Paris Journals of Nassau William Senior
Dates of Creation: 1853-5
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Nassau William Senior (1790-1864) was an economist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Journals of Nassau William Senior in Paris, 8-24 May 1853, 18 May-14 June 1855, in the hands of amanuenses, signed at the end by Senior.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The journals were given to the Library by Phoebe Marivale in 1965.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40196-7.

Related Units of Description

See also Journals of Nassau William Senior.

Publication Note

The journals were printed, with many omissions, in Conversations with M. Thiers, M. Guizot, etc. (London, 1878), i, 139-205, ii, 17-60.

Access Points


Senior | Nassau William | 1790-1864 | Economist

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