Item 73 - Letter from J.R. Seeley to Henry Sidgwick

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Add. MS c/95/73


Letter from J.R. Seeley to Henry Sidgwick


  • 6 Nov [1882] (Creation)

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Thanks Sidgwick for his 'kind congratulations', and admits that it was a great relief to him after his unexpected defeat at King's. Expresses his satisfaction with his new College and with the improvement that has taken place there in the previous quarter of a century. Declares that if as much improvement goes on everywhere, they 'may live to see Cambridge a pleasant place and to be proud of it.'

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