Item 50 - Letter from H. L. Mansel to [William Whewell]

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Letter from H. L. Mansel to [William Whewell]


  • 25 Nov. 1855 (Creation)

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Bequest of William Whewell, 1866.

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St Johns Coll Oxford - Thanks him for the papers on Plato; discusses Plato's concept of 'hypothesis', universal postulates, refers to the theories of Mill and Spencer.

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Tipped in before the title page of Mansel's Psychology : the test of moral and metaphysical philosophy : an inaugural lecture delivered in Magdalen College, October 23, 1855 (Oxford, 1855), shelfmark 267.c.84.1[6].

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