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The Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1938, 1953-1970

MS. Eng. misc. b. 218/D.7
Held at the Weston Library

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Editorial correspondence regarding Quantum Theory of Solids (published in 1955) which arose out of a series of lectures delivered by Peierls in 1953 at the Summer School at Les Houches; includes correspondence on foreign translations, second and paperback editions, and on other publications recommended or discussed by Peierls; some scientific correspondence arising. One early letter (1938) deals with a proposed book on the Quantum Theory which was never completed.


  • Creation: 1938, 1953-1970


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. b. 218/D.7

Former reference:

CSAC 52.6.77/D.7

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