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Hart, 1933-1997

MS. Berlin 257
Held at the Weston Library

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Comprises letters from and copies of letters to:

(fols. 1-114) H.L.A. Hart, 1933-1983, including letters about:

  1. (fols. 18-22) Hart's possible move from law to an academic career in philosophy, 1944
  2. (fols. 41-43) the work of J.L. Austin in connection with Austin's application for White's Professorship of Moral Philosophy, 1952
  3. (fols. 63-64) Hart's impressions of Jerusalem and Israel, 1964
  4. (fols. 104-114) (=Closed.)

(fols. 115-187) J.M. Hart, c.1934-1997, including letters about:

  1. (fols. 154-155) the offer to Berlin of the Wardenship of Nuffield College, 1953
  2. (fol. 157) the draft of Berlin's lecture on ' Two Concepts of Liberty', 1958
  3. (fols. 158-160) Richard Pares's qualities as a historian, and comments on Berlin's appreciation of him, 1958
  4. (fols. 168-170) a lecture by Berlin on Machiavelli, 1960s
  5. (fols. 177-187) (=Closed).


  • Creation: 1933-1997


187 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Berlin 257

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom