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Hilton - Joll, 1930-1991

MS. Berlin 259
Held at the Weston Library

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Comprises letters from and copies of letters to:

(fols. 1-67) J.R. Hilton, c.1930-1991, including:

  1. (fols. 43-44) comments on Berlin's Two Concepts of Liberty, 1959
  2. (fols. 58-67) (=Closed).

(fols. 68-178) A.R. James, 1949-1957, including:

  1. (fols. 82-84) Berlin's impressions of his months at Harvard University, 1949

(fols. 179-243) J.B. Joll, c.1939-1985, including letters about:

  1. (fols. 194-201) the offer to Berlin of the Wardenship of Nuffield College, 1953-1954
  2. (fols. 207-208) Boris Pasternak, especially the broadcast of Dr Zhivago on the BBC, 1958
  3. (fols. 215-218) the visits of Ernst Bloch and Korney Chukovsky to Oxford, 1962


  • Creation: 1930-1991


243 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

Some material is closed.


MS. Berlin 259

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom