Journals of Nassau William Senior
Journals of Nassau William Senior, recording conversations in France, August-September 1860, March-May 1863, probably in the hand of his daughter Mrs. M.C.M. Simpson, with some corrections by him.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. d. 245].
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MSS. Eng. hist. d. 245-247
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 9207
Biographical / Historical
Nassau William Senior (1790-1864) was an economist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40190-2.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The journals were bought from H.G. Commin in 1961.
- Versions are printed in Conversations with M. Thiers, M. Guizot, etc. (London, 1878), ii, 356-388, and Conversations with distinguished persons, etc. (London, 1880), i, 2-136, 183-311. The last three conversations in d. 247 are printed in Bodleian Library Record, 7 (1962-1967), 122-133.
- Journals of Nassau William Senior
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