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Manuscript, in pencil, of Ludwig Wittgenstein, 'Logischphilosophische Abhandlung'

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MS. German d. 7

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Manuscript, in pencil, of Ludwig Wittgenstein, 'Logisch-philosophische Abhandlung', c.1918 (no. 104 in G. H. von Wright's catalogue, loc. cit. under 47249 - MS. German d. 6). See Prototractatus: an early version of Tractatus logico-philosophicus, ed. B. F. McGuinness et al. (London, 1971) which includes a facsimile of the manuscript.

100 leaves, 67-100 blank, a leaf cut out between fols. 2 and 3

Dates

  • c.1918

Extent

100 Leaves

Language of Materials

German

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. German d. 7, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. German d. 7

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16575

Overview

Manuscript, in pencil, of Ludwig Wittgenstein, 'Logischphilosophische Abhandlung', c.1918.

Biographical / Historical

Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (1889–1951) was an Austrian philosopher.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Withdrawn from Sotheby's sale of 7 July 1969, lot 842; bought with the aid of a grant from the Pilgrim Trust, 1969.
Title
Manuscript, in pencil, of Ludwig Wittgenstein, 'Logischphilosophische Abhandlung'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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