Paris Journals of Nassau William Senior

Scope and Content

Journals of Nassau William Senior in Paris, 8-24 May 1853, 18 May-14 June 1855, in the hands of amanuenses, signed at the end by Senior.

Administrative / Biographical History

Nassau William Senior (1790-1864) was an economist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

The journals were given to the Library by Phoebe Marivale in 1965.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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. 40196-7.

Related Material

See also Journals of Nassau William Senior (MSS. Eng. hist. d. 245-7).


The journals were printed, with many omissions, in Conversations with M. Thiers, M. Guizot, etc. (London, 1878), i, 139-205, ii, 17-60.