Correspondence on academic subjects

Scope and Content

Letters from:

  • I. Abrahams (1880);
  • J.C. Adams (1874);
  • Robert Adamson (1876-81), 15 items;
  • Sir George Biddell Airy (1868);
  • E. Douglas Archibald (1879);
  • Sir William George Armstrong (1875);
  • Asher & Co., foreign booksellers (1878);
  • Charles Babbage (1869);
  • Walter Bagehot (1866, n.d.), 3 items;
  • Alexander Bain (1864-76), 4 items;
  • David Miller Balfour (1864, 1873), 2 items;
  • Thomas Squire Barrett (1873);
  • William Fletcher Barrett (n.d. [1879]);
  • Robert Dudley Baxter (1871);
  • Thomas Spencer Baynes (1869, 1873), 2 items;
  • Somerset Archibald Beaumont (n.d. (1865);
  • E. C. Benecke (1880), 3 items;
  • George Bentham (1869), 2 items;
  • Frederick Binyon (1878), 3 items;
  • Sir George Christopher Molesworth Birdwood (1879), 2 items;
  • Thomas Holmes Blakesley (1876-7), 2 items;
  • Gerolamo Boccardo (1879);
  • Luigi Bodio (1875, 1878), 2 items;
  • George Boole (1863-4), 4 items;
  • Francis Bowen (1868-70), 3 items;
  • Thomas Brassey, 1st Earl Brassey (1874);
  • J.S. Brewer (n.d.);
  • William Henry Brooks Brewer (1873), 2 items;
  • John Bridge (1880), 4 items;
  • John Bright (1868);
  • Edward John Broadfield (1865-79), 5 items;
  • (?William Brown) (1879);
  • Ernest W. Buller (1877);
  • John Elliott Cairnes (1863-8), 4 items;
  • John Cazenove (1875);
  • James Challis (1869);
  • Michel Chevalier (1869);
  • (?Charles Howard Peregrine) Christie (1879), 2 items;
  • Richard Copley Christie (n.d. [1866]);
  • William Smith Churchill (n.d. [1877]);
  • Hyde Clark (1878), 2 items;
  • Rev. William Branwhite Clarke (1857);
  • Robert Bellamy Clifton (1866);
  • Johannes E. Conrad (1878), 2 items;
  • James Cork (1863);
  • Charles Loftus Corkran (1878);
  • Luigi Cossa (1879-80), 3 items;
  • Henry Craik (n.d. [1881]);
  • Philip Crellin (1868);
  • Henry Hardinge Samuel Cunynghame (n.d.), 2 items;
  • John Towne Danson (1866);
  • George Howard Darwin (1873);
  • Johan d'Aulnis de Bourouill, Baron (1874-80), 10 items;
  • Joseph Rémi Leopold Delbaeuf (1880);
  • Augustus De Morgan (1863-4), 2 items;
  • William Fishburn Donkin (1865);
  • M. H. Doolittle (1875);
  • Thomas Dyson (1871, 1875), 2 items;
  • Frederick Bernard Edmonds (1878-80), 5 items;
  • Alexander J. Ellis (1869, 1872), 2 items;
  • Talfourd Ely (1879), 2 items;
  • Stephen H. Emmens (1866, 1877), 3 items;
  • Vigand Andreas Falbe-Hansen (1874);
  • Barnard William Farey (1868);
  • William Farr (1872);
  • Henry Fawcett (1863);
  • Maggiorino Ferraris (1878);
  • Henry William Field (1869), 2 items;
  • William Henry Fletcher (1876);
  • Hans Forssell (1878);
  • Alfred de Foville (1879);
  • Herbert Somerton Foxwell (1876-82), 4 items;
  • A. C. Fraser (1879);
  • Sir Charles William Fremantle (1880);
  • Adalbert Frout de Fontpertuis (1878), 2 items;
  • Edward Harrison Fuller (1878);
  • Sir Francis Galton (1875, 1877), 3 items;
  • Richard Garnett (1880-1), 2 items;
  • William Ewart Gladstone (1874, n.d.), 2 items;
  • James Whitbread Lee Glaisher (1877);
  • Sir George Laurence Gomme (1881), 2 items;
  • Thomas Graham (1868), 2 items;
  • Joseph Gouge Greenwood (1862-75), 8 items;
  • George J.P. Grieve (1869);
  • B. Griffith (1868);
  • W. B. Grove (1880-1), 7 items;
  • Rowland Hamilton (n.d. (1879), 1881), 2 items;
  • William Handford (1881);
  • Thomson Hankey (1879);
  • Robert Harley (1866, 1879), 5 items;
  • Samuel Haughton (1874);
  • Robert B. Hayward (1874), 3 items;
  • Elijah Helm (1869, 1879), 2 items;
  • Charles Harold Herford (n.d.);
  • Sir John Frederick William Herschel (1861-70), 8 items;
  • James Hertz (1874), 2 items;
  • Mary Agnes Hickson (1881), 3 items;
  • Sir Francis Hincks (1876);
  • William Ballantyne Hodgson (1876)
  • Albert B. Hopkins (1872);
  • John Hopkinson (1877), 3 items;
  • Thomas Coghlan Horsfall (1878);
  • J.P. Hughlings (1869), 2 items;
  • John Kells Ingram (1881), 2 items;
  • Institute of Bankers (1880);
  • Henry Charles Fleeming Jenkin (1867), 3 items;
  • E. Wales Johnson (1868);
  • H. Kranichfeld (1876);
  • John Laing (1868);
  • William Langton (1876-7), 5 items;
  • Étienne Laspeyres (1864-6), 4 items;
  • Alfred Latham (1868), 2 items;
  • Thomas Leach (1863);
  • William Scarnell Lean (1865);
  • Thomas Edward Cliffe Leslie (1878-9), 2 items;
  • Louis Liard (1877-8), 6 items;
  • Charles-Mathieu Limousin (1879);
  • Joseph Norman Lockyer (n.d. [1870]);
  • Oliver Joseph Lodge (1881);
  • Robert Lowe (n.d. (1871), 1878), 2 items;
  • Richard Lowndes (1865);
  • Sir John Lubbock (1867), 2 items;
  • Hugh McColl (1880-1), 2 items;
  • Alexander Macfarlane (1879, 1881), 4 items;
  • Henry Dunning Macleod (1875);
  • James M. McKinlay (1878);
  • Margaret A. Macmillan (n.d. [1880]);
  • Christian Ludwig Madsen (1879);
  • Allan Marquand (1881), 2 items;
  • Alfred Marshall (1875);
  • John Marshall (1878), 2 items;
  • James Martineau (1865);
  • John Stuart Mill (1865);
  • John Mills (1878);
  • Alfred Milnes (1881);
  • C. J. Monro (1875, 1877), 5 items;
  • Eduard Moormeister (1879), 2 items;
  • Thomas B. Moran (1875);
  • John Morley (1873);
  • Frederick John Mouat (1882), 2 items;
  • (?Alex.) Muir (1875), 2 items;
  • Sir Roderick Impey Murchison (1867);
  • Joseph John Murphy (1875-81), 6 items;
  • Sir Anthony Musgrave (1879);
  • Samuel Newth (1869);
  • S. J. Nicolls (1874);
  • John Henry Norman (1881), 2 items;
  • Eliza Orme (1881);
  • Sir Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave (1873-6), 4 items;
  • John Park (1878);
  • Charles Sanders Peirce (1870);
  • Herbert Philips (1880);
  • John Phillips (1861);
  • Henry Piddington (1856);
  • Nicolaas Gerard Pierson (1878), 3 items;
  • R. W. Pordige (1881);
  • George Henry Pownall (n.d. [1879]);
  • Amilcare Puviani (1879), 2 items;
  • Carveth Read (1878);
  • Herbert Rix (1881);
  • Hugh W. Roberts (1868);
  • Alex. Robertson (1866);
  • George Croom Robertson (1880, n.d.), 2 items;
  • James Edwin Thorold Rogers (1863, n.d. [1865]), 2 items;
  • George Rolleston (1878);
  • William Rushton (1869);
  • Rev. Harold Rylett (1880);
  • Archibald Sandeman (1866, 1869), 2 items;
  • William Lucas Sargant (1870-1), 2 items;
  • G.N. Smith (1880);
  • John Benjamin Smith (1873);
  • John Thomas Smith (1869);
  • Charles Piazzi Smyth (1878);
  • Henry Clifton Sorby (1874);
  • Herbert Spencer (1869-80), 4 items;
  • Henry Spicer (1876);
  • Ernest Stanbury (1880);
  • Balfour Stewart (1874, 1877), 3 items;
  • Richard Strachan (1878);
  • William Summers (1874);
  • Hennan Susmann (1874);
  • E. B. Tawney (n.d.);
  • Alfred Tennyson (1866);
  • Isaac Todhunter (1865);
  • George Townend (1882);
  • Robert Tucker (1878);
  • John Hill Twigg (1879);
  • Charles B. Upton (1876);
  • Richard Valpy (1868);
  • John Veitch (1869);
  • John Venn (1876-7), 4 items;
  • George Walker (1868-9), 2 items;
  • William Samuel Walliker (1868);
  • Marie Esprit Léon Walras (1874-7), 10 items;
  • Harald Ludvig Westerguard (1878), 3 items;
  • William Whitaker (1864);
  • George Whitehead (1869), 2 items;
  • Thomas Read Wilkinson (1874);
  • Charles John Willdey (1881-2), 2 items;
  • Edward B. Willetts (1875);
  • Ralph Olmstead Williams (1875), 3 items;
  • Stephen Williamson (1876);
  • Sir Charles Rivers Wilson (1868, 1875), 2 items;
  • Louis Francois Raymond Wolowski (n.d. [1868]), 2 items;
  • Alfred Charles Wootton (1878);
  • Workmen's National Executive Committee for the Abolition of the Foreign Sugar Bounties (1879);
  • illegible signature or unsigned, 3 items.

JA/6/1/398-422. From Jevons, mainly copies or drafts, to:

  • George Boole (1863), 3 items (drafts);
  • British Museum Library (1862) (original);
  • Alexander J. Ellis (1878) (copy);
  • Stephen H. Emmens (1877) (copy);
  • Richard Garnett (1880-1), 2 (originals);
  • William Ewart Gladstone (1866), 3 items (drafts);
  • Robert Harley (1877) (copy);
  • Charles Harold Herford (1877) (original);
  • John Hopkinson (1879) (copy);
  • H. Kranichfeld (1876) (?draft);
  • Alexander Macmillan (1872, 1874), 2 items (typescript copies);
  • John Stuart Mill (1866) (draft);
  • Alfred Neild (1873, 1875), 2 items (copies);
  • Henry Piddington (1856) (?copy);
  • John Robson (1870) (photocopy);
  • Dr Smith (1863) (draft);
  • Sir George Gabriel Stokes (1872) (copy);
  • Marie Esprit Léon Walras (1874) (copy).

JA/6/2/423-4. Other correspondence between academics in Jevons's papers. To William Boyd Dawkins from: Edward Augustus Freeman (1870); W. Pengelly (1869).