Bundle of letters

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 ALEX/A/1/1/82
  • Dates of Creation
      29 May 1910-10 Nov 1912
  • Physical Description
      4 pieces; 4 sheets.

Scope and Content

From F.G. Donnan [Frederick George Donnan (1870-1956), physical chemist] of the Muspratt Laboratory of Physical and Electro-Chemistry at the University of Liverpool. Topics include his search for a 'philosophy of science', the way in which Alexander’s theories may help him to find one, the 'tremendous revolution in physical science' which has placed 'Matter, Energy, Space and Time...all in a state of flux' and Alexander’s ‘On Relations and in Particular the Cognitive Relation’ [Mind, July 1912].

Dated at Liverpool.