Lectures on Plato's Republic, 1878-1879, given by John Marshall

Scope and Content

Yorkshire College evening class lectures on Plato's Republic, given by John Marshall in session 1878-1879: notes and fuller reports by Benjamin Johnson, with reports of lectures 16, 18, and 20 based on Ogden's shorthand notes. Inserted: (1) printed leaflet advertising the course; (2) list of awards of prizes and certificates for the session 1878-1879

Administrative / Biographical History

John Marshall, a graduate of Oxford and Edinburgh, was appointed as a professor of classical literature in 1877, prior to the establishment of an Arts section as part of the Yorkshire College in 1878

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Miss Phoebe Johnson, 1952


In English

Additional Information

The Yorkshire College became the University of Leeds in 1904,on receipt of its Charter