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Essay written by George William Jones

Identifier: Coll-1261

Scope and Contents

The essay, manuscript, pp.32, entitled What is or what ought to be the meaning of Causation in the physical world? is dated 5 March 1900, and signed George W. Jones. On the cover is note: If lost / please return to / Geo. W. Jones / 52 North Bridge / Edinburgh / Reward


  • Creation: 1900


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Generally open for consultation to bona fide researchers, but some material closed. Please contact repository for details about access to the collection in advance of any visit.

Biographical / Historical

George W. Jones attended Edinburgh University between the years 1900 (probably) and 1907. He was awarded the degree of M.A. (1903), B.Sc. (1904), and LL.B. (1907).


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Material acquired April 2010. Accession no: E2010.11

Processing Information

Compiled by Graeme D. Eddie, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections.

Essay written by George William Jones (fl. 1903-1907)
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