Franz Clemens Brentano correspondence, 1867-1917.


Brentano, Franz Clemens, 1838-1917. Franz Clemens Brentano correspondence, 1867-1917.

Franz Clemens Brentano correspondence, 1867-1917.

Chiefly correspondence and manuscripts of Brentano. Major correspondents include Christian von Ehrenfels, Oskar Kraus, Anton Marty, Alfred Kastil, Karl Stumpf, Franz Hillebrand, Edmund Husserl, and smaller amounts of correspondence with Heinrich Gomperz, Theodor Gomperz, and Herman Schell. Also considerable number of letters from Giuseppe Amato Pojero, Emil Utitz, and Francesco Orestano. Other papers include drafts of psychology lectures and manuscripts of writings, Petzold, Das Welt Problem, and On Reininger.

17 boxes (9 linear ft.)



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