Philosophy manuscripts of Walter Kaufmann, 1947-1975.


Philosophy manuscripts of Walter Kaufmann, 1947-1975.

Consists of typed manuscripts with holograph revisions, page proofs and galleys for original works and translations by Kaufmann.

5.4 linear ft. (12 archival boxes, 2 half-size archival boxes)



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