Spencer, Herbert, 1820-1903
- Existence: 1820-04-27 - 1903-12-08
Herbert Spencer (1820-1903), English philosopher, biologist, anthropologist, sociologist, and classical liberal political theorist.
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
The papers consist of correspondence, writings, lectures, and other papers of Thomas Hodgskin. Of particular interest is a group of letters between Hodgskin and Francis Place which give a detailed account of Hodgskin's experiences and reflections while travelling through Europe. Also included are some papers of a personal and family nature.
The Liebert Autograph Collection contains chiefly British (as well as other European and American) historical and literary manuscripts and autographs, including items by James Boswell, Jr., Sir Joseph Banks, Marie Corelli, Eugene V. Debs, Camille Pissarro, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Thomas Henry Huxley, Samuel Johnson, Ouida, and Alfred Tennyson. The Liebert Correspondence consists of letters written to Liebert by Ian Fleming, Beverly Nichols, John Cowper Powys, and Thornton Wilder.
Inscribed "Emma Beach from H. W. [R.?], Oct 31."
Printed stamp on back: C. H. Williamson's Photographic Portrait Gallery, Brooklyn.
Two cent stamp on back.