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Platt Papers

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0103 MS ADD 29
Held at: University College London
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Full title: Platt Papers
Date(s): Created 20th Century
Level of description: Collection (fonds)
Extent: 1 folder
Name of creator(s): Platt | John Arthur | 1860-1925 | Professor of Greek
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Administrative/Biographical history:

John Platt was born on 11 July 1860. He attended Harrow School and Trinity College Cambridge, where he was made a Fellow. He was Professor of Greek at University College London from 1894 till his death. He published an edition of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey and various translations and papers on classical subjects. He died on 16 March 1925.


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Translations and notes from Hippocrates.

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Open. The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

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Photocopies/photographs/microfilm are supplied for private research only at the Archivist's discretion. Please note that material may be unsuitable for copying on conservation grounds, and that photographs cannot be photocopied in any circumstances. Researchers who wish to publish material must seek copyright permission from the copyright owner.

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