The Bertrand Russell Archives Catalogue Entry and Research System
Since 1988
William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections,
McMaster University Library
The Bertrand Russell Research Centre

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Texts of over 1,200 letters are available for public searching in BRACERS. For more on the project see The Collected Letters of Bertrand Russell at the Russell Research Centre.

For a full, up-to-date and quantified list of Russell's correspondents, consult this page. Check the BRACERS (II) article for still-growing tables of Russell's addresses while he corresponded. For printouts and enhanced searching, contact

Abbreviations of document formats in the Form field

The Form field's abbreviations for letters and other documents are composites of the following common elements:

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Abbreviated publication titles

The Published field uses the following abbreviations for book and periodical publications.

By Bertrand Russell

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