Reading Experience Database
1450-1945

Listing for Author: H Smith

 

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1700-1799
1800-1849
'Austen read especially novels by women, including Mary Brunton, Frances and Sarah Harriet Burney, Maria Edgeworth, Ch...Jane Austen Charlotte Smith[novels]Print: Book
1800-1849'happiness is a very common plant...' 'e. smith's fragments' 'greenock'Elisabeth or Eliza Duncan Miss Elizabeth SmithFragments of prose and verse: by a young ladyUnknown
1800-1849'the christain life may be compared...' 'e. smith's fragments'. followed by extract ascribed to 'hannah more' 'those ...Elisabeth or Eliza Duncan Miss Elizabeth SmithFragments of prose and verse: by a young ladyUnknown
1800-1849'the cause of all sin...' 'e.smith's fragments'. signed 'e.d.'Elisabeth or Eliza Duncan Miss Elizabeth SmithFragments of prose and verse: by a young ladyUnknown
1700-1799'On the rear flyleaf of his copy of [Charlotte Smith's] Elegiac Sonnets [5th edn, 1789]... W[ordsworth] copied two mor...William Wordsworth Charlotte Smith[sonnets (two)]Manuscript: Unknown
1800-1849Byron to John Murray, 20 January 1813; 'In "Horace in London" I perceive some stanzas on Ld. E[lgin] - in which ... I ...George Gordon Lord Byron James and Horace SmithHorace in London; consisting of Imitations of the First Two Books of the Odes of HoracePrint: Book
1800-1849Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere Journal, 24 December 1802: 'William is now sitting by me, at 1/2 past 10 o'clock. I hav...William Wordsworth Charlotte SmithElegiac SonnetsPrint: Book
1700-1799" Finished reading that Emmeline, a Trumpery novel in four volumes. If I can answer for myself I will never again unde...Lady Eleanor Butler Charlotte SmithEmmelinePrint: Book
1700-1799
1800-1849
?The transition from the vapid sentimentality of the novel of fifty years ago to the goblin horrors of the last twenty...Charles Maturin Charlotte SmithThe Old Manor HousePrint: Book
1700-1799
1800-1849
?Have you seen Minor Morals by Mrs Smith ? There is in it a beautiful botanical poem called ?Calendar of Flora?.?Maria Edgeworth Charlotte SmithMinor Morals: interspersed with sketches of National history and historical anecdotes and original storiesPrint: Book
1700-1799'With a fine imagination and command of Language Charlotte Smith cannot write without Interest [.] this is an odd work...Anna Larpent Charlotte SmithDesmondPrint: Book
1800-1849'In 1816, left alone in Bath by her husband, Mary Shelley records reading "The Solitary Wanderer", Charlotte Smith's "...Mary Shelley Charlotte SmithLetters of a Solitary WandererPrint: Book
1700-1799'[Pennington] emphasises... that she "highly disapproved" the novels of Charlotte Smith, believing their morality "ver...Elizabeth Carter Charlotte SmithEmmelinePrint: Book
1700-1799'[Pennington] emphasises... that she "highly disapproved" the novels of Charlotte Smith, believing their morality "ver...Elizabeth Carter Charlotte SmithDesmondPrint: Book
1800-1849'When at home I usually retired to my garret, where I employed myself in either reading or working... In reading I usu...Thomas Carter John SmithTravels in Canada and the United StatesPrint: Book
1700-1799'Tuesday the 4th being a very wet day we were obliged to keep pretty close to our miserably dull apartments the walls ...John Marsh, Elizabeth Marsh and Miss WhiteCharlotte SmithCelestinaPrint: Book
1700-1799'Having finish'd my business in this neighbourhood, I on the next day (Friday the 24th) return'd to London in the coac...John Marsh Charlotte SmithThe Young PhilosopherPrint: Book
1800-1849
1850-1899
[Item transcribed into a commonplace book]: [Title] 'Country and Town [by] H. Smith'; [Text] 'Horrid, in country shade...Magdalene Sharpe- Erskine H. SmithCountry and TownPrint: Unknown
1800-1849[Marginalia]Samuel Taylor Coleridge John SmithSelect DiscoursesPrint: Book
1800-1849[Marginalia]Samuel Taylor Coleridge Charles SmithSeven Letters on National ReligionPrint: Book
1800-1849'Evening by Charlotte Smith Oh soothing hour, when glowing Day, ...'Molineux group, including Mrs MolineuxCharlotte SmithEveningUnknown
1800-1849'Upon Mrs Digweed's mentioning that she had sent the Rejected Addresses to Mr Hinton, I began talking to her a little ...Jane Austen James and Horatio SmithRejected Addresses; or the new Theatrum PoetarumPrint: Book
1800-1849'Upon Mrs Digweed's mentioning that she had sent the Rejected Addresses to Mr Hinton, I began talking to her a little ...Mrs Digweed James and Horatio SmithRejected Addresses; or the new Theatrum PoetarumPrint: Book
1800-1849'The Papillons have now got the Book [J & H Smith's "Rejected Addresses"] and like it very much; their niece Eleanor h...Papillon FamilyJames and Horatio SmithRejected Addresses; or the new Theatrum PoetarumPrint: Book
1800-1849'The Papillons have now got the Book [J & H Smith's "Rejected Addresses"] and like it very much; their niece Eleanor h...Eleanor Papillon James and Horatio SmithRejected Addresses; or the new Theatrum PoetarumPrint: Book
1600-1699'earley up in the morning to read the "Seamans grammar and dictionary" I lately have got, which doth please me exceedi...Samuel Pepys John SmithThe sea-man's grammarPrint: Book
1900-1945'Oh, I like funny books, like Thorne Smith, you know, nothing too serious. ("For whom the Bell Tolls", Hemingway, was ...Thorne SmithunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849'in the evening walk out - read the Solitary wanderer'Mary Godwin Charlotte SmithLetters of a Solitary WandererPrint: Book
1800-1849'Return to Este. read Mrs C. Smiths novel of Emmeline'Mary Shelley Charlotte SmithEmmeline, or the Orphan of the CastlePrint: Book
1800-1849'Finish Emmeline - S. reads Joseph Andrews'Mary Shelley Charlotte SmithEmmeline, or the Orphan of the CastlePrint: Book
1800-1849'Tor Hill, I have read - and was amused to find myself [underlined] en pays de connaissance [end underlining]. Many ye...Sarah Harriet Burney Horatio SmithTor HillPrint: Book
1800-1849'I have a present of the poetical Register no 7 as a testimony of respect & therein I find [italics] Horace in London ...George Crabbe Horace SmithHorace in LondonPrint: Serial / periodical
1800-1849'I have a present of the poetical Register no 7 as a testimony of respect & therein I find [italics] Horace in London ...George Crabbe Horace SmithRejected AddressesPrint: Unknown
1800-1849'How are you supplied with Books; I have some from Bath, but I begin to be weary of toil & Humour. yet Mr Reynolds was...George Crabbe Horace SmithGaieties and Gravities; A Series of Sketches, Comic Tales, and Fugitive VagariesPrint: Book
1700-1799
1800-1849
John Wilson Croker to Mr C. Phillips, 3 January 1854: 'As to my novel reading I confess that in my younger days I u...John Wilson Croker Charlotte SmithPrint: Book
1850-1899'The programme on the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayham [sic] was as follows. Reading of the poem by Mrs Edminson and Mrs Rawl...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on Life of Edward Fitzgerald]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Mr W. H. Smith then read a paper on the life of John Ruskin'.William Henry Smith William Henry Smith[Paper on Ruskin]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Three papers were devoted to aspects of Burns & his works. Mrs Goadby read a biographical sketch. Mrs Smith read a pa...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on Burns as song writer]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'A meeting was held at Whinfield [?] on Dec 8 1904 devoted to H.G. Wells's Mankind in the Making. Howard R. Smith gave...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[paper on H. G. wells's 'Mankind in the Making']Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Mrs Smith then read an interesting biography of Keats which was followed by a reading of "I stood tiptoe upon a littl...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[a biography of Keats]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Howard R. Smith then read a paper on the history of the House of Lords which was followed by considerablee discussion...Howard R. Smith Howard R Smith[paper on the House of Lords]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'An excellent programme illustrative of R.L. Stevenson's work was then proceeded with. A biographical paper was read b...Howard R Smith Howard R Smith[paper on life of RL Stevenson]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The following was the programme for the evening Viz a paper by W.S. Rowntree on W.W. Jacobs' works. C.E. Stansfield,...Howard Smith Howard Smith[Paper on William Pett Ridge]Manuscript: Unknown
1800-1849Thursday, 16 March 1826: 'In the evening after dinner read Mrs. Charlotte Smith's novel Desmond, decidedly the wors...Walter Scott Charlotte SmithDesmondPrint: Book
1800-1849Tuesday, 1 August 1826: 'Yesterday evening [...] I took to arranging the old plays of which Terry had brought me ab...Walter Scott Wentworth SmithThe Hector of Germany, or The PalsgravePrint: Book
1800-1849Tuesday, 17 October 1826: 'Read over Sir John Chiverton and Brambletye House, novels in what I may surely claim as ...Walter Scott John SmithBrambletye HousePrint: Book
1900-1945'The subject of Occultism was introduced in a general & comprehensive way [by] C. Stansfield. H.R. Smith read a paper ...Howard Smith Howard Smith[paper on Subliminal Consciousness]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The subject of this evening's discussion was The Philosophy of Henri Bergson. Interesting papers were given by C.E. S...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[paper on Henri Bergson]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Some notes on the subject of Christian Science by E.A. Smith were read & C.E. Stansfield described some of the litera...Elizabeth Ann Smith[notes on Christian Science]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The Meeting then considered the Life & Works of Alfred Russel Wallace. Walter S. Rowntree gave us an account of Walla...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[Paper on A.R. Wallace's psychical writings]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Child- Study then claimed our attention. Three papers (or contributions) were given first of all by Mrs Smith, Mr Eva...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on child study]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The meeting then considered the work of H.G. Wells. The chief item of interest was undoubtedly a paper by Henry M. Wa...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on 'Mankind in the Making' by Wells]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The evening was then devoted to the subject of Psychical Phenomena. The Secretary (Ernest E. Unwin] read a brief intr...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on the spirit world]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'Essays were then read. The Secretary does not feel able to do more than indicate the general nature of these essays. ...Elizabeth Ann Smith Elizabeth Ann Smith[paper on the mind and its training]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The following miscellaneous programme was then gone through. This change in the subject was caused by the imposibilit...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith'Etaples & the Air raids'Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The rest of the evening was devoted to John Bunyan. H.R. Smith read a paper dealing with the main episodes of his lif...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[paper on Bunyan's life]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The rest of the evening was spent in the company of Samuel Pepys (Peeps) The Club was much indebted to H.M. Wallis a...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[essay on Pepys]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The evening was then devoted to Samuel Johnson as seen through the biography of Boswell. Two papers were contributed....Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[paper on Boswell]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The Minutes of the last meeting were read & approved'Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club]Manuscript: book
1900-1945'The Minutes of last meeting were read & agreed'Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club]Manuscript: book
1900-1945'The Financial Statement was read & approved'Howard R. Smith Edith Smith[financial statement of XII Book Club]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'C.I. Evans read a short essay on W.H. Hudsons story Green Mansions H.R. Smith followed on Rates & Taxes & Geo Burrow ...Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[paper on "Rates and taxes"]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'The treasurers report showing a balance in hand of 19/- was read'Edith Smith Edith Smith[treasurer's report of XII Book Club]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'After supper the Secretary read the Minutes of the last Meeting'Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club]Manuscript: book
1900-1945'The Minutes of last Meeting were read & approved'Howard R. Smith Howard R. Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club]Manuscript: book
1900-1945'The financial statement was read showing a balance in hand of 11/ 3 1/2'Edith Smith Edith Smith[financial statement of XII Book Club]Manuscript: Unknown
1800-1849[Charlotte Brontë, as Currer Bell, to her publisher, W. S. Williams, 15 June 1848:] 'I duly received Mirabeau ...Charlotte Brontë John Stores SmithMirabeau: A Life HistoryPrint: Book
1900-1945A Meeting held at Mark Ash Tuesday May 8th 1928 C. J. Evans in the Chair 1 Minutes of last approved Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 23 March 1928]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

A Meeting held at 30 Northcourt Avenue [Oct 19/28]

Miss E. C. Stevens in the chair

1. Minutes of l...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting held 8 May 1928]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

A Meeting held at 30 Northcourt Avenue [Oct 19/28]

Miss E. C. Stevens in the chair

1. Minutes of l...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes/report of the picnic meeting held 12 Jun 1928]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at 9 Denmark Rd 13/11/1928 F. E. Pollard in the chair

1. Minutes of last read and approved<...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 13 November 1928]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A meeting held at School House 4/12/28 T. C. Elliott in the chair

1 Minutes of the last read and approved<...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes/report of the meeting held 13 November 1928]Manuscript: Unknown, Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at Whinfell 21/1/29 Alfred Rawlings in the chair

1. Minutes of last time read and approved<...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting held 4 Dec 1928]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at Oakdene 20/2/1929 S. A. Reynolds in the chair

1. Minutes of last Meeting read and approv...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 21 Jan 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at Oakdene 20/2/1929 S. A. Reynolds in the chair

1. Minutes of last Meeting read and approv...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[A brief sketch of Victor Hugo's life]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945

'A. Meeting held at Frensham 19/3/1929 H. R. Smith in the chair

Min 1 Minutes of last read and approved

...
Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 26 Feb 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at Grove House May 3rd H. B. Lawson in the chair

Min 1. Minutes of last Read and approved

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 19 Mar 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at Broomfield June 6 1929

Geo H Burrow in the chair

Min 1. Minutes of last time rea...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club meeting, 3 May 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at 70 Northcourt Avenue 25th September 1929 C. E Stansfield in the chair

Min 1. Minutes o...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of XII Book Club meeting, 6 June 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

'A Meeting held at 30 Northcourt Avenue 19/10/29 Miss E. C. Stevens in the chair

1. Minutes of last time re...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 25 Sep 1929]Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945Meeting held at Reckitt House 27/2/30 R. H. Robson in the chair 1. Minutes of last Meeting approved 5. The subje...Howard SmithMinutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 3 Dec 1929Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945Meeting held at Ashton Lodge July 10th 1930
H. M. Wallis in the chair
Min 1. Minutes of last meeting approv...
Howard Smith Howard SmithMinutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 3 June 1930Manuscript: Notebook
1900-1945

Meeting held at Fairlight, Denmark Rd.: 21.iii.33

Francis E. Pollard in the Chair.

1. Minutes of l...

Reginald H. Robson Howard Smith[A paper on English justice]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945

Meeting held at Oakdene, Northcourt Av, 20.3.34.

Sylvanus A. Reynolds in the Chair.

1. Minute...

Francis E. Pollard Howard SmithNewcomers to ReadingManuscript: Unknown
1900-1945

Meeting held at 9 Denmark Road, 20 IV. 1934

F. E. Pollard in the chair

1. Minutes of last read & a...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[An account of the life of William Morris]Manuscript: Unknown
1900-1945

'Meeting held at 70 Northcourt Avenue: 18. 6. 35.

Charles E. Stansfield in the Chair

1. Minutes of...

Howard Smith Howard Smith[A paper on the early history of London]Manuscript: Unknown

 

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