Reading Experience Database

Listing for Author: William Temple


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1900-1945' "When all is done human life is at its greatest and best but a little froward [sic] child to be played with, and hum...Katherine Mansfield William TempleMiscellaneaPrint: Book
1800-1849Harriet Martineau, on research for a story on Bills of Exchange to be set either in Holland or South America: 'I thoug...Harriet Martineau Sir William Temple[work on Holland]Print: Book
1600-1699'As long as your last [letter] was, I read it over thrice in less then an hower, though to say truth I skipt some on't...Dorothy Osborne William Temple[letter]Manuscript: Letter
1700-1799'Read, in the evening, "Temple on the Origin of Government:" in which the source of political power is successfully tr...Thomas Green Sir William TempleEssaysPrint: Book
1700-1799'JOHNSON. "Sir William Temple was the first writer who gave cadence to English prose. Before his time they were carele...Samuel Johnson William TemplePrint: Book
1900-1945'The subject of the evening "Gardens" was then taken. Geo Burrow reminded us that the world began in the garden of Ede...Rosamund Wallis William Temple[on gardens]Print: Book


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