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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1850-1899I have been reading lately "Maunders Geography" and working a little at "Thompson's Natural Philosophy["]Albert Battiscombe Benjamin ThompsonPhilosophical Papers: being a collection of memoirPrint: Book
1800-1849Byron to John Murray, 9 October 1822, on his recent illness (painfully and ineffectually treated by a local doctor): '...George Gordon Lord Byron Thompsonbook of prescriptionsPrint: Book
1850-1899How the young Alice Meynell gained her family's support for her writing: ' ... [in c. 1867 Alice Thompson] had shown ....Thomas Thompson Alice Thompsonunknown poemsManuscript: Unknown
1900-1945'While his widowed mother... worked a market stall, Ralph Finn scrambled up the scholarship ladder to Oxford Universit...Ralph Finn Francis ThompsonPrint: Book
"Enid Starkie claimed that reading Francis Thompson's 'The Hound of Heaven' when she was ten made her feel as though s...Enid Starkie Francis ThompsonThe Hound of HeavenPrint: Unknown
1800-1849'I have been reading Thompson's "History of the Late War in Britain"; Decrees Blockades.'William Richard Grahame David ThompsonHistory of the Late War Between Great Britain andPrint: Book
1900-1945[alone in the sick bay] 'Read "Kidnapped". Not up to much... Dr came and said I couldn't go down [into lessons] until...Hilary Spalding Ernest Seton ThompsonTrail of the Sandhill Stag, ThePrint: Book
1900-1945[List of books read in 1943, in diary for 1943]: 'The Farthing Spinster; Guy Mannering; Whereas I was Blind; And So t...Hilary Spalding Dora Olive ThompsonThat Girl GingerPrint: Book
1900-1945[List of favourite things of 1945]: 'My favourite Books: The Keys of the Kingdom. The Good Companions Authors: Dap...Hilary Spalding Francis ThompsonHound of Heaven, ThePrint: Book
1800-1849'I read Tacitus - 3 of Hume's essays VIII IX X - some of the German theatre - write - walk - Shelleys [sic] reads Poli...Mary Shelley Benjamin Thompson [trans.]German TheatrePrint: Book
1800-1849'S. finishes reading his poem aloud. - read from the German theatre'Mary Shelley Benjamin Thompson (trans.)German TheatrePrint: Book
1900-1945'On my First Communion day, November 21st 1914, I felt nothing at the actual receiving of the sacrament but in reading...Antonia White Francis Thompson[poems]Print: Book
1800-1849Lady Harriet Cavendish to her grandmother, the Countess Dowager Spencer, 7 November 1808: 'I am glad that I mention...Lady Harriet Cavendish James ThompsonThe Castle of IndolencePrint: Book
1800-1849Lady Harriet Cavendish to her grandmother, the Countess Dowager Spencer, 7 November 1808: 'I am glad that I mention...Lady Stafford James ThompsonThe Castle of IndolencePrint: Book
1900-1945'A programme devoted to Shelley was arranged which included readings from Adonais, the Skylark & Francis Thompson's Es...Members of XII Book ClubFrancis ThompsonShelleyPrint: Book
1900-1945'My first real understanding of the "terrific sensation" came from an article published in the "Sunday Chronicle" on M...Vera Brittain Dorothy Thompson[article in the "Sunday Chronicle"]Print: Newspaper

'Meeting held at Fairlight: 9 Denmark Rd. 18th April 1932.

Francis Pollard in the Chair.

1. Minutes...

Howard Smith Francis Thompson?"At Lords"Print: Book


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