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Record 11006

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'The greatest pleasure I have lately had has been the perusal of the 2 last volumes of Froude's Carlyle.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Jan 1884 and 31 Dec 1884
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
   
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Henry James
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1843
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Novelist
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: United States of America
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: James Anthony Froude
Title: Thomas Carlyle: A History of his Life in London, 1
Genre: Autobiog / Diary
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 11006  
Source - Print  
  Author: Leon Edel
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Henry James Letters
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1988
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 54
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Leon Edel, Henry James Letters (London, 1988), p. 54, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=11006, accessed: 22 October 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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