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Record Number: 19229


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'you will receive a Lyra Germanica from me the day after you get this letter, - I always wanted you to have it, & wished for your appreciation of Kate Winkworth's translation when we were at Heidelberg'

Century:

1850-1899

Date:

Until: 23 Dec 1858

Country:

Germany

Time

n/a

Place:

city: Heidelberg

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:

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

29 Sep 1810

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

author and clergyman's wife

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

Germany

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Christian Karl Josias Bunsen

Title:

Lyra Germanica

Genre:

Poetry, songs

Form of Text:

Print: Book

Publication Details

translated by Catherine Winkworth

Provenance

owned


Source Information:

Record ID:

19229

Source:

Print

Author:

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Editor:

J.A.V. Chapple

Title:

Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The

Place of Publication:

Manchester

Date of Publication:

1997

Vol:

n/a

Page:

521

Additional Comments:

n/a

Citation:

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, J.A.V. Chapple (ed.), Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The (Manchester, 1997), p. 521, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=19229, accessed: 21 February 2024


Additional Comments:

Additional editor, Arthur Pollard. Letter to Charles Bosanquet.

   
   
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