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Record Number: 810


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

[Marginalia]

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 1 Jan 1808 and 31 Dec 1810

Country:

n/a

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:

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Male

Date of Birth:

21 Oct 1772

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

poet, critic, philosopher

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

n/a

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

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Proclus Proclus

Title:

The Philosophical and Mathematical Commentaries

Genre:

Philosophy, Science, Mathematics

Form of Text:

Print: Book

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

810

Source:

Print

Author:

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Editor:

Heather Jackson

Title:

Marginalia

Place of Publication:

Princeton

Date of Publication:

1980-2001

Vol:

4

Page:

n/a

Additional Comments:

n/a

Citation:

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Heather Jackson (ed.), Marginalia (Princeton, 1980-2001), 4, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=810, accessed: 01 December 2022


Additional Comments:

Date of experience: between 1808 and 1810, probably 1810

   
   
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