Reading Experience Database
1450-1945

Listing for Author: unknown

 

  To select all on this page, click this box:
Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
 
1850-1899'Coming home we saw Erasmus Wilson who had been reading "Hunger and Thirst" and expressed great value for it.'Erasmus Wilson unknown Hunger and ThirstPrint: Book
1850-1899'Read the article in yesterday's "Times" on George's Sea-side Studies - highly gratifying... G. is reading to me Miche...George Eliot (pseud) unknown [review in Times of G.H. Lewes' "Sea-side Studies"]Print: Newspaper
1850-1899'Despite his grandmother's strictures on reading, Davies read widely. His first attraction was to the penny dreadfuls ...William Henry Davies unknown [Penny Dreadfuls]Print: Book
1850-1899'Despite his grandmother's strictures on reading, Davies read widely. His first attraction was to the penny dreadfuls ...William Henry Davies unknown 'The Soldier of the Legion lay dying in AlgiersPrint: Book
1850-1899'Despite his grandmother's strictures on reading, Davies read widely. His first attraction was to the penny dreadfuls ...William Henry Davies unknown [didactic poems]Print: Book
1850-1899'I have been reading Fawcett's Economic condition of the Working Classes, Mill's Liberty, looking into Strauss's Secon...George Eliot [pseud.] unknown NealeHistory of the PuritansPrint: Book
1850-1899'Finished Guillemin on the Heavens'.George Eliot [pseud.] unknown Guillemin[presumably astronomy text]Print: Book
1900-1945'The fresh-sounding work of the war generation, which began to appear in the late 1920s and early 1930s, provided him ...Lawrence Durrell unknown Nichols[poetry]Print: Book
1800-1849'He was reading an article by Darwin on Diseased Volition'George Gordon, Lord Byron unknown Darwin[article on 'Diseased Volition']Print: Unknown
1800-1849[Marginalia]Samuel Taylor Coleridge [unknown] Notice des tableaux exposes au Musee d'AnversUnknown
1800-1849'My present sojourn is the most distressing you can imagine: the weather is so bad that one cannot cross the threshold...Jane Baillie Welsh Unknown Blue BeardPrint: BookManuscript: Letter
1800-1849'Dearest - I found not only a load of Books on Saturday, but eight proof sheets besides; the consideration and alterat...Thomas Carlyle Unknown UnknownPrint: Book
1800-1849'Directly after breakfast, the 'Goodwife' and the Doctor evacuate this apartment, and retire up stairs to the drawing-...Thomas Carlyle Unknown UnknownPrint: Book
1800-1849'Directly after breakfast, the 'Goodwife' and the Doctor evacuate this apartment, and retire up stairs to the drawing-...Jane Baillie Welsh Unknown UnknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'"Fran├žois" is quite good. Very genuine touches all along and quite telling bits here and there.'Joseph Conrad unknown Print: Book
1900-1945'Thanks very much for the book and the "Spectator" page.[...] These are all delightful pieces. You must autograph the ...Joseph Conrad unknown unknown Fragments from an Officer's Diary in Southern PolandPrint: Serial / periodical
1900-1945'She [Mona Limerick, South American-born actor being considered for the leading female role in "Victory"] had excellen...unknown Print: Newspaper
1900-1945'I was reading in the headquarters shelter when the great man [the Brigadier-General] suddenly drew aside the sacking ...Edmund Blunden unknown unknownunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'I will stay in this farmhouse while the gas course lasts [...] and get the old peasant in the evenings to recite more...Edmund Blunden unknown unknownunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945'Our billet was a chemist's house, well furnished with ledgers and letters strewn about from bureaux, chiefly the scra...Edmund Blunden unknown unknownunknownManuscript: Letter

 

Reading Experience Database version 2.0.  Page updated: 27th Apr 2016  3:15pm (GMT)