Reading Experience Database

Listing for Author: Alfieri


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1800-1849Byron to John Cam Hobhouse, 3 June 1819, from Ferrara: 'In looking over the M.S. of Ariosto today -- I found at the bo...George Gordon Lord Byron Count Vittorio Alfieri[marginalia]Manuscript: Unknown, marginal note in MS of Ariosto, Orlando Furioso
"... but I do send by a carman two volumes of Alfieri's Life and Kirwan's Essay on Happiness, and the ... edition of P...Maria Edgeworth Vittorio AlfieriMemoirsPrint: Book
1800-1849Fanny Kemble, journal letter to Harriet St. Leger, 27 June 1835, listing 'the books just now lying on my table, all of...Fanny Kemble AlfieriLifePrint: Book
1800-1849'Read the life of Alfieri.'Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Victor AlfieriMemoirs of the life & writings of Victor Alfieri...written by himselfPrint: Book
1800-1849'Finish the life of Alfieri'.Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Victor AlfieriMemoirs of the life & writings of Victor Alfieri...written by himselfPrint: Book
1800-1849'Annabella was now reading Cowper's "Iliad" and annotating evey second line; she was studying Alfieri with the family-...Anne Isabella (Annabella) Milbanke Vittorio Alfieri[unknown]Print: Book
1800-1849Mary Berry, Journal, 4 November 1811: 'In the evening Mrs. Damer and I read Alfieri in Italian -- but what Italian! s...Mary Berry and Anne Damer AlfieriunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849[Percy Shelley's Reading List for 1815, compiled by Mary Shelley. Only texts not referred to in journal entries are gi...Percy Bysshe Shelley Vittorio Alfieri[Tragedies]Print: Book
1800-1849'Thursday Oct -- 20th [...] After dinner read Political Justice [...] read Memoires of Voltaire -- & the Life of Alf...Claire Clairmont Victor AlfieriMemoirs of the Life and Writings of Victor Alfieri: Written by HimselfPrint: Book
1800-1849'Tuesday May 18th. [...] Read Alfieri's Tragedy of Mirra [...] Read 9 & 10th Canto of Dante's Purgatorio.'Claire Clairmont AlfieriMirraPrint: Book
1800-1849'Read 7 Canto's of Dante - Begin to translate A.[lfieri] - Read Cajo Graccho of Monti & Measure for Measure'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriMyrrhaPrint: Book
1800-1849'Read the Filippo of Alfieri'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriFilippoPrint: Book
1800-1849'Read Rosmunda - Polinice & Antigone of Alfieri'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriPolinicePrint: Book
1800-1849'Read Rosmunda - Polinice & Antigone of Alfieri'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriAntigonePrint: Book
1800-1849'Read Rosmunda - Polinice & Antigone of Alfieri'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriRosmundaPrint: Book
1800-1849'Read Livy - & the Virginia of Alfieri - walk out in the evening - after tea S. reads L'Allegro and il penseroso to me'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriVirginiaPrint: Book
1800-1849'This is the Journal book of misfortunes - Read Livy - A great many of the plays of Alfieri - S writes - he reads Oedi...Mary Shelley Vittorio Alfieri[Plays]Print: Book
1800-1849'read Saul - S. reads Malthus.'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriSaulPrint: Book
1800-1849'Read Livy - Alfieri's Agide - S. reads Malthus'Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriAgidePrint: Book
1800-1849'finish the trajedies of Alfieri - Walk out with S. He reads Malthus & Cymbeline aloud in the evening'Mary Shelley Vittorio Alfieri[Tragedies]Print: Book
1800-1849[Mary's second reading list for 1818. Most volumes mentioned here are also mentioned in the journal so database entrie...Mary Shelley Vittorio AlfieriVita di Vittorio Alfieri ... scritta da essoPrint: Book
1800-1849'During the last week I have also read the latter half of 'Maria Stuart' - some scenes of Alfieri - and a portion of '...Jane Baillie Welsh Vittorio AlfieriUnknownPrint: BookManuscript: Letter
1900-1945Wednesday 15 September 1920: 'Blessed with fine weather, I could look from my window, through the vine leaves, & see L...Lytton Strachey Vittorio AlfieriunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945Sunday 14 April 1935: 'Now for Alfieri & Nash & other notables: so happy I was reading alone last night [...] I read A...Virginia Woolf Vittorio AlfieriunknownPrint: Book
1900-1945Saturday 7 September 1935: 'A heavenly quiet morning reading Alfieri by the open window & not smoking [...] I've stopp...Virginia Woolf Vittorio AlfieriunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849'Annabella was now [in 1812] reading Cowper's Iliad and annotating every second line; she was studying Alfieri with th...Anne Isabella Milbanke and 'the family-solicitor's daughter' AlfieriPrint: Book


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