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Listing for Author: Edward Bulwer


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
Henry Mayhew interviews a former London pickpocket, turned patterer; grew up in Shropshire, father a Wesleyan minister...anon Edward Bulwer-LyttonPrint: Book, Serial / periodical
1800-1849Have you read 'Zanoni'? And do you relish the gathering up of dropped (or strewed) Platonisms, & forming them into suc...Harriet Martineau Edward Bulwer LyttonZanoniPrint: Book
1800-1849'This book has helped me incalculably in surmounting coterie-notions of the nature of another life, as well as of the ...Harriet Martineau Edward Bulwer LyttonZanoniPrint: Book
1800-1849'I do not defend the bad construction of his story. I lament it, & can only wonder what bewitches us all, - us story-...Harriet Martineau Edward Bulwer LyttonZanoniPrint: Book
1850-1899[Thackeray] 'Cd not endure Bulwer - no nature - nor Dickens - yet mentioned with greatest praise the Chap: before deat...William Makepeace Thackeray Edward Bulwer LyttonPrint: Book
1800-1849 [Letter to Aunt dated 3 February 1832] I do not think any books so bad to read as a newspaper. [...]If you ever read ...Anne Lister Edward Bulwer-LyttonEugene Aram. A Tale by the Author of 'Pelham'Print: Book
1850-1899'[William Robertson] Nicoll's boyhood reading included Scott, Disraeli, the Brontes, Bulwer Lytton, Shelley, Johnson, ...William Robertson Nicoll Edward Bulwer LyttonunknownPrint: Book
1850-1899June Badeni on readings by 13-year-old Alice Thompson, as recorded in her notebook: 'She has been reading more of Scot...Alice Thompson Edward Bulwer LyttonnovelsPrint: Book
1900-1945[A Sheffield Survey organised by Arnold Freeman in 1918, assessing 816 manual workers, gives the following case:] 'Pri...questionaire respondent Edward Bulwer-Lytton[unknown]Print: Book
1850-1899'Since seeing Captain Blackwood yesterday I have read over 'Night and Morning'.Margaret Oliphant Edward Bulwer LyttonNight and MorningPrint: Book
1850-1899'Thank you very much for the Magazine - I am charmed with "St Stephen's". It is Sir Edward's, of course.'Margaret Oliphant ?Edward ?Bulwer LyttonSt Stephen'sPrint: Serial / periodical
1850-1899'How delightful are Sir Edward's Essays. One seems to see his own special creation, the accomplished man of the world...Margaret Oliphant Edward Bulwer LyttonEssaysPrint: Book
1800-1849Emily Bronte, diary paper for 26 June 1837: 'Monday evening June 26 1837 A bit past 4 o'clock Charolotte [sic] work...Branwell Bronte Edward Bulwer-LyttonEugene AramPrint: Book
1850-1899'Next to Robinson Crusoe, Rider liked the Arabian Nights, The Three Musketeers and the poems of Edgar Allan Poe and Ma...Henry Rider Haggard Edward George Earl Bulwer LyttonThe Coming RacePrint: Book
1850-1899'[Edwin] Whitlock... borrowed books from a schoolmaster and from neighbours: "Most of them would now be considered ver...Edwin Whitlock Edward George, Earl Bulwer Lytton[unknown]Print: Book
1850-1899'That fall [Maud Montgomery] was enthralled by a book called "Zanoni", an occult love story written by an English nobl...Lucy Maud Montgomery Edward Bulwer LyttonZanoniPrint: Book
1850-1899'I have begun Bulwer's Rienzi, wishing to examine his treatment of an historical subject'.George Eliot Edward Bulwer LyttonRienziPrint: Book
1800-1849'I have been seeking 'Falkland' here for a long time without success. Those beautiful extracts of it which you showed ...Alfred Tennyson Edward Bulwer-LyttonFalklandsPrint: Book
1850-1899'I don't know whether I shall lose your good opinion forever if I tell you a true thing; but I had rather you knew the...Harriet Martineau Edward Bulwer-LyttonLost Tales of Miletus, ThePrint: Book
1850-1899'Struggling away at "Fables in Song" .'Robert Louis Stevenson Edward Robert Bulwer-LyttonFables in SongUnknown
1850-1899'All right, I'll see what I can do. Before I could answer, I had to see the book; and my good father, after trying at ...Robert Louis Stevenson Edward Robert Bulwer-LyttonFables in SongPrint: BookManuscript: Letter
1850-1899?Friday. I have got on rather better with the ?Fables?; perhaps it won?t be a failure, though I still fear...Saturday....Robert Louis Stevenson Edward Robert Bulwer-LyttonFables in SongPrint: Book
1850-1899'Stopped at home all the evening really fascinated with Bulwer's "My Novel", got in fact so excited with the story tha...John Buckley Castieau Edward Bulwer LyttonMy NovelPrint: Book
1850-1899'Came home read a little of my Novel smoked a Cigar and went quietly to bed.'John Buckley Castieau Edward Bulwer LyttonMy NovelPrint: Book
1850-1899'Spent the evening at home reading "Night & Morning".'John Buckley Castieau Edward Bulwer LyttonNight and MorningPrint: Book
1800-1849Elizabeth Barrett to Lady Margaret Cocks, 30 August 1832: 'As soon as breakfast is over, I read a chapter from the ...Elizabeth Barrett Edward George Bulwer-LyttonPelham, or The Adventures of a GentlemanPrint: Book
1800-1849Elizabeth Barrett to Julia Martin, 14 December 1832: 'I have been reading Bulwer's novels & Mrs Trollope's libels, ...Elizabeth Barrett Edward George Bulwer-Lyttonnovels including The DisownedPrint: Book
1800-1849'i have read Bulwer's "Rienzi" and yours also. I always thought your tragedy the best of your works, and I think so st...Mary Howitt Edward Bulwer LyttonRienziPrint: Book
1800-1849'I have been reading with much encreased admiration Paul Clifford - It is a wonderful, a sublime book - What will Bulw...Mary Shelley Edward George Earle Bulwer LyttonPaul CliffordPrint: Book
1800-1849' I was much gratified by your giving me Eugene Aram to do - & then just as I was setting to it "tooth and nail" - som...Mary Shelley Edward BulwerEugene AramPrint: Book
1800-1849'Is Godolphin by Henry Bulwer? Pray tell me - Do you remember promising to lend me the letters of Horace Walpole when ...Mary Shelley Edward BulwerGodolphinPrint: Book
1800-1849Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, 17 March 1842: 'In regard to Zanoni, I think with you that there is much...Elizabeth Barrett Edward George Bulwer-LyttonZanoniPrint: Book
1800-1849Robert Browning to Alfred Domett, 13 July 1842: 'Sir L. Bulwer has just published a set of sing-songs -- I read two...Robert Browning Sir Edward George Bulwer-LyttonEva; the Ill-omened Marriage, and Other Tales and Poems (extracts)Print: Serial / periodical
1800-1849Robert Browning to Alfred Domett, 5 March 1843: 'Here we are sound asleep. Bulwer's new Novel, "The Last of the Ba...Robert Browning Edward George Bulwer-LyttonThe Last of the Barons (extract)Print: Serial / periodical
1800-1849'How detestably Sir Edward Bulwer speaks of Shelley in his life of Schiller. - he thinks to gain popularity by truckli...Mary Shelley Edward Bulwer-Lytton[biograpohical sketch in] Poems and Ballads of SchillerPrint: Book
1800-1849Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, 21 March 1843: 'Notwithstanding my admiration of Bulwer, I had the harde...Elizabeth Barrett Edward George Bulwer-LyttonThe Last of the BaronsPrint: Book
1800-1849'I stumbled on the following in a work of Bulwer's published in /41 - it is curious. Speaking of France he says: "The ...Mary Shelley Edward BulwerNight & MorningPrint: Book
1800-1849Robert Browning to Elizabeth Barrett, letter postmarked 15 August 1845: 'I have read those novels [i.e. Alice, and ...Robert Browning Edward George Bulwer-LyttonAlice, or The MysteriesPrint: Book
1800-1849Robert Browning to Elizabeth Barrett, letter postmarked 15 August 1845: 'I have read those novels [i.e. Alice, and ...Robert Browning Edward George Bulwer-LyttonErnest MaltraversPrint: Book
1800-1849Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, 6 January 1846: 'I forgot quite to quarrel with you a little about Sir E...Elizabeth Barrett Barrett Edward Bulwer Lytton'Confessions and Observations of a Water-Patient'Print: Serial / periodical
1850-1899Elizabeth Barrett Browning to Arabella Moulton-Barrett, 12 March 1850: 'Robert is reading "the Caxtons" & is much p...Robert Browning Edward George Bulwer-LyttonThe Caxtons. A Family PicturePrint: Book
1900-1945'My mother started to read to me when I was very young indeed. She read aloud beautifully and never got tired, and she...Rosemary Sutcliff Edward Bulwer-LyttonLast Days of PompeiiPrint: Book
1850-1899'In the evening Polly was so deeply interested in a ghost story written by Lord Lytton & said to be the foundation of ...Polly Castieau Edward Bulwer Lytton[ghost story]Print: Unknown
1800-1849John Gibson Lockhart to John Wilson Croker, 6 August 1846: 'The "Modern Timon" is not, I think, by a [italics]poet[...John Gibson Lockhart Edward Bulwer-LyttonThe New TimonPrint: Book
1850-189919 May 1854: 'My birthday [...] No cause of congratulations to me, alas, to have completed another year, when more ...Lady Charlotte Guest Edward Bulwer-LyttonMy NovelPrint: Unknown
1850-1899'Early in 1888 my grandmother was taken ill, and my sister Mary and I went daily to Albert Hall Mansions to help my el...Zoe Procter Edward Bulwer Lytton[poetry]Print: Book
1900-1945'Still here [in camp] doing nothing and enjoying books. One book Ernest Maltravers by Lytton has impressed me very much.'John Owen Maddox Edward Bulwer-LyttonErnest MaltraversPrint: Book


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