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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1800-1849'From 7.40 to 9 1/2 reading aloud to myself from p.42 to 50 (very carefully) vol.I Rousseau's Confessions. I READ this...Anne Lister Jean Jaques RousseauConfessionsPrint: Book
1800-1849' Came up to bed at 9.50. Read from pp55 to 65 Vol.I Rousseau's Confessions.'Anne Lister Jean Jaques RousseauConfessionsPrint: Book
1800-1849' Could not resist unpacking my books from Paris...About ten [servant] came and curled my hair. Stood musing. Peeped i...Anne Lister Jean Jaques RousseauJulie: ou Nouvelle HeloisePrint: Book
1800-1849' Reading from pp 22 to 32, II, Nouvelle Heloise.'Anne Lister Jean Jaques RousseauJulie: ou Nouvelle HeloisePrint: Book
1800-1849'Tea between 9 and 10. I read aloud a little of 'The Pleasures of Hope'. Mrs Barlow [friend and lover] sat hemming one...Anne Lister Thomas CampbellThe Pleasures of HopePrint: Book
1800-1849' Tea at 8. Then read aloud to my aunt the first 74pp Vol I, "Sayings and Doings'."Excellent. Dont know when I have la...Anne Lister Theodore HookSayings and DoingsPrint: Book
1800-1849'Found on the table at the inn ( in no.9, a very nice small parlour with a lodging openinginto it), among several othe...Anne Lister Peak Scenery, or Excursions in DerbyshirePrint: Book
1800-1849' Tea at 8. Read aloud to my aunt the first 31pp of Moore's Buxton and Castleton Guide.'Anne Lister Henry MooreBuxton and Casleton Guide Picturesque Excursions iPrint: Book
1800-1849' At 2.30 went out to the library [..]Subscribed for a month [...] Came up to bed at 9.35. Sat up reading the first 79...Anne Lister Mme Marie-Sophie CottinAmelie MansfieldPrint: Book
1800-1849' Went out [..] to the Tuileries Gardens at 8.55. In going, bought at the 1st shop on the left, under the arcades. a p...Anne Lister ChateaubriandLe Roi Est Mort, Vive Le Roi
1800-1849[ Had bought and read pamphlet immediately prior to this experience] 'Paid a sol for the Journal Politique which I rea...Anne Lister Journal Politique or Moniteur on Journal PolitiquePrint: Newspaper, Serial / periodical
1800-1849Read the psalms and lessons to myself. After tea, read aloud sermon 15 and ...My aunt read aloud 17, PolwheleAnne Lister Richard PolwheleSermons: a new volumePrint: Book
1800-1849Got to Mr Knights 1/4 after 3 and was with him full an hour and a half [...]These questions were all asked as soon as ...Anne Lister LucianPrint: Book
1800-1849before breakfast, looking over the Greek grammar + Bonney-Castle's algebra...went to Mr Knight at 3.Anne Lister [Greek Grammar]Print: Book
1800-1849[Extensive discusion of the text in a letter to Marianne Lawson 15/03/1823.] ...Throw in too, I grant, some fine poetr...Anne Lister Thomas MooreThe Loves of the AngelsPrint: Book
1800-1849[Letter to M. Lawson dated Saturday 15 March 1823] I have no room for more about the Retrospective Review, than that I...Anne Lister Retrospective ReviewPrint: Serial / periodical
1800-1849[Letter dated 1823, to Miss Pickford]. Madame Marcet is a very good guide as far as she goes, but surely respecting t...Anne Lister Jane MarcetConversations on Natural PhilosophyPrint: Book
1800-1849[Letter to Sarah Maclean, dated Monday 21 June 1824] Your being so fond of Cowper tells me half of your character- How...Anne Lister William CowperRetirementPrint: Book
1800-1849[Letter to Maria Barlow, dated Tuesday Morning, 16 August 1825] ...It is as I have just read from the pen of Madme Cot...Anne Lister Sophie CottinAmelie MansfieldPrint: 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
1800-1849[Letter dated Monday 15 January 1838] Have you seen that book of Bernard's on the Constitution? Not fit for every eye....Anne Lister J. B. BernardTheory of the Constitution Compared with its PractPrint: Book
1800-1849What matters it to me if Young was an ambitious man or not? He wrote what I feel; and tho' not his wishes, his words w...Anne Lister Edward YoungThe Complaint: Night Thoughts on Life, Death, andPrint: Book
1800-1849[Letter to Sibbella Maclean, dated August 18 1824] I should have marked, and doubtless, have done so in my little edit...Anne Lister Edward YoungThe Complaint: Night Thoughts on Life, Death, andPrint: Book
1800-1849[Letter to Sibbella Maclean, dated Saturday 10 July 1824] You remind me of Dr Gregory's advive to his daughter. A woma...Anne Lister John GregoryA Father's Legacy to His DaughtersPrint: Book
1800-1849The Grecian History has pleased me much you know Mr Trant made a present of the Roman History, what a brave people the...Anne Lister Oliver GoldsmithThe Grecian HistoryPrint: Book
1800-1849My library is one of my greatest pleasures after a good ramble in the fields. I assure you I am very much pleased with...Anne Lister Alexander HunterGeorgical EssaysPrint: Book
1800-1849I was rather unwell for about an hour, but not very bad when I could go on reading The Vicar of WakefieldAnne Lister Oliver GoldsmithThe Vicar of WakefieldPrint: Book
1800-1849Before breakfast, looking over the Greek grammar and Bonnycastle's algebra...Anne Lister John BonnycastleAn introduction to algebra or a treatise on algebr
1800-1849Before breakfast from line 36-86 Sophlocles 'Electra'Anne Lister SophloclesElectraPrint: Book
1800-1849Assisted my Aunt in reading prayers in the afternoon. In the evening read aloud sermons 8+9, Hoole.Anne Lister Joseph Hoolesermons on several important practical subjectsPrint: Book
1800-1849After breakfast...dawdling awaythe morning in looking over medical Mss, weighing out powders [...].Anne Lister ['Medical Mss']Manuscript: Sheet
1800-1849Looking over some songs, writing out 'The Bay of Biscay' and 'Said Eve unto Adam' + dawdling literally quite in a pers...Anne Lister The Bay of BiscayUnknown
1800-1849Looking over some songs, writing out 'The Bay of Biscay' and 'Said Eve unto Adam' + dawdling literally quite in a pers...Anne Lister Said Eve unto AdamUnknown
1800-1849In the evening, between 8+9, read from pp 263-307, vol I, Gibbon's Miscellaneous works. He died in London [...] 16 Jan...Anne Lister Edward GibbonMiscellaneous WorksPrint: Book
1800-1849In the afternoon at 3.40, down the old bank to the library...No Miss Browne. I could have said, changing only the gend...Anne Lister Edward GibbonMiscellaneous WorksPrint: Book
1800-1849This morning's post brought me (from York, directed by Anne Belcombe, Petergate) the Manchester Observer [etc] 2 sheet...Anne Lister Manchester Observer or literary, commercial and poliPrint: Newspaper
1800-1849Before breakfast + afterwards, from 11 to 1, making minutes + extracts from Hall's travels in France (it must go to th...Anne Lister Colonel Francis HallTravels in France in 1818Print: Newspaper
1800-1849Looking over the Annals of philosophy for November last. Population of Moscow - effect of bathing in the Red Sea [...]Anne Lister Annals of philosophyPrint: Serial / periodical
1800-1849I was on the amoroso till M- made me read aloud the first 126pp, vol 2, of Sir walter Scott's(he has just been made a ...Anne Lister Sir Walter ScottThe Monastery. A romanceUnknown
1800-1849from 1 to 3, read the first 100pp. vol 3 Leontine de Blondheim...It is altogether a very interesting thing +have read ...Anne Lister August Fredrich Ferdinand von KotzebueLeontine de BlondheimPrint: Book
1800-1849'Dr Scudamore, recommended and has just sent me to look at Thomsons Conspectus of the Pharmacopeias, a nice little 42m...Anne Lister Anthony Todd ThomsonA Conspectus of the pharmacopeias of the London [ePrint: Book
1800-1849Spent the afternoon in mending some of my things for the wash. After tea, read aloud sermons 13+14 of Alison's.Anne Lister Archibald AlisonSermonsPrint: Book
1800-1849Read...Demosthenes +...Lelands translation. This is the 4th Greek work I have read thro' & I certainly feel considerab...Anne Lister DesmosthenesAll the Orations of DemosthenesPrint: Book
1800-1849Had no time for Eudid but looked into Emerson's mechanics for 1/4 hour, as I wish to prepare myself a little for Dalto...Anne Lister William EmersonThe principle of mechanicsUnknown
1800-1849Just after ten read aloud to my aunt the very favourable review of Lallah Rookh; an Oriental romance by Thomas Moore.....Anne Lister Thomas MooreLallah Rookh or 'Review'Unknown
1800-1849'At 12 Marianna and I went upstairs. She sat sewing and I reading aloud to her the first 3 or 4 pages of the M.S. Lect...Anne Lister Dr ScudamoreLectures on physiologyManuscript: Sheet
1800-1849Read...Demosthenes and ...Lelands translation. This is the 4th Greek work I have read thro' and I certainly feel consi...Anne Lister Thomas LelandAll the Orations of Demosthenes Translated into EnUnknown
1800-1849had no time for Euclid but looked into Emerson's Mechanics for 1/4 hour as I wish to prepare myself a little for Dalto...Anne Lister William EmersonMechanics or The Principles of MechanicsPrint: Book
1800-1849before breakfast, props.24+25 lib. EuclidAnne Lister Euclid The ElementsPrint: Book
1800-1849between 1 and 2, the first 7 propositions of the 1st book of Euclid, with which I mean to renew my acquaintance and to...Anne Lister Euclid The ElementsPrint: Book
1800-1849All went to morning church & said the sacrement [...] Read the psalms & lessons to myself. After tea, read aloud sermo...Anne Lister BiblePrint: Book
1800-1849I have been pleased with some tracts on political Economy by William Alias Entomology Spence esq. F.L.S. Just reprinte...Anne Lister William SpenceTracts on Political Economy: Viz I. Britain IndepePrint: Book
1800-1849Before breakfast from 7 3/4 to 9 1/4, from 10 3/4 to 2 1/2 (including an interruption of 20 minutes)read from V.1304 t...Anne Lister SophoclesPhiloctetes
1800-1849Called at Whiteley's. Saw there the Leeds Mercury & my father's estate advertised in it. Went to the library for a lit...Anne Lister The Leeds MercuryPrint: Newspaper
1800-1849Went downstairs a very little after 9 so as to have 1/2 hour before church for reading 2 or 3 old papers my uncle gave...Anne Lister '2 or 3 old papers'Print: Newspaper
1800-1849Began Dr Johnson's tour to the Hebrides, A journey to the western Isles of scotland... My aunt and I read aloud the ev...Anne Lister James BoswellThe journal of a tour to the Hebrides with Samuel JohnsonPrint: Book
1800-1849down the newbank to Halifax. Called at a shop or 2, and at Miss Kitson's. Went for 1/2 hour tothe library till the Sal...Anne Lister CiceroOn/the book of old agePrint: Book
1800-1849From Hope went to the library and staid about an hour reading... In monthly Magazine of July 1820 remarkable praise of...Anne Lister Monthly MagazinePrint: Book
1800-1849In the morning, looking over the abridgement of Spence's Polymetics... that was Isabella's... gave me the idea of writ...Anne Lister Joseph SpencePolymetics AbridgedPrint: Book
1800-1849[9 September has problem getting book from] Reading a few pp. of my Paris guide, in French, for the sake of reading Fr...Anne Lister 'Paris guide'Print: Book
1800-1849The following paragraph, apparently cut-out from a newspaper, but without date or reference, has been lent me by Mrs N...Anne Lister 'Old Maids'Print: Newspaper
1800-1849In the evening, read in the European magazine for last month, an additional memoir of the life of Napoleon...Madame de...Anne Lister European MagazinePrint: Serial / periodical
1800-1849I shall turn for a while to Urquhart's comentaries on classical learning. O books! books! I owe you much. Ye are my sp...Anne Lister David Henry UrquhartCommentaries on classical learningPrint: Book
1800-1849"The heart knows its own bitterness + it is enough. Je sens moncover, et je connais les hommes. Je ne suis fait comme ...Anne Lister Jean Jacques RousseauConfessionsPrint: Book
1800-1849Did not come to breakfast till 10. Read M some of my journal. Dawdled away the morning, talking to one another, till ...Anne Lister Anne ListerJournalManuscript: Sheet, mss memoirs
1800-1849In the afternoon, read aloud the first 30pp. glenarvon, vol.2. Miss Goodricke called and sat a little while with us. ...Anne Lister Caroline LambGlenarvonPrint: Book
1800-1849Just before tea... read from p.126 to 168, collections and recollections the last article a pretty well done account o...Anne Lister John StewartCollections and recollectionsPrint: Book
1800-1849At 4 3/4 read from p.91 to 138 The art of employing time, which, from p.134 to where I have left off, I am more partic...Anne Lister The art of employing time to the greatest advantagePrint: Book
1800-1849Got home a few minutes past one. M- + I tete-a-tete in the drawing [room]... Brought down Dr Ash's little book, Instit...Anne Lister John AshGrammatical InstitutesPrint: Book
Came upstairs at 10 1/2 [...] musing melancholily over the fire till 11. From then till 3.10, read the whole of (M-sen...Anne Lister By the author of valerius and Reginald Dalton Some passages in the life of Mr Adam BlairPrint: Book
1800-1849From 8.30 to 9.10 walked on the terrace, occasionally reading Young's Night Thoughts. Coffee at 9.10.Anne Lister Edward YoungThe complaint, or night thoughtsPrint: Book
1800-1849Walked forward to Lightcliffe. Mrs W. Priestley + Miss Hodgson at dinner... would call again in 1/2 hour. Did so, afte...Anne Lister Print: text printed on gravestonesUnknown
1800-1849Isabella sent me, from Croft, the Globe + Traveller of last Friday, containing the account of the death of Lord Byron ...Anne Lister The Globe and TravellerPrint: Newspaper
1800-1849From 2-6 looking over volumes 2, 3, 4 + 5 as far as p.111 of my journal. Volume three that part containing the account...Anne Lister Anne ListerJournalManuscript: Sheet, mss her memoirs/ journal
1800-1849'finished my morning's work a few minutes before 2. Made an extract or 2 from Lord Byron's Childe Harold + the lyrics ...Anne Lister George Gordon, Lord ByronChilde HaroldPrint: Book
1800-1849Dr Scudamore, recommended and has just sent me to look at Thomsons Conspectus of the Pharmacopeias, a nice little 42 m...Anne Lister Anthony Todd ThomsonA conspectus of the pharmacopeias of the LondonPrint: Book


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