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Record 14735

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Shelley reads Schlegel aloud and we travel on in a pleasant country among nice people - We sleep at Dijon'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 19 Mar 1818
Country: France
Time: n/a
Place: other location: between Langres and Dijon
   
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:Percy Bysshe Shelley
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 4 Aug 1792
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: poet
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Claire Clairmont, Mary Shelley
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: August W. von Schlegel
Title: Uber dramatische Kunst und Literatur
Genre: Essays / Criticism, Philosophy
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 14735  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: Paula R. Feldman
  Title: The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844
  Place of Publication: Oxford
  Date of Publication: 1987
  Vol: I
  Page: 198
  Additional comments: Additional editor - Diana Scott-Kilvert

Citation: Paula R. Feldman (ed.), The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844 (Oxford, 1987), I, p. 198, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=14735, accessed: 29 March 2023

Additional comments:

Other references to Shelley reading this text are not all given separate entries

 

 

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