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Record 16221

Reading Experience:

Elizabeth Barrett to Hugh Stuart Boyd, 16 May 1829: 'I had a very obliging letter from Mr Barker yesterday, to tell me that he had lent my poems to the Bishop of Limerick who was indulgent in his opinion of them, & intended to send me his sermons.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1829 and 16 May 1829
Country: Ireland
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
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:John Jebb
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1775
Socio-economic group: Clergy (includes all denominations)
Occupation: Bishop of Limerick
Religion: Catholic [?]
Country of origin: unknown
Country of experience: Ireland
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Elizabeth Barrett
Title: poems
Genre: Poetry
Form of Text: Print: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: borrowed (other)


Source Information:

Record ID: 16221  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: Philip Kelley and Ronald Hudson
  Title: The Brownings' Correspondence
  Place of Publication: Winfield
  Date of Publication: 1984
  Vol: 2
  Page: 196
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Philip Kelley and Ronald Hudson (ed.), The Brownings' Correspondence (Winfield, 1984), 2, p. 196,, accessed: 20 January 2022

Additional comments:



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