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Record 16754

Reading Experience:

Considerable marginalia in pencil, mainly in English, but some in German, throughout the volume. This volume was given to Vernon Lee by Lujo Brentano (no date recorded).
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Jan 1916 and 13 Feb 1935
Country: Italy
Time: n/a
Place: city: Florence
specific address: Villa 'Il Palmerino', Maiano, near Fiesole
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:Vernon Lee
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 14 Oct 1856
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: writer
Religion: agnostic
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Italy
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Lujo Brentano
Title: Die Anf?nge des modernen Kapitalismus
Genre: Social Science, Politics, economics
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: M?nchen: K.B. Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1916
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 16754  
Source - Print  
  Author: Lujo Brentano
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Die Anf?nge des modernen Kapitalismus
  Place of Publication: M?nchen
  Date of Publication: 1916
  Vol: n/a
  Page: n/a
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Lujo Brentano, Die Anf?nge des modernen Kapitalismus (M?nchen, 1916),, accessed: 13 June 2024

Additional comments:

'Vernon Lee' is the pseudonym of Violet Paget (1856-1935). This volume is housed in the Special Collections of the Harold Acton Library, the British Institute of Florence



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