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Record 1750

Reading Experience:

'[Mark L.] Reed judges that W[ordsworth] and D[orothy] W[ordsworth] copied extracts from the Life [of Lady Guion] into the Wordsworth Commonplace Book ... by 29 Sept 1800.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1800 and 29 Sep 1800
Country: England
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:

Reading Group:Wordsworth Family
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Unknown
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Various
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Jeanne Marie Bouvieres de la Motte Guyon
Title: Life of Lady Guion, The
Genre: Biography
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: abridged and translated by J. Gough; Bristol, 1772
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 1750  
Source - Print  
  Author: Duncan Wu
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 1995
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 99
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Duncan Wu, Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815 (Cambridge, 1995), p. 99,, accessed: 23 June 2024

Additional comments:

Noted in entry 193 of Wu (1995); refers to Mark L. Reed, Wordsworth: The Chronology of the Middle Years, 1800-1815 (1975) 704.



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