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Record 20114

Reading Experience:

'I should like, by the way, to hear more about my father's lecture; was it much on the same rails as the Good Words article?'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: 24 Dec 1873
Country: Europe
Time: n/a
Place: city: Monaco
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:Robert Louis Stevenson
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 13 Nov 1850
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: writer
Religion: atheist
Country of origin: Scotland
Country of experience: Europe
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Thomas Stevenson
Title: 'British Storms' in Good Words
Genre: Science, Ephemera, Natural history
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: June 1868
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 20114  
Source - Print  
  Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
  Editor: Bradford Booth
  Title: The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson
  Place of Publication: New Haven and London
  Date of Publication: 1994
  Vol: 1
  Page: 421
  Additional comments: additional editor Ernest Mehew. Letter to parents, Thomas and Margaret Stevenson.

Citation: Robert Louis Stevenson, Bradford Booth (ed.), The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson (New Haven and London, 1994), 1, p. 421,, accessed: 31 March 2023

Additional comments:

RLS not reading the article at the time of writing but referring to one previously published (according to footnote Booth/Mehew p 421)



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