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Record 24443

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Sir Robert Peel to John Wilson Croker, 29 September 1833: 'Strange as it may seem, I have not read nor have I seen the Ministerial pamphlet. I saw some extracts from it in the newspapers, which sated my appetite for such reading.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Sep 1833 and 29 Sep 1833
Country: n/a
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:Sir Robert Peel
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1788
Socio-economic group: Royalty / aristocracy
Occupation: Politician
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: n/a
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Lord Brougham and others
Title: 'The Reformed Ministry and the Reformed Parliament' (extracts)
Genre: Essays / Criticism, Politics
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: Autumn 1833
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 24443  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: Louis J. Jennings
  Title: The Croker Papers. The Correspondence and Diaries of the Late Right Honourable John Wilson Croker, LL.D., F.R.S, Secretary to the Admiralty from 1809 to 1830.
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1884
  Vol: 2
  Page: 214
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Louis J. Jennings (ed.), The Croker Papers. The Correspondence and Diaries of the Late Right Honourable John Wilson Croker, LL.D., F.R.S, Secretary to the Admiralty from 1809 to 1830. (London, 1884), 2, p. 214, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=24443, accessed: 13 July 2024

Additional comments:

See p.214 in source for details of possible co-authors of text.

 

 

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