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Record 24598

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Charles Arbuthnot to John Wilson Croker, 7 December 1848: 'That I had the greatest regard and affection for my departed friend Lord Castlereagh is most true. But I have not read his brother's memoirs of him, though I happened to see the first two volumes; but I did no more than just look at them.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1848 and 7 Dec 1848
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:Charles Arbuthnot
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1767
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Politician
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: Ireland
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: C. W. Vane, Marquess of Londonderry, editor
Title: Correspondence, Dispatches, and other papers of Viscount Castlereagh, vols 1 and 2
Genre: Biography, Politics
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 12 vols, 1848-50
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 24598  
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 t0 1830
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1884
  Vol: 3
  Page: 189
  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 t0 1830 (London, 1884), 3, p. 189, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=24598, accessed: 02 December 2021

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