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Record 2699

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Byron thanks J. J. Coulmann for books sent, July 1823: 'I have also to return thanks to you for having honoured me with your compositions ... As to the Essay, etc., I am obliged to you for the present, although I had already seen it joined to the last edition of the translation. I have nothing to object to it ... though naturally there are ... several errors ...'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jun 1823 and 31 Jul 1823
Country: unknown
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:George Gordon Lord Byron
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 22 Jan 1788
Socio-economic group: Royalty / aristocracy
Occupation: Writer
Religion: Agnostic
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: unknown
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Amadee Pichot
Title: Essai sur le Genie et le Caractere de Lord Byron par A[madee] P[icho]t
Genre: Essays / Criticism, Biography
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: in French translation of Byron, Complete Works, Paris, 1821
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 2699  
Source - Print  
  Author: George Gordon Lord Byron
  Editor: Leslie A. Marchand
  Title: Byron's Letters and Journals
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1980
  Vol: 10
  Page: 207-08
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: George Gordon Lord Byron, Leslie A. Marchand (ed.), Byron's Letters and Journals (London, 1980), 10, p. 207-08, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=2699, accessed: 25 July 2024

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