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Record 29496

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Your poems I shall procure forthwith. There were noble lines in what you inserted in one of your Numbers from Religious Musings, but I thought them elaborate. I am somewhat glad that you have given up that Paper - it must have been dry, unprofitable, and of "dissonant mood" to your disposition.'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: unknown
Country: UK, 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:

Reader:Charles Lamb
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 10 Feb 1775
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Writer.
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: UK, England
Country of experience: UK, England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Title: Religious Musings
Genre: Poetry, Extracts from poems, published in periodical.
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical, Extracts from poems in periodical.
Publication details: 1796
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 29496  
Source - Print  
  Author: Charles Lamb
  Editor: Edward Lucas
  Title: The Letters of Charles Lamb: to which are added those of his sister Mary Lamb
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1935
  Vol: 1
  Page: 1
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Charles Lamb, Edward Lucas (ed.), The Letters of Charles Lamb: to which are added those of his sister Mary Lamb (London, 1935), 1, p. 1, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=29496, accessed: 24 January 2022

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