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Record 8312

Reading Experience:

'I have begun Bulwer's Rienzi, wishing to examine his treatment of an historical subject'.
Century: 1850-1899
Date: 4 Aug 1861
Country: England
Time: evening
Place: city: London
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 Eliot
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 22 Nov 1819
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: writer
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Edward Bulwer Lytton
Title: Rienzi
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 8312  
Source - Print  
  Author: George Eliot
  Editor: Margaret / Judith Harris
  Title: The Journals of George Eliot
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 1998
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 99
  Additional comments: co-editor Judith Johnston

Citation: George Eliot, Margaret / Judith Harris (ed.), The Journals of George Eliot (Cambridge, 1998), p. 99,, accessed: 13 July 2024

Additional comments:



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