[imaginative literature]

Reading experience

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[imaginative literature]

Reading experience
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Evidence

"indiscriminate reading brought... liberation to Chartist Robert Lowery. A prolonged illness gave him the opportunity to work through a bookseller"s entire circulating library and much else besides... Where a prescribed reading list might have reflected the biases of the compiler, improvisational reading offered him a broad ""general knowledge of history,... poetry and imaginative literature."" The very fact that ""I read without any order or method"" forced his mind to exercise ""A ready power of arranging the information this desultory reading presented"". It inspired him to write poetry and fiction."

Source

The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Lowery, Robert
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Listener
Lowery,

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Notes
Read widely during a period of illness. See 'Robert Lowery: Passages in the Life of a Temperance Lecturer' in Brian Harrison and Patricia Hollis (eds.), Robert Lowery: Radical and Chartist (London, 1979)

How to cite this record

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/60879
Accessed on 2019/09/21 17:11:17

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[imaginative literature]

Reading experience
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ukred-1014

Evidence

"indiscriminate reading brought... liberation to Chartist Robert Lowery. A prolonged illness gave him the opportunity to work through a bookseller"s entire circulating library and much else besides... Where a prescribed reading list might have reflected the biases of the compiler, improvisational reading offered him a broad ""general knowledge of history,... poetry and imaginative literature."" The very fact that ""I read without any order or method"" forced his mind to exercise ""A ready power of arranging the information this desultory reading presented"". It inspired him to write poetry and fiction."

Source

The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TPR202 Circulating

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Lowery, Robert
Born in 2016
Listener
Lowery,

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Notes
Read widely during a period of illness. See 'Robert Lowery: Passages in the Life of a Temperance Lecturer' in Brian Harrison and Patricia Hollis (eds.), Robert Lowery: Radical and Chartist (London, 1979)

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/60879
Accessed on 2019/09/21 17:11:17

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