'Sister Helen'

Reading experience

?itemComments

'Sister Helen'

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-12185

Evidence

"Before leaving BIdeford, he told Osborne, he had read Rossetti"s poems ""rapturously"": ""I am mad about Rossetti ever since and I solemnly declare that of all poems that I have read ""Sister Helen"" is the finest. Never in my life, not in Shakespeare, not even in Browning have I read such superbly passionate, such agonizingly intense accents of unfaltering revenge and implacable hate, creating, surely, a new shudder!"""

Source

Arthur Symons. A Life

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Symons, Arthur
Aged 17 [Experience in 1882, born in 1865]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1882
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Quotation taken from 1882 letter to Osborne held at Princeton

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:

Arthur Symons. A Life
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/63618
Accessed on 2019/11/19 00:50:26

Related place
England
Related people
Symons, Arthur
Related text or manuscript
Arthur Symons. A Life
Related place
England
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE TEI PUBLIC "customisation-tei/tei_readingExp.dtd" "">
<TEI xmlns="http://www.tei-c.org/ns/1.0">
  <teiHeader>
    <fileDesc>
      <titleStmt>
        <author>
          <persName>
            <forename>Dante Gabriel</forename>
            <surname>Rossetti</surname>
          </persName>
        </author>
        <title>'Sister Helen'</title>
      </titleStmt>
      <sourceDesc>
        <biblStruct>
          <monogr>
            <author>
              <persName>
                <forename>Karl</forename>
                <surname>Beckson</surname>
              </persName>
            </author>
            <title>Arthur Symons. A Life</title>
            <imprint>
              <pubPlace>Oxford</pubPlace>
              <date>1987</date>
            </imprint>
            <availability/>
            <biblScope/>
          </monogr>
        </biblStruct>
      </sourceDesc>
      <notesStmt>
        <note>xml/ukred-12185.xml</note>
      </notesStmt>
    </fileDesc>
    <profileDesc>
      <correspDesc>
        <correspAction type="sending">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
        <correspAction type="receiving">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
      </correspDesc>
      <langUsage/>
    </profileDesc>
    <experienceDesc>
      <experience ref="ukred-12185">
        <respStmt resp="submitter">
          <resp>submitted by</resp>
          <persName>
            <forename>Sarah</forename>
            <surname>Johnson</surname>
          </persName>
          <address>
            <address_line/>
          </address>
          <email>saj28@cam.ac.uk</email>
        </respStmt>
        <respStmt resp="editor">
          <resp>reviewed by</resp>
          <persName>
            <surname>Rosalind Crone</surname>
          </persName>
          <date>12/10/2008 11:49</date>
        </respStmt>
        <date from="1882-01-01" to="1882-12-31">Jan 1 1882 - Dec 31 1882</date>
        <time/>
        <reader>
          <persName>
            <forename>Arthur</forename>
            <surname>Symons</surname>
          </persName>
          <sex>M</sex>
          <age>Child (0-17)</age>
          <occupation scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/occupation" ref="OCC115">Teachers</occupation>
          <education scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/education"/>
          <birth>1865-02-28</birth>
          <faith scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/faith" ref="FAI2441">Methodists</faith>
          <country>England</country>
          <readerStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/reader_status"/>
        </reader>
        <listener/>
        <place>
          <location>
            <country>England</country>
            <county>Devon</county>
            <settlement type="city">Bideford</settlement>
            <district/>
          </location>
        </place>
        <textRead>
          <author>
            <persName>
              <forename>Dante Gabriel</forename>
              <surname>Rossetti</surname>
            </persName>
          </author>
          <title>'Sister Helen'</title>
          <genre scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/genre" ref="GEN2">Poetry</genre>
          <textProvenance ref="TPR215" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_provenance">Unknown</textProvenance>
          <textStatus ref="TST4" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status">Unknown</textStatus>
          <textForm scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_form" ref=" TFO27">Unknown</textForm>
          <origLanguage>
            <language/>
          </origLanguage>
          <textStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status"/>
        </textRead>
        <readingExp>
          <experienceType scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_type" ref="EXT13">Unknown</experienceType>
          <posture scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/posture"/>
          <lighting scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/lighting"/>
          <environment scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/environment"/>
          <intensity scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/intensity"/>
          <emotion scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/emotion"/>
          <testimony scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/testimony"/>
          <sourceReliability scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/source_reliability"/>
          <expFrequency scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_frequency" ref="EXF3">Unknown</expFrequency>
          <note>Quotation taken from 1882 letter to Osborne held at Princeton</note>
        </readingExp>
      </experience>
    </experienceDesc>
  </teiHeader>
  <text>
    <body>
      <p>
        <ptr target="ukred-12185">"Before leaving BIdeford, he told Osborne, he had read Rossetti"s poems ""rapturously"":

""I am mad about Rossetti ever since and I solemnly declare that of all poems that I have read ""Sister Helen"" is the finest. Never in my life, not in Shakespeare, not even in Browning have I read such superbly passionate, such agonizingly intense accents of unfaltering revenge and implacable hate, creating, surely, a new shudder!"""</ptr>
      </p>
    </body>
  </text>
</TEI>
?itemComments

'Sister Helen'

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-12185

Evidence

"Before leaving BIdeford, he told Osborne, he had read Rossetti"s poems ""rapturously"": ""I am mad about Rossetti ever since and I solemnly declare that of all poems that I have read ""Sister Helen"" is the finest. Never in my life, not in Shakespeare, not even in Browning have I read such superbly passionate, such agonizingly intense accents of unfaltering revenge and implacable hate, creating, surely, a new shudder!"""

Source

Arthur Symons. A Life

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Symons, Arthur
Aged 17 [Experience in 1882, born in 1865]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1882
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Quotation taken from 1882 letter to Osborne held at Princeton

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:

Arthur Symons. A Life
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/63618
Accessed on 2019/11/19 00:50:26

Related place
England
Related people
Symons, Arthur
Related text or manuscript
Arthur Symons. A Life
Related place
England
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE TEI PUBLIC "customisation-tei/tei_readingExp.dtd" "">
<TEI xmlns="http://www.tei-c.org/ns/1.0">
  <teiHeader>
    <fileDesc>
      <titleStmt>
        <author>
          <persName>
            <forename>Dante Gabriel</forename>
            <surname>Rossetti</surname>
          </persName>
        </author>
        <title>'Sister Helen'</title>
      </titleStmt>
      <sourceDesc>
        <biblStruct>
          <monogr>
            <author>
              <persName>
                <forename>Karl</forename>
                <surname>Beckson</surname>
              </persName>
            </author>
            <title>Arthur Symons. A Life</title>
            <imprint>
              <pubPlace>Oxford</pubPlace>
              <date>1987</date>
            </imprint>
            <availability/>
            <biblScope/>
          </monogr>
        </biblStruct>
      </sourceDesc>
      <notesStmt>
        <note>xml/ukred-12185.xml</note>
      </notesStmt>
    </fileDesc>
    <profileDesc>
      <correspDesc>
        <correspAction type="sending">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
        <correspAction type="receiving">
          <persName>
            <forename/>
            <surname/>
          </persName>
        </correspAction>
      </correspDesc>
      <langUsage/>
    </profileDesc>
    <experienceDesc>
      <experience ref="ukred-12185">
        <respStmt resp="submitter">
          <resp>submitted by</resp>
          <persName>
            <forename>Sarah</forename>
            <surname>Johnson</surname>
          </persName>
          <address>
            <address_line/>
          </address>
          <email>saj28@cam.ac.uk</email>
        </respStmt>
        <respStmt resp="editor">
          <resp>reviewed by</resp>
          <persName>
            <surname>Rosalind Crone</surname>
          </persName>
          <date>12/10/2008 11:49</date>
        </respStmt>
        <date from="1882-01-01" to="1882-12-31">Jan 1 1882 - Dec 31 1882</date>
        <time/>
        <reader>
          <persName>
            <forename>Arthur</forename>
            <surname>Symons</surname>
          </persName>
          <sex>M</sex>
          <age>Child (0-17)</age>
          <occupation scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/occupation" ref="OCC115">Teachers</occupation>
          <education scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/education"/>
          <birth>1865-02-28</birth>
          <faith scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/faith" ref="FAI2441">Methodists</faith>
          <country>England</country>
          <readerStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/reader_status"/>
        </reader>
        <listener/>
        <place>
          <location>
            <country>England</country>
            <county>Devon</county>
            <settlement type="city">Bideford</settlement>
            <district/>
          </location>
        </place>
        <textRead>
          <author>
            <persName>
              <forename>Dante Gabriel</forename>
              <surname>Rossetti</surname>
            </persName>
          </author>
          <title>'Sister Helen'</title>
          <genre scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/genre" ref="GEN2">Poetry</genre>
          <textProvenance ref="TPR215" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_provenance">Unknown</textProvenance>
          <textStatus ref="TST4" scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status">Unknown</textStatus>
          <textForm scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_form" ref=" TFO27">Unknown</textForm>
          <origLanguage>
            <language/>
          </origLanguage>
          <textStatus scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/text_status"/>
        </textRead>
        <readingExp>
          <experienceType scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_type" ref="EXT13">Unknown</experienceType>
          <posture scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/posture"/>
          <lighting scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/lighting"/>
          <environment scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/environment"/>
          <intensity scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/intensity"/>
          <emotion scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/emotion"/>
          <testimony scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/testimony"/>
          <sourceReliability scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/source_reliability"/>
          <expFrequency scheme="http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/thesaurus/experience_frequency" ref="EXF3">Unknown</expFrequency>
          <note>Quotation taken from 1882 letter to Osborne held at Princeton</note>
        </readingExp>
      </experience>
    </experienceDesc>
  </teiHeader>
  <text>
    <body>
      <p>
        <ptr target="ukred-12185">"Before leaving BIdeford, he told Osborne, he had read Rossetti"s poems ""rapturously"":

""I am mad about Rossetti ever since and I solemnly declare that of all poems that I have read ""Sister Helen"" is the finest. Never in my life, not in Shakespeare, not even in Browning have I read such superbly passionate, such agonizingly intense accents of unfaltering revenge and implacable hate, creating, surely, a new shudder!"""</ptr>
      </p>
    </body>
  </text>
</TEI>