Letter

Reading experience

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Letter

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-1234

Evidence

Dorothy Wordsworth describes to Thomas De Quincey how John Wordsworth received a letter from him: ""When your Friend Johnny came from school last night, his mother said to him, "Here is a letter from - ." "From," he replied, "Mr. De Quincey?" ... he ... asked me to read [it]; which I did, with a few omissions and levelling the language to his capacity ... you would have thought yourself well repaid for the trouble of writing it if you could only have seen how feelingly he was interested.""

Source

The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO15
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wordsworth, Dorothy
Aged 38 [Experience in 1809, born in 1771]
Listener
Wordsworth,

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
March 6 1809
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
From Dorothy Wordsworth to Thomas De Quincey, [7 March 1809].

How to cite this record

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The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/63908
Accessed on 2019/10/20 10:26:30

Related place
England
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Letter

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-1234

Evidence

Dorothy Wordsworth describes to Thomas De Quincey how John Wordsworth received a letter from him: ""When your Friend Johnny came from school last night, his mother said to him, "Here is a letter from - ." "From," he replied, "Mr. De Quincey?" ... he ... asked me to read [it]; which I did, with a few omissions and levelling the language to his capacity ... you would have thought yourself well repaid for the trouble of writing it if you could only have seen how feelingly he was interested.""

Source

The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO15
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wordsworth, Dorothy
Aged 38 [Experience in 1809, born in 1771]
Listener
Wordsworth,

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
March 6 1809
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT111
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
From Dorothy Wordsworth to Thomas De Quincey, [7 March 1809].

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 Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/63908
Accessed on 2019/10/20 10:26:30

Related place
England
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