Thomas a Becket

Reading experience

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Thomas a Becket

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-16593

Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, 3 June 1840: "Have you given up the idea of seeing Mr Darley"s book again -- It chaperons or is chaperoned by some Devonshire cream -- but I beg you to remember that the stains upon its back came to me as they go, and proceeded from neither cream nor me -- The chronicle is very clever & spirited -- picturesque & racy -- & the character of Becket appears to me developped [sic] with no ordinary power: at the same time I confess myself disappointed in the absence of tragic passion & concentration".

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR201 Borrowed informaly

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth
Aged 34 [Experience in 1840, born in 1806]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
May 17 - June 3 1840
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
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Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
In Letter 757 in source (p.274), dated 17 May 1840, Barrett acknowledges receipt of text from Mitford.

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Accessed on 2019/12/09 01:13:11

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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spirited -- picturesque &amp; racy -- &amp; the character of Becket appears to me developped [sic] 
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?itemComments

Thomas a Becket

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-16593

Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, 3 June 1840: "Have you given up the idea of seeing Mr Darley"s book again -- It chaperons or is chaperoned by some Devonshire cream -- but I beg you to remember that the stains upon its back came to me as they go, and proceeded from neither cream nor me -- The chronicle is very clever & spirited -- picturesque & racy -- & the character of Becket appears to me developped [sic] with no ordinary power: at the same time I confess myself disappointed in the absence of tragic passion & concentration".

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR201 Borrowed informaly

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth
Aged 34 [Experience in 1840, born in 1806]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
May 17 - June 3 1840
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
In Letter 757 in source (p.274), dated 17 May 1840, Barrett acknowledges receipt of text from Mitford.

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 Brownings' Correspondence
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/70787
Accessed on 2019/12/09 01:13:11

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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"Have you given up the idea of seeing Mr Darley"s book again -- It chaperons or is chaperoned by some Devonshire cream -- but I beg you to remember that the stains upon its back came 
to me as they go, and proceeded from neither cream nor me -- The chronicle is very clever &amp; 
spirited -- picturesque &amp; racy -- &amp; the character of Becket appears to me developped [sic] 
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tragic passion &amp; concentration".</ptr>
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