The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

Reading experience

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The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I bought Darwin"s last book in despair, for I knew I could generally read Darwin, but it was a failure."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 23 [Experience in 1873, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
September 1 1873
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
Although Darwin had published more recently than 1872, he had not brought out a book. Also the the rest of the letter suggests the subject matter of The Expression of the Emotions.

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/71206
Accessed on 2019/10/20 16:43:43

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson
Related place
Scotland
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The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-16840

Evidence

"I bought Darwin"s last book in despair, for I knew I could generally read Darwin, but it was a failure."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson

Text being read

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TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 23 [Experience in 1873, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

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Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Although Darwin had published more recently than 1872, he had not brought out a book. Also the the rest of the letter suggests the subject matter of The Expression of the Emotions.

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 Robert Louis Stevenson
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/71206
Accessed on 2019/10/20 16:43:43

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson
Related place
Scotland
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