Improvement of the Mind, The

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"I used to study by myself, for I knew that I was wofully ignorant. Such books as Russell"s ""History of Modern Europe"" and Robertson"s ""Charles the Fifth"", I read, and also Watts on the ""Improvement of the Mind"", and I plodded through an Italian history of the Venetian Doges, lent me by an intimate and valued friend of my father, Mr Turnbull".

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The Autobiography of Elizabeth M. Sewell
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England
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How to cite this record

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/71838
Accessed on 2020/01/20 19:16:54

Related place
England
Related people
Sewell, Elizabeth Missing
Related text or manuscript
The Autobiography of Elizabeth M. Sewell
Related place
England
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