Tom Cringle's Log

Reading experience

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Tom Cringle's Log

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, ?late July 1843: "As you praise Charles O"Malley so much, I really must try to get thro" the thorns & read him. I tried only once certainly -- & then my own humour might have been partly in fault. My conclusion then was, that I cdnt read him [...] His noise made my head ache, & his loud laughing made me grave [...] I tried the Log & cdnt quite get thro" it. I shrink too from these maritime books now, for other reasons."

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

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TST4
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TFO27
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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth
Aged 23-37 [Experience was between 1829 and 1843, born in 1806]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Notes
Not clear in which of its published versions text read. Barrett found reading novels and poetry with maritime themes upsetting, following the death of her brother Edward at sea in July 1840.

How to cite this record

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The Brownings' Correspondence
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Accessed on 2019/12/09 22:29:46

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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Tom Cringle's Log

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-17217

Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Mary Russell Mitford, ?late July 1843: "As you praise Charles O"Malley so much, I really must try to get thro" the thorns & read him. I tried only once certainly -- & then my own humour might have been partly in fault. My conclusion then was, that I cdnt read him [...] His noise made my head ache, & his loud laughing made me grave [...] I tried the Log & cdnt quite get thro" it. I shrink too from these maritime books now, for other reasons."

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth
Aged 23-37 [Experience was between 1829 and 1843, born in 1806]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 1829 - July 31 1843
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : experience frequency
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England
EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
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Notes
Not clear in which of its published versions text read. Barrett found reading novels and poetry with maritime themes upsetting, following the death of her brother Edward at sea in July 1840.

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/71875
Accessed on 2019/12/09 22:29:46

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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tried only once certainly -- &amp; then my own humour might have been partly in fault. My 
conclusion then was, that I cdnt read him [...]  His noise made my head ache, &amp; his loud 
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