Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

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Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I am busy with the fourth volume of Gibbon and Machiavelli"s discourses on Livy. He is the only Italian that has interested me - "

Source

The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Baillie Welsh, Jane
Aged 22 [Experience in 1823, born in 1801]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Notes
Taken from letter from JBW to Thomas Carlyle dated 1 April 1823, written at Haddington. Estimated date range based on date of her previous letter to him (24th March) in which she discusses the fact that she is reading volume 2.

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Accessed on 2019/10/21 19:56:13

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Scotland
Related people
Baillie Welsh, Jane
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle
Related place
Scotland
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Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Reading experience
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ukred-17440

Evidence

"I am busy with the fourth volume of Gibbon and Machiavelli"s discourses on Livy. He is the only Italian that has interested me - "

Source

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

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Aged 22 [Experience in 1823, born in 1801]

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Notes
Taken from letter from JBW to Thomas Carlyle dated 1 April 1823, written at Haddington. Estimated date range based on date of her previous letter to him (24th March) in which she discusses the fact that she is reading volume 2.

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 Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/72248
Accessed on 2019/10/21 19:56:13

Related place
Scotland
Related people
Baillie Welsh, Jane
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle
Related place
Scotland
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