Philosophical Dictionary

Reading experience

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Philosophical Dictionary

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Robert Browning, 15 January 1846: "Papa used to say .. ""Dont read Gibbon"s history -- it"s not a proper book -- Dont read ""Tom Jones"" -- & none of the books on [italics]this[end italics] side, mind -- So I was very obedient & never touched the books on [italics]that[end italics] side, & only read instead, Tom Paine"s Age of Reason, & Voltaire"s Philosophical Dictionary, & Hume"s Essays, & Werther, & Rousseau, & Mary Woolstonecraft [sic] .. books, which I was never suspected of looking towards, & which were not ""on [italics]that[end italics] side"" certainly, but which did as well."

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

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TST4
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TFO02
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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth Barrett
Born in 1806

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Date of Reading Experience
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EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


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Accessed on 2019/12/15 09:49:06

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth Barrett
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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Philosophical Dictionary

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-19544

Evidence

Elizabeth Barrett to Robert Browning, 15 January 1846: "Papa used to say .. ""Dont read Gibbon"s history -- it"s not a proper book -- Dont read ""Tom Jones"" -- & none of the books on [italics]this[end italics] side, mind -- So I was very obedient & never touched the books on [italics]that[end italics] side, & only read instead, Tom Paine"s Age of Reason, & Voltaire"s Philosophical Dictionary, & Hume"s Essays, & Werther, & Rousseau, & Mary Woolstonecraft [sic] .. books, which I was never suspected of looking towards, & which were not ""on [italics]that[end italics] side"" certainly, but which did as well."

Source

The Brownings' Correspondence

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Barrett, Elizabeth Barrett
Born in 1806

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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


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/75569
Accessed on 2019/12/15 09:49:06

Related place
England
Related people
Barrett, Elizabeth Barrett
Related text or manuscript
The Brownings' Correspondence
Related place
England
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