Discipline

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Discipline

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Evidence

"Since I wrote the first two pages of this letter I have read Eugene and Guilliaume, and quite agree with you. Pray correct Sir James Mackintosh"s opinion [about ""Waverley""], and for [italics] best [end italics] read [italics] worst [end italics] which was his opinion, altho" I was told the contrary. He is now I understand a little softened, and says it comes before Rokeby but after all the others. Have you read ""Discipline"" by Mrs Brunton? With many defects it is much above the common class, and the last Volume is very pretty indeed some scenes nearly as good as ""Waverley"" who I might have added to my list of Lovers belonging to Walter Scott one can take no interest in. - Have you read La Baume"s act. of the Campaign in Russia? I am told it is very well done. I am sure you will be pleased with Mr Rocca"s Book if you read it".

Source

Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

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Romilly, Anne
Born in 1773

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Notes
Year of birth is a guess: AR was married in Jan 1798, aged about 24.

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Accessed on 2020/10/29 20:17:14

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England
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Romilly, Anne
Related text or manuscript
Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818
Related place
England
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Discipline

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Evidence

"Since I wrote the first two pages of this letter I have read Eugene and Guilliaume, and quite agree with you. Pray correct Sir James Mackintosh"s opinion [about ""Waverley""], and for [italics] best [end italics] read [italics] worst [end italics] which was his opinion, altho" I was told the contrary. He is now I understand a little softened, and says it comes before Rokeby but after all the others. Have you read ""Discipline"" by Mrs Brunton? With many defects it is much above the common class, and the last Volume is very pretty indeed some scenes nearly as good as ""Waverley"" who I might have added to my list of Lovers belonging to Walter Scott one can take no interest in. - Have you read La Baume"s act. of the Campaign in Russia? I am told it is very well done. I am sure you will be pleased with Mr Rocca"s Book if you read it".

Source

Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

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Date of Reading Experience
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
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Notes
Year of birth is a guess: AR was married in Jan 1798, aged about 24.

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:

Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/77335
Accessed on 2020/10/29 20:17:14

Related place
England
Related people
Romilly, Anne
Related text or manuscript
Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818
Related place
England
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