Letters

Reading experience

?itemComments

Letters

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21102

Evidence

Passages quoted at length in E. M. Forster"s Commonplace Book (1940) include three extracts from the Letters of Madame de Sevigne, the first of which, Forster notes underneath it, "is not the one I wanted to copy out," continuing, "Her orthodox, gaiety, and caution are much better combined in the following," and announcing the third with "And still better -- gaiety dominating".

Source

Commonplace Book

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Forster, Edward Morgan
Aged 61 [Experience in 1940, born in 1879]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
February 1 - December 31 1940
Time of Reading Experience
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Place of reading experience
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EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
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Notes
First passage quoted (from letter of 16 March 1672) about fears of death; second (from letter of 10 June 1671) about being 'neither for God nor the devil' (source ed.'s transalation); third (from letter of 24 April 1671) about choice of fabric for a dressing-gown; all letters to Mme de Sevigne's daughter, Mme de Grignan; see pp.305-06 in source.

How to cite this record

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Commonplace Book
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78142
Accessed on 2020/08/14 08:01:52

Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
Related text or manuscript
Commonplace Book
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?itemComments

Letters

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21102

Evidence

Passages quoted at length in E. M. Forster"s Commonplace Book (1940) include three extracts from the Letters of Madame de Sevigne, the first of which, Forster notes underneath it, "is not the one I wanted to copy out," continuing, "Her orthodox, gaiety, and caution are much better combined in the following," and announcing the third with "And still better -- gaiety dominating".

Source

Commonplace Book

Text being read

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

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Forster, Edward Morgan
Aged 61 [Experience in 1940, born in 1879]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
February 1 - December 31 1940
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : experience frequency
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Place of reading experience
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
First passage quoted (from letter of 16 March 1672) about fears of death; second (from letter of 10 June 1671) about being 'neither for God nor the devil' (source ed.'s transalation); third (from letter of 24 April 1671) about choice of fabric for a dressing-gown; all letters to Mme de Sevigne's daughter, Mme de Grignan; see pp.305-06 in source.

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:

Commonplace Book
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78142
Accessed on 2020/08/14 08:01:52

Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
Related text or manuscript
Commonplace Book
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