classical texts

Reading experience

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classical texts

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"On the evening of the days when it was necessary for him to stay in the City, to ""lock up"" [the family banking-house], George occupied himself principally with study. He had contracted a strong taste for the classics at Charterhouse, and felt prompted to cultivate them on quitting the scene of his boyish training."

Source

The Personal Life of George Grote by Mrs Grote. Compiled from Family Documents, Private Memoranda, and Original Letters to and from Various Friends

Text being read

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

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Grote, George
Aged 16-24 [Experience was between 1810 and 1818, born in 1794]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1810 - 1818
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
Grote's father had compelled him to work for the family banking firm after leaving school, having decided not to pay for a university education for him.

How to cite this record

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The Personal Life of George Grote by Mrs Grote. Compiled from Family Documents, Private Memoranda, and Original Letters to and from Various Friends
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/84368
Accessed on 2019/12/14 01:31:24

Related place
England
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classical texts

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-24991

Evidence

"On the evening of the days when it was necessary for him to stay in the City, to ""lock up"" [the family banking-house], George occupied himself principally with study. He had contracted a strong taste for the classics at Charterhouse, and felt prompted to cultivate them on quitting the scene of his boyish training."

Source

The Personal Life of George Grote by Mrs Grote. Compiled from Family Documents, Private Memoranda, and Original Letters to and from Various Friends

Text being read

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

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Grote, George
Aged 16-24 [Experience was between 1810 and 1818, born in 1794]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1810 - 1818
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
Grote's father had compelled him to work for the family banking firm after leaving school, having decided not to pay for a university education for him.

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 Personal Life of George Grote by Mrs Grote. Compiled from Family Documents, Private Memoranda, and Original Letters to and from Various Friends
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/84368
Accessed on 2019/12/14 01:31:25

Related place
England
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