The Moonstone

Reading experience

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The Moonstone

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

The seventeen-year-old Robert Louis Stevenson, when he read the novel that year, wrote to his mother: “Isn’t the detective prime?”

Source

The Suspicions of Mr Whicher

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 18 [Experience in 1868, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 - May 31 1868
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
According to Summerscale, RLS's reference was to Sergeant Cuff, the Scotland Yard detective in Wilkie Collins’s ""The Moonstone"", published 1868 (= ‘that year’ in the Evidence)

How to cite this record

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The Suspicions of Mr Whicher
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/87259
Accessed on 2019/10/18 21:03:40

Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher
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The Moonstone

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-26674

Evidence

The seventeen-year-old Robert Louis Stevenson, when he read the novel that year, wrote to his mother: “Isn’t the detective prime?”

Source

The Suspicions of Mr Whicher

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO27
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 18 [Experience in 1868, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 - May 31 1868
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
According to Summerscale, RLS's reference was to Sergeant Cuff, the Scotland Yard detective in Wilkie Collins’s ""The Moonstone"", published 1868 (= ‘that year’ in the Evidence)

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 Suspicions of Mr Whicher
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/87259
Accessed on 2019/10/18 21:03:40

Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher
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