Philosophical Essays

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Philosophical Essays

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"I am glad I read the little book [""The Problems of Philosophy""] before coming to your essays [""Philosophical Essays""]. If in reading the first I felt moving step by step, with delight, on the firmest ground, the other gave me the sense of an enlarged vision in the clearest, the purest atmosphere." Hence follow another 10 lines of praise and gratitude.

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Conrad, Joseph
Aged 56 [Experience in 1913, born in 1857]

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Date of Reading Experience
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Notes
See also letter 12 December 1913 record 27604 referring to Conrad's initial reading of ""Problems of Philosophy"", the 'little book'.

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Accessed on 2020/01/28 11:32:42

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Related place
England
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Philosophical Essays

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I am glad I read the little book [""The Problems of Philosophy""] before coming to your essays [""Philosophical Essays""]. If in reading the first I felt moving step by step, with delight, on the firmest ground, the other gave me the sense of an enlarged vision in the clearest, the purest atmosphere." Hence follow another 10 lines of praise and gratitude.

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
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Aged 56 [Experience in 1913, born in 1857]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
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Time of Reading Experience
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EXF3
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England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
See also letter 12 December 1913 record 27604 referring to Conrad's initial reading of ""Problems of Philosophy"", the 'little book'.

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 Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/88921
Accessed on 2020/01/28 11:32:42

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916
Related place
England
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