The Way We Live Now

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The Way We Live Now

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I have just finished <i>The Way of the World</i>; there is only one person in it , no there are three &mdash; who are nice: the wild American woman, and two of the dissipated young men, Dolly and Lord Niddersdale. All the heroes and heroines are just ghastly. But what a triumph is Lady Carbury! That is real, sound, strong, genuine work: the man who could do that if he had had courage , might have written a fine book; he has preferred to write very readable ones."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Born in 1850

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France
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Notes
RLS is describing Anthony Trollope’s novel The Way We Live Now (1875), which he has designated by the title of Congreve’s 1700 comedy.

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The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/91174
Accessed on 2019/10/20 17:00:36

Related place
France
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
France
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The Way We Live Now

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-28858

Evidence

"I have just finished <i>The Way of the World</i>; there is only one person in it , no there are three &mdash; who are nice: the wild American woman, and two of the dissipated young men, Dolly and Lord Niddersdale. All the heroes and heroines are just ghastly. But what a triumph is Lady Carbury! That is real, sound, strong, genuine work: the man who could do that if he had had courage , might have written a fine book; he has preferred to write very readable ones."

Source

The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879

Text being read

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TST4
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TFO02
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TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Born in 1850

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Date of Reading Experience
Time of Reading Experience
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EXF3
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France
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
RLS is describing Anthony Trollope’s novel The Way We Live Now (1875), which he has designated by the title of Congreve’s 1700 comedy.

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 Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/91174
Accessed on 2019/10/20 17:00:36

Related place
France
Related people
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879
Related place
France
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