[letter]

Reading experience

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[letter]

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"I have received a nice letter from Colvin. He says my room is delightful; but there was a green curtain which ‘put his teeth on edge’. What should this be? Not the purity of the Scottish Mind? He told me he thought the prophet was beginning to be more honoured in his own country, and reported statements relative to ‘W[ill] of the Mill’, which were eminently pleasing."

Source

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

Text being read

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TFO15
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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 28 [Experience in 1878, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 - February 27 1878
Time of Reading Experience
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France
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Notes
This apparently refers to a letter recently received from Sidney Colvin, containing gratifying reports on the reception of RLS’s story ‘Will o’ the Mill’, published in the Cornhill Magazine in January 1878.

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/91179
Accessed on 2019/10/21 05:14:44

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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[letter]

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-28860

Evidence

"I have received a nice letter from Colvin. He says my room is delightful; but there was a green curtain which ‘put his teeth on edge’. What should this be? Not the purity of the Scottish Mind? He told me he thought the prophet was beginning to be more honoured in his own country, and reported statements relative to ‘W[ill] of the Mill’, which were eminently pleasing."

Source

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

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO15
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Aged 28 [Experience in 1878, born in 1850]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 - February 27 1878
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : experience frequency
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Place of reading experience
France
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
This apparently refers to a letter recently received from Sidney Colvin, containing gratifying reports on the reception of RLS’s story ‘Will o’ the Mill’, published in the Cornhill Magazine in January 1878.

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/91179
Accessed on 2019/10/21 05:14:44

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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