. "\"Tony\" \"Spackman\"" . . . . "\"Humphry James is good. Is he very deep or very simple? And by the bye R. Bridges is a poet. I'm damned if he ain't! There's more poesy in one page of \"\"\"\"Shorter Poems\"\"\"\" than in the whole volume of Tennyson. This is my deliberate opinion. And what a descriptive power! The man hath wings--sees from on high.'\"" . . . . "\"so home - to read - supper and to prayers; and then to bed.'\"" . . . . . . "1814" . "26 Apr 1814" . "Experience 20592 - \"Samuel\" \"Romilly\" - \"[novel by a lady novelist]\"" . . . . . . "1857" . "Feb 1857" . "Experience 7445 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Mansfield Park\"" . . . . . "1942" . "23 Apr 1942" . "Experience 25262 - - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . "\"unknown [Geometry]\"" . "\"unknown [Geometry]\"" . . . "\"Sonnets\"" . "\"Sonnets\"" . . "\"[life of Lord Byron]\"" . "\"[life of Lord Byron]\"" . . . . . . . . . . . "\"Robert White... had somewhat more progressive tastes [than Robert Story], which extended to Shelley, Keats, Childe Harold, and The Lady of the Lake. But his reading stopped short at the Romantics. In 1873 he confessed that he could not stomach avant-garde poets like Tennyson. \"\"\"\"As for our modern novel-writers - Dickens, Thackeray and others I do not care to read them, since Smollett, Fielding and Scott especially are all I desire\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "\"after tea went to the Mechanics & read the papers then came home'\"" . . . . "\"That fall [Maud Montgomery] was enthralled by a book called \"\"\"\"Zanoni\"\"\"\", an occult love story written by an English nobleman named Edward Bulwer-Lytton. She read and re-read \"\"\"\"Zanoni\"\"\"\"... until she knew whole chunks of it by heart... She was so in love with its dark, masterful hero that she actually spent hours rewriting some of Lord Lytton's story so that the heroine's dialogue and behaviour would read more like dialogue and behaviour that would be hers if she were \"\"\"\"Zanoni\"\"\"\"'s heroine.'\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Your good letter arrived yesterday--a great pleasure and a source of serious misgivings. I have had your latest volume and surely I acknowledged it! [...] You mean \"\"\"\"Monochromes\"\"\"\" don't you? Well I have that volume of which I wrote to you that it delighted me [...]'\"" . . . . . . "1942" . "30 Mar 1942" . "Experience 25257 - \"Thomas\" \"Kitching\" - \"Syonan Times\"" . . . . "\"Today began Plato's \"\"\"\"Laws\"\"\"\" again at breakfast and felt a little brighter.'\"" . . . "\"Attitudes -- A Sketch'\"" . "\"Attitudes -- A Sketch'\"" . . . . "\"I am now reading Gray's life and letters.'\"" . . . "\"L'Etourdi\"" . "\"L'Etourdi\"" . . . "\"Two covenants\"" . "\"Two covenants\"" . . . "\"Shelley and the Unromantics\"" . "\"Shelley and the Unromantics\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . . . "\"The Suggestion Book\"" . "\"The Suggestion Book\"" . . . . . "16 Jan 1803" . "1803" . "Experience 5909 - \"William\" \"Upcott\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . . "20 May 1798" . "1798" . "Experience 22261 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Gurney\" - \"[New] Testament\"" . . "\"Frances\" \"Sheridan\"" . . . "\"[history]\"" . "\"[history]\"" . . . "Women reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation" . "1999" . "Women reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation" . . . . . . "1799" . "9 Jun 1799" . "Experience 10939 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Analytical Review\"" . . . "Testament of Experience" . "1980" . "Testament of Experience" . . . . "Experience 5292 - \"Davies\" - \"[local and sports papers]\"" . . . "\"Personal Narrative of Travels\"" . "\"Personal Narrative of Travels\"" . . . . . "1901" . "Experience 5276 - \"Edwin\" \"Muir\" - " . . . . . "16 Oct 1769" . "1769" . "Experience 21071 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful\"" . . "\"Albert Bigelow\" \"Paine\"" . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . "\"On Being Asked What Was the \"\"\"\"Origin of Love\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"On Being Asked What Was The \"\"\"\"Origin of Love\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"On Being Asked What Was the \"\"\"\"Origin of Love\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"On Being Asked What Was The \"\"\"\"Origin of Love\"\"\"\"\"" . . . "\"Copious MS notes and doodles throughout. First date \"\"\"\"Trevelyan May 1852\"\"\"\". One sketch is a drawing of \"\"\"\"Alice [his sister] opening a box of soldiers. An anticipation of the holidays. What a child I was!\"\"\"\" This vol. read by Sir George at prep school and Harrow \"\"\"\"20 chap a day Wed. July 4th 1855\"\"\"\" and in a later hand \"\"\"\"when I worked so hard for the trials, and was so disappointed in coming out fourteenth. But the work won me the Gregory scholarship a year later on.\"\"\"\" I.i p.68: \"\"\"\"These crosses in the text seem to represent the portion each boy was called on to translate.\"\"\"\" I.ii p.85 \"\"\"\"I hate Harris\"\"\"\"; \"\"\"\"I detest Harris\"\"\"\"; p.87: \"\"\"\"I HATE HARRIS\"\"\"\"; under this: \"\"\"\"Poor little boy that I was; what a bad time I had with that able, and, (as I now know) not unkindly master\"\"\"\". Many subsequent dates of reading, incl. Jan 20 1915 \"\"\"\"sixty years after I was first reading it in the same volume at Harrow\"\"\"\"; Sep 29 1922 \"\"\"\"our wedding day\"\"\"\"; March 14 1916 \"\"\"\"Germans sent terms of peace to America through Colonel House: - and what terms!\"\"\"\" \"\"\"\"Finished this old book April 4 1916 Welcome. Almost everything reminds me of the most depressed and unsatisfactory period of my life, when I was the last boy in a form of 35, 63 years ago. What a mere child I was!\"\"\"\" \"" . . . "\"Case is Altered, The\"" . "\"Case is Altered, The\"" . . . . "\"Later on, when Blatchford and his friends, A. M. Thompson, E. F. Fay and Montague Blatchford founded the Socialist weekly \"\"\"\"The Clarion\"\"\"\", I began to read it and became deeply interested in the theories put forward.'\"" . . . "\"Jacqueline\"" . "\"Jacqueline\"" . . . "\"Went to the Club again in the evening & had a look over the [Home?] papers. The Illustrated & Graphic are full of Engravings relating to \"\"\"\"Thanksgiving Day\"\"\"\" ... to the Tichbourne Case'\"" . . . . . "24 Oct 1831" . "1831" . "Experience 19645 - \"George\" \"Crabbe\" - \"Lady Barbara\"" . . . "\"Alice Meynell. A Memoir\"" . "\"Alice Meynell. A Memoir\"" . . . . . . "15 Jul 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 12956 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"The British Plutarch\"" . . . "Marginalia: Readers Writing in Books" . "2001" . "Marginalia: Readers Writing in Books" . . . . "1797" . "25 Feb 1797" . "Experience 11231 - \"S\" - \"Evenings at Home\"" . . . . "Experience 5317 - \"Charles Spencer\" \"Chaplin\" - \"Lives\"" . . . . . . "31 Mar 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 8660 - \"Lady Caroline\" \"Lamb\" - \"Beppo\"" . . . . . "1799" . "12 Feb 1799" . "Experience 13194 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"Historic doubts on the life and reign of King Richard the third\"" . . . . . "13 Mar 1797" . "1797" . "Experience 25149 - \"Robert \" \"Southey\" - \"Poetical Sketches\"" . . . "\"White Fang\"" . "\"White Fang\"" . . "\"John\" \"Owen\"" . . . . . "2 Dec 1848" . "1848" . "Experience 12743 - \"John\" \"Mitchel\" - \"[Siege of Vienna]\"" . . . "Extracts from the Diary of a Lover of Literature." . "1810" . "Extracts from the Diary of a Lover of Literature." . . . "\"Prehistoric Times\"" . "\"Prehistoric Times\"" . . . . "\"Read Mrs. Radcliffe's \"\"\"\"Tour to the Lakes\"\"\"\". Much might be expected from this Lady's well known powers of description, exerted on so congenial a theme...'\"" . . . "\"[Paper on Thomas Moore and Thomas Hood]\"" . "\"[Paper on Thomas Moore and Thomas Hood]\"" . . . . "\t\t\t\tI know my own heart: The Diaries of Anne Lister 1791-1840" . "1988" . "\t\t\t\tI know my own heart: The Diaries of Anne Lister 1791-1840" . . . . . "1871" . "30 Sep 1871" . "Experience 14545 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson\"" . . . "\"From the Turkish [The Chain I Gave]\"" . "\"From the Turkish [The Chain I Gave]\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . "\"Testing please ignore\"" . . . "\"The reform act, 1832; the correspondence of the late Earl Grey with His Majesty King William IV. and with Sir Herbert Taylor, from Nov. 1830 to June 1832\"" . "\"The reform act, 1832; the correspondence of the late Earl Grey with His Majesty King William IV. and with Sir Herbert Taylor, from Nov. 1830 to June 1832\"" . . . . . . "2 Jan 1861" . "1861" . "Experience 9199 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"Thoughts in Aid of Faith\"" . . . . . "1 Jan 1930" . "1930" . "Experience 20093 - - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"... [Walter Scott's] books captivated ... [Andrew Lang] as a boy and 'grow better on every fresh reading.\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . "1997" . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . . . "\"We ... took possession of a chateau in the Rue d'Amiens and moved in. I visited Bastion at 9 pm and took my boots off for the first time since the 7th. Slept peacefully in a wet valise. Saw newspapers.'\"" . . . "\"[a farce]\"" . "\"[a farce]\"" . . "\"Henry\" \"Brougham\"" . . . . . . "9 Dec 1805" . "1805" . "Experience 8603 - \"Lady Caroline\" \"Lamb\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"I have read since last October a good deal of the history relating to the East...: not much of books not connected with India. ...;[but includes] Hume's \"\"\"\"Dialogue on Natural Religion\"\"\"\"; ...'\"" . . . . . . "1866" . "31 Dec 1866" . "Experience 3993 - \"Edmund\" \"Gosse\" - " . . . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of th" . "2001" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of th" . . . . . "\"I have read, conversed, and thought much upon the subject, and would recommend to all who are capable of conviction, an excellent Tract by my learned and ingenious friend John Ranby, Esq. entitled \"\"\"\"Doubts on the Abolition of the Slave Trade.\"\"\"\" To Mr. Ranby's \"\"\"\"Doubts,\"\"\"\" I will apply Lord Chancellor Hardwicke's expression in praise of a Scotch Law Book, called \"\"\"\"Dirleton's Doubts\"\"\"\"; \"\"\"\"HIS [italics] Doubts [end italics], (said his Lordship,) are better than most people's [italics] Certainties [end italics].\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . . . "1798" . "23 Oct 1798" . "Experience 10862 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"A Tour in Switzerland\"" . . " \"Jeffrey\"" . . . . "\"Down town with Dad. Mess about on bike all day and read and smoked in garden. Leg rather sore.'\"" . . . . "1804" . "11 Jan 1804" . "Experience 10730 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"An Essay on the Principle of Population\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . . . "1880" . "31 Dec 1880" . "Experience 26288 - \"Oscar\" \"Wilde\" - \"Roman History\"" . . . . . . "18 Jul 1861" . "1861" . "Experience 8298 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Textbook on the History of Philosophy\"" . . . . "1864" . "May 1864" . "Experience 5777 - \"anon\" - \"The Institutes of Justinian; with English Introduction, Translation, and Notes, by Thomas Collett Sandars\"" . . . "\"Cathedral, The\"" . "\"Cathedral, The\"" . . . . "The Autobiography of Elizabeth Missing Sewell" . "1908" . "The Autobiography of Elizabeth Missing Sewell" . . . "\"Life of Savage\"" . "\"Life of Savage\"" . . . "\"The Castle of Otranto: A Gothic Story\"" . "\"The Castle of Otranto: A Gothic Story\"" . . . "\"article 'on Diseased Volition'\"" . "\"article 'on Diseased Volition'\"" . . . "\"The Vision, or Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise\"" . "\"The Vision, or Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise\"" . . . "\"British Storms' in Good Words\"" . "\"British Storms' in Good Words\"" . . . . "Jane Austen's Letters" . "1995" . "Jane Austen's Letters" . . . . . . "1816" . "22 Aug 1816" . "Experience 13989 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . "\"The View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages\"" . "\"The View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages\"" . . . . . "9 Mar 1797" . "1797" . "Experience 583 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Gentleman's Magazine\"" . . . . "\"Horace Walpole to Mary Berry, 24 September 1794, 'near one [pm]': 'The Churchills are here in the room while I write [...] just as I was going to begin my letter, the newspaper came in, and he and I have been reading it aloud to us paragraph by paragraph, half of which are full of bad news, of retreats of our army, of the capture of our Mediterranean fleet by the French, and [...] of the King of Prussia having been forced to raise the siege of Warsaw.'\"" . . . . "1913" . "31 Dec 1913" . "Experience 8404 - \"Charlotte\" \"Mew\" - " . . . . "\"completed the perusal of the firstvolume of Perry's French Revolution, which requires to be read with care, the author a Democratic writer too often attempts to justify principles in themselves unjustifiable\"" . . . "\"Another Sheaf\"" . "\"Another Sheaf\"" . . . "Testament of Experience" . "1980" . "Testament of Experience" . . . . "\"Tho. Davy came in after supper and stayed with us about 2 1/2 hours. He and I looked over Gordon's \"\"\"\"Geographical Grammar\"\"\"\", and in particular the religions of all nations.\"" . . . . . . "1918" . "31 Dec 1918" . "Experience 3293 - \"questionaire respondent\" - \"Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde\"" . . . . . . "4 Jan 1915" . "1915" . "Experience 32118 - \"William\" \"Thomas\" - \"Gospel of Matthew\"" . . . "\"The Chevalier's Lament\"" . "\"The Chevalier's Lament\"" . . "\"French romances\"" . "\"French romances\"" . . . "\"Sonnets and Fugitive Pieces\"" . "\"Sonnets and Fugitive Pieces\"" . . . "\"The Freelands\"" . "\"The Freelands\"" . . . . . . "1894" . "21 Aug 1894" . "Experience 11433 - \"Thomas A.\" \"Jackson\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "\"Sissy\" \"Castieau\"" . . . . . . "18 Jan 1775" . "1775" . "Experience 21364 - \"James\" \"Boswell\" - \"Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland. \"" . . . . . . "1916" . "17 Jan 1916" . "Experience 30906 - \"Harold\" \"Upcott\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Wordsworth in the Fenwick Note to Miscellaneous Sonnets: 'In the cottage of Town-End, one afternoon, in 1801, my Sister read to me the Sonnets of Milton. I had long been well acquainted with them, but I was particularly struck on that occasion with the dignified simplicity and majestic harmony that runs through most of them ... '\"" . . . . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . "1997" . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . . . . . "1915" . "Experience 3628 - \"Lloyd\" \"George\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Anthony Grafton, \"\"\"\"Discitur ut agatur: How Gabriel Harvey Read His Livy\"\"\"\": \"\"\"\"In 1576-77, just before Philip Sidney went on his mission to the Emperor Rudolph II in Prague, he and [Gabriel] Harvey read books 1-3 of the first decade [of Livy's Romanae historiae], which embrace the early history of Rome and its passage from monarchy to republic.\"\"\"\"\"" . . . "\"A Week in Paris\"" . "\"A Week in Paris\"" . . . "The Confusion of Tongues: a review of modernisms" . "1929" . "The Confusion of Tongues: a review of modernisms" . . . . "\"I have really been so occupied with the sorrows of Mary Queen of Scots you must excuse my not have written before. I had always read the other side except in Hume, & was surpised at the conviction Robertson seems to carry in every line of her guilt. His must be a very immoral book for in spight [sic] of that one always feels so very much interested for her.'\"" . . . . "Altrive Tales" . "2003" . "Altrive Tales" . . . . "Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818" . "1936" . "Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818" . . . . "\"Henry James to William James, 20 April 1898: 'I scarcely know what the newpapers say [about the Spanish-American war] -- beyond the \"\"\"\"Times\"\"\"\", which I look at all for [George W.] Smalley's cables'. \"" . . . . "\"Saturday 22 June 1940: 'On the down at Bugdean I found some green glass tubes [...] And I read my Shelley at night. How delicate & pure & musical & uncorrupt he & Coleridge read, after the left wing group [...] how they compact; & fuse, & deepen.'\"" . . . "\"The Life of William Morris\"" . "\"The Life of William Morris\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . . "1882" . "Experience 4018 - \"Leslie\" \"Stephen\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . . . "1908" . "12 Dec 1908" . "Experience 25061 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"The American\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . . "\"Charlotte Bronte, \"\"\"\"The History of the Year,\"\"\"\" 12 March 1829: 'we take 2 and see three Newspapers as such we take the \"\"\"\"Leeds Inteligencer\"\"\"\" [par?]ty Tory and the \"\"\"\"Leeds Mercury Whig\"\"\"\" ... We see the \"\"\"\"Jhon [sic] Bull\"\"\"\" it is a High Tory very violent Mr Driver Lends us it ...' \"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"Finished Cesar Birotteau aloud.' \"" . . "\"Johann David\" \"Michaelis\"" . . . . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931" . "1970" . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931" . . . . . . "12 Sep 1758" . "1758" . "Experience 6380 - \"Thomas\" \"Turner\" - \"A critical essay concerning marriage\"" . . . . . . "1880" . "15 Dec 1880" . "Experience 21981 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"The Highlands and Western Isles of Scotland containing their scenery and antiquities \"" . . . . . . "1889" . "28 Jun 1889" . "Experience 570 - \"Margaret\" \"Oliphant\" - \"Auld Licht Idylls\"" . . . . . . "\"As Cornish carpenter George Smith had little access to libraries, he \"\"\"\"read every sort of book that came in my way\"\"\"\" - novels, history, biblical criticism. He particularly liked mathematics because it was slow reading: \"\"\"\"A treatise on algebra or geometry, which cost but a very few shillings, afforded me matter for close study for a year\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . . . . "\"I have no enthusiasm-cui bono? I always ask myself. It would be irksome, & impossible, in this state of my sheet, to criticise the elegant and ingenious rather than powerful or philosophical narrative which Horace Benedict Saussure gives of his journeys in the Alps. I am in the third quarto-'\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924" . "2008" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924" . . . . " \"Canning\"" . . "\"Alicia\" \"Lefanu\"" . . "\"Juliet\" \"Barker\"" . . . "\"A Satirical View of London at the Commencement of\"" . "\"A Satirical View of London at the Commencement of\"" . . "\"unknown various [anatomy and surgery]\"" . "\"unknown various [anatomy and surgery]\"" . . . . . . . . "\"[due to the fact that books in working class communities were generally cheap out of copyright reprints, not new works] Welsh collier Joseph Keating was able to immerse himself in Swift, Pope, Fielding, Richardson, Smollett, Sheridan, Goldsmith, Keats, Byron, Shelley, Dickens and Greek philosophy, as well as the John Dicks edition of Vanity Fair in weekly installments. The common denominator among these authors was that they were all dead. \"\"\"\"Volumes by living authors were too high-priced for me\"\"\"\", Keating explained. \"\"\"\"Our schoolbooks never mentioned living writers; and the impression in my mind was that an author, to be a living author, must be dead and that his work was all the better if he died of neglect and starvation\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . "1980" . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . . " \"Brothers Grimm\"" . . . "\"Epicoene, or The Silent Woman\"" . "\"Epicoene, or the Silent Woman\"" . "\"Epicoene, or The Silent Woman\"" . "\"Epicoene, or the Silent Woman\"" . . "\"Dr\" \"Card\"" . . . "\"A Journey Thro' Every Stage of Life\"" . "\"A Journey Thro' Every Stage of Life\"" . . . . . . . "\"Winifred Agnes\" \"Moore\"" . . . . . "30 Jun 1918" . "1918" . "Experience 29113 - \"Patrick James\" \"Campbell\" - " . . . . . "\"Mary Berry, Journal, Saturday 18 May 1811: 'I went with Joanna Baillie to Hampstead, to remain till Monday. Dined before four, and went out upon the Heath. Sat for above two hours in a delicious fine evening; afterwards read over together \"\"\"\"The Two Martius,\"\"\"\" and criticised them, and likewise some of my other scraps, which I think Joanna liked less than I expected.' \"" . . " \"Lucian\"" . . . . . . "1855" . "15 Dec 1855" . "Experience 19153 - \"Elizabeth Cleghorn\" \"Gaskell\" - \"[letters to W.S. Williams]\"" . . . . . "1832" . "3 Dec 1832" . "Experience 7862 - \"Fanny\" \"Kemble\" - \"Contarini Fleming (one of multiple volumes)\"" . . . . "\"began Hallam's Middle Ages'.\"" . . "\"[unknown, probably Bible?]\"" . "\"[unknown, probably Bible?]\"" . . "\"Barthelemy\" \"Faujais de Saint-Frond\"" . . . "\"Preface to: Mogreb-el-Aksa: A Journey in Morocco\"" . "\"Preface to: Mogreb-el-Aksa: A Journey in Morocco\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . "\"The Scottish Songs and Ballads, by the same collector, were a highly acceptable present to mel for which pray accept my best thanks. A work of that kind was certainly needed, and must be or have already been widely popular.'\"" . . . . "\"At 12 Marianna and I went upstairs. She sat sewing and I reading aloud to her the first 3 or 4 pages of the M.S. Lectures on physiology Dr Scudamore lent me 10 days ago. The writing so bad we could not get on very fast. Both of us uninterested.'\"" . . . . . . "\"This Tale [\"\"\"\"Rasselas\"\"\"\"], with all the charms of oriental imagery, and all the force and beauty of which the English language is capable, leads us through the most important scenes of human life, and shews us that this stage of our being is full of \"\"\"\"vanity and vexation of spirit\"\"\"\". [Boswell comments on its value] Voltaire's \"\"\"\"Candide\"\"\"\", written to refute the system of Optimism, which it has accomplished with brilliant success, is wonderfully similar in its plan and conduct to Johnson's \"\"\"\"Rasselas\"\"\"\"; insomuch, that I have heard Johnson say, that if they had not been published so closely one after the other that there was not time for imitation, it would have been vain to deny that the scheme of that which came latest was taken from the other. Though the proposition illustrated by both these works was the same, namely, that in our present state there is more evil than good, the intention of the writers was very different. Voltaire, I am afraid, meant only by wanton profanness to obtain a sportive victory over religion, and to discredit the belief of a superintending Providence: Johnson meant, by shewing the unsatisfactory nature of things temporal, to direct the hopes of man to things eternal'. \"" . . . . . . "1872" . "31 Jul 1872" . "Experience 23829 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"Telegraph\"" . . . "\"Syonan Sinbun\"" . "\"Syonan Sinbun\"" . . . "\"Alton Locke\"" . "\"Alton Locke\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1713" . "1713" . "Experience 22927 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Lyttelton\" - \"The Prayer of Luther at his death\"" . . . . "1896" . "31 Dec 1896" . "Experience 20743 - \"Edward Morgan\" \"Forster\" - \"Robinson Crusoe\"" . . . . . "1940" . "14 Sep 1940" . "Experience 19037 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"letters\"" . . . . "The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay" . "1978" . "The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay" . . . . "\"Richard\" \"Clark\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1970" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . . . . . "\"John\" \"Mitchel\"" . . . . . . "1874" . "24 Aug 1874" . "Experience 24015 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown - newspaper]\"" . . . "Solo Trumpet: Some memories of Socialist agitation and propaganda" . "1953" . "Solo Trumpet: Some memories of Socialist agitation and propaganda" . . "\"William Rowe\" \"Lyall\"" . . . . . . "14 Dec 1855" . "1855" . "Experience 15701 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . "The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making" . "1998" . "The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making" . . "\"Simon\" \"Ockley\"" . . . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Carlyle" . . . . . . "13 Feb 1935" . "1935" . "Experience 16748 - \"Vernon\" \"Lee\" - \"Les r?v?lations de l??criture d?apr?s un contr?le scientifique\"" . . . . . . "4 Jul 1875" . "1875" . "Experience 20512 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"[memorial on grave]\"" . . . . . "1800" . "13 Jun 1800" . "Experience 13278 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"Outlines of a philosophy of the history of man\"" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"The Syonan Times\"\"\"\" refers to the \"\"\"\"miserable hordes of distressed humanity who were barely able to eke out an existence on the borderline of starvation in British times\"\"\"\" and who are now on top of the world! ... You can get a lot from reading between the lines. Sometimes we wonder is this is done purposely by the pro-British on the newspaper staff.'\"" . . . . . "4 Nov 1918" . "1918" . "Experience 21838 - \"Wilfred\" \"Owen\" - \"[Elizabethan and Medieval Poetry]\"" . . . . "\"Letter to Collector MacVicar, June 20 1773 'In the mean time I hope the best, and endeavour to pursue Oliver Cromwell through all his crooked paths. I have gone but a short way, my attention having been completely engrossed by a book that has bewitched me for the time; ?tis the Vicar of Wakefield, which you must certainly read. Goldsmith puts one in mind of Shakespear [sic]; his narrative is improbable and absurd in many instances, yet all his characters do and say exactly what might be supposed of them ?'\"" . . "\"Edith\" \"Nesbit\"" . . . . "\"Stan (acquaintance of George Scott)\" " . . . . "\"What I've thought of most to-day, and it has been running in my mind all the time, for we had to learn it by heart, is Rupert Brooke's The Soldier. I cannot feel like that. I do not want my body to rot away under this field, with its yellow earth and thin, pale grass. Perhaps Brooke could feel like that because he'd had something in this world. He'd been to Berlin, and he'd had lovely warm afternoons in Cambridgeshire ... and he's had time to enjoy things. I have never had time to think. I have had nothing, nothing ... Rupert Brooke had longer than I've had to see things and enjoy them. He was ten years older than I am now.' \"" . . . . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . "1982" . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . . . . "Experience 8202 - \"William\" \"Brown\" - \"Pilgrim's Progress\"" . . . . . "\"I readily got through a small school book of Geometry and having an odd volume of the 1st of Williamsons Euclid I attacked it vigorously and perseveringly...\"" . . . . . "1893" . "Experience 29025 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"unknown\"" . . "\"James\" \"Mill\"" . . . "George Gissing. A Biography" . "1977" . "George Gissing. A Biography" . . "\"Domenico\" \"Comparetti\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1809" . "1809" . "Experience 9034 - \"Thomas\" \"Carter\" - \"[poems]\"" . . . . . . "29 Dec 1814" . "1814" . "Experience 13488 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"The Remains of Henry Kirke White. With an account of his life\"" . . . . . . "29 Dec 1861" . "1861" . "Experience 8380 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine\"" . . . . . "1825" . "23 Jan 1825" . "Experience 11199 - \"John\" \"Clare\" - \"Stamford Mercury\"" . . . . . . "1 Mar 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 17695 - \"Sarah Harriet\" \"Burney\" - \"Paris revisited in 1815 by way of Brussels\"" . . "\"William Edward Hartpole \" \"Lecky\"" . . . . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . "1977" . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . . . . "\"Finished Moore's \"\"\"\"Edward\"\"\"\". The outset of this novel delighted me highly; but as it advances, the interest declines...'\"" . . . . . "1880" . "Experience 7285 - \"Robert\" \"Browning\" - \"poems\"" . . . "\"The Duchesse of Malfy\"" . "\"The Duchesse of Malfy\"" . . . "\"Lord Macartney's Journal of the Embassy to China\"" . "\"Lord Macartney's Journal of the Embassy to China\"" . . . . . "\"Monday 1 June 1925: 'Now comes Mrs Hardy to say that Thomas reads, & hears the C[ommon]. R[eader]. read, with \"\"\"\"great pleasure\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "\"A sermon preached in the Chapel of Lambeth at the Consecration of the Hon. and Right Rev. Henry Ryder, Lord Bishop of Gloucester, 1815\"" . "\"A sermon preached in the Chapel of Lambeth at the Consecration of the Hon. and Right Rev. Henry Ryder, Lord Bishop of Gloucester, 1815\"" . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1900" . "1900" . "Experience 2752 - \"Rose\" \"Macaulay\" - \"Life of Jesus\"" . . . "\"Bible ['her Testament']\"" . "\"Bible ['her Testament']\"" . . . "Harriet Martineau's Autobiography" . "1877" . "Harriet Martineau's Autobiography" . . . . . . "21 Dec 1927" . "1927" . "Experience 20201 - \"Ford Madox\" \"Ford\" - \"Saturday Review\"" . . . . . "\"At the beginning of each month, too, there fell to be collected from the various agents a large number of English magazines for Mr Tait's customers, as also a few copies of \"\"\"\"Blackwood\"\"\"\"; and at the contents of some of those I often contrived to get a surreptitious \"\"\"\"read\"\"\"\".' \"" . . . . "\"One day, however, I made a discovery. I could read myself! I was four years old now... and while sprawling on the floor with a comic open at the pictures of Weary Willie and Tired Tim, or Dreamy Daniel, or Casey Court, or the Mulberry Flatites, I found that the captions under suddenly began to read themselves out to me.'\"" . . . "\"I drew out of Pennant a View of the Ruins of Clerkenwell Church'\"" . . . . "1784" . "6 Feb 1784" . "Experience 23655 - \"Hester Lynch\" \"Thrale\" - \"[French Memoirs]\"" . . . "\"Letters and Diaries of Henry, Tenth Earl of Pembroke and his Circle, 1734-80\"" . "\"Letters and Diaries of Henry, Tenth Earl of Pembroke and his Circle, 1734-80\"" . . "\"Samuel\" \"Rosewell\"" . . . . "\"Read, in the evening, \"\"\"\"Temple on the Origin of Government:\"\"\"\" in which the source of political power is successfully traced....' [Green usually gives extensive summary comments about books, interspersed with his reactions.]\"" . . . . . "\"Practical Education\"" . "\"Practical Education\"" . . . . "\"Charles - did not like it [\"\"\"\"Mansfield Park\"\"\"\"] near so well as P. & P. - thought it wanted Incident.'\"" . . . "\"A Biographical history of England from Egbert the Great to the Revolution\"" . "\"A Biographical history of England from Egbert the Great to the Revolution\"" . . . . . . "3 May 1667" . "1667" . "Experience 14438 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . "1984" . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . . . . "The Autobiography of Elizabeth M. Sewell" . "1907" . "The Autobiography of Elizabeth M. Sewell" . . . "\"Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece,\"" . "\"Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece,\"" . . . . "\"Having finish'd my business in this neighbourhood, I on the next day (Friday the 24th) return'd to London in the coach, in w'ch being alone great part of the way I finished the novel of the \"\"\"\"Young Philosopher\"\"\"\" & in the evening began that of \"\"\"\"Ned Evans\"\"\"\" which I sat and read at the Bolt and Tunn, where I found the principal topic of conversation in the coffee room was Sheridan's new play of Pizarro, w'ch came out that evening at Drury Lane.'\"" . . . . "\"My chief pleasure at the moment is Darwin's [italics] Voyage of the Beagle [end italics]... it is so fresh, so clear, so solid, so modest, so alive. When I read a book like that I am full of admiration yet I feel so humiiated and despairing too...'\"" . . "\"Baroness Emmuska\" \"Orczy\"" . . . . . . . "\"Sir Uvedale\" \"Price\"" . . . . "\"Read Shuckfords Connections, Galt's Life of West. The former is a work of a man of great learning and little judgement.'\"" . . . . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . "1981" . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . . . "\"the founder of the Ministry at large, excellent. I must have talk with Ly Byron about this subject, & the similar institution that has been set on foot here'\"" . . . . . "1925" . "17 May 1925" . "Experience 18219 - \"Margaret Caroline\" \"Llewelyn Davies\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "23 Mar 1928" . "1928" . "Experience 28208 - \"George\" \"Burrow\" - \"Essay on Jonathan Swift\"" . . . . "Journal of Walter Scott 1825-32" . "1939" . "Journal of Walter Scott 1825-32" . . . . . . "30 Jan 1803" . "1803" . "Experience 5921 - \"William\" \"Upcott\" - \"Bible\"" . . . "\"Declaration of the proceedings of the victualling action\"" . "\"Declaration of the proceedings of the victualling action\"" . . . "\"The Elements of Optics\"" . "\"The Elements of Optics\"" . . "\"Jean-Jaques\" \"Rousseau\"" . . . "\"In the evening went to the Club where I stayed for some time reading the Saturday Review. There was a capital article in one of the numbers on the republication of Mrs Aphra Behn's Dramas & Novels. The writer truly said that if this class of disgusting literature could be got up in expensive bindings for the rich the law would be no more outraged by Penny Editions for the crowd & if not put down in the first case the town might be reasonably expected soon to abound in literary filth till lately all but ...'\"" . . . . . . "Experience 11541 - \"Polly\" \"Stamper\" - \"The Channings\"" . . . . "\"Anna liked it better than P.& P. - but not so well as S.&S. - could not bear Fanny. - Delighted with Mrs Norris, the scene at Portsmouth, & all the humourous [sic] parts.'\"" . . . . "\"After all my contrivances I found but little convenience for reading, except on the Sunday. I always kept a book in my pocket, that it might be at hand in case I should find a few spare minutes. In general, I managed to read a few pages while going to and from the workshop. This, however, was a somewhat difficult affair, as my path led me through some of the busiest streets and places in the city: and I hardly need say that these are not the most favourable localities for a thoughtful reader, especially if what he chooses to read demands any thing like close attention. It was while standing at a bookstall that I read with the most advantage. I took care to avail myself of this as often, and for as long a time as possible; and from these out-of-door libraries picked up a few - perhaps a good many - scraps of useful or amusing information.'\"" . . . . . . . "\"J.\" \"Plumptre\"" . . . . "The Selected Letters of Leslie Stephen Vol 1 1864-1882\t\t\t\t" . "1996" . "The Selected Letters of Leslie Stephen Vol 1 1864-1882\t\t\t\t" . . . "\"Manual of Political Economy\"" . "\"Manual of Political Economy\"" . . . "Writers, Readers, and Reputations: Literary Life in Britain 1870-1918" . "2006" . "Writers, Readers, and Reputations: Literary Life in Britain 1870-1918" . . . "\"good, with the Unitarian views'\"" . . . . . . "1922" . "27 Jan 1922" . "Experience 28869 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories\"" . . . "Love and Literature; Being the Reminiscences, Literary Opinions, and Fugitive Pieces of a Poet in Humble Life " . "1842" . "Love and Literature; Being the Reminiscences, Literary Opinions, and Fugitive Pieces of a Poet in Humble Life " . . . "\"Lady of the Lake, The\"" . "\"Lady of the Lake, The\"" . . . . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tSecret Comment: The Diaries of Gertrude Savile, 1721-1757" . "1997" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tSecret Comment: The Diaries of Gertrude Savile, 1721-1757" . . . . . "Experience 3059 - \"Sutton\" - \"[unknown, poetry]\"" . . . . . . . "\"Adrian Johns notes \"\"\"\"the extensive record of John Byrom's days in the 1720s spent 'reading in a pamphlet shop,' 'reading at a bookseller's stall,' staying at Vaillant's shop 'looking over the books a good while,' going into Innys's and 'read[ing] there all afternoon till after six' ...\"\"\"\" \"" . . . "\"Excelsior\"" . "\"Excelsior\"" . . . "\"[Marginalia]: a page of ms notes on the first binding page gives nautical instructions 'The course by the Compass From Buchaness to Fair Isle is NNE or .... Dist. 32 leagues. From Fair Isle to Si[?]mbrough Head .is NE ... This is from Alexr Buchan Mr of the Shotland[?] Paket ... '\"" . . . . . "Jan 1853" . "1853" . "Experience 4411 - \"Charlotte\" \"Bronte\" - \"Ruth\"" . . . "\"Vanity Fair\"" . "\"Vanity Fair\"" . . . . "\"It is St Patrick's Day - there is a reading of \"\"\"\"The White Headed Boy\"\"\"\" by an Irish author with an Irish cast.'\"" . . . . "\"Henry James to Edmund Gosse, 9 November 1912: 'I received longer ago than I quite lke to give chapter and verse for your so-vividly interesting volume of literary \"\"\"\"Portraits\"\"\"\" [...] I read your book, with lively \"\"\"\"reactions,\"\"\"\" within the first week of its arrival [goes on to praise it in detail]'. \"" . . . . . . "13 Feb 1935" . "1935" . "Experience 16960 - \"Vernon\" \"Lee\" - \"Sensations et Mouvement: ?tudes exp?rimentale de psycho-m?canique\"" . . "\"William\" \"Steele\"" . . . "\"Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave\"" . "\"Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave\"" . . . . . "15 May 1921" . "1921" . "Experience 18107 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"The Modern English Novel Plus' (review of Virginia Woolf, NIght and Day, and The Voyage Out\"" . . . "\t\t\t\tMemorials of the Life of Amelia Opie" . "1854" . "\t\t\t\tMemorials of the Life of Amelia Opie" . . . . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . "1984" . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . . "\"Histories of Jack the Giant Killer\"" . "\"Histories of Jack the Giant Killer\"" . . . "\"The Brassbounder\"" . "\"The Brassbounder\"" . . . "\"Sur la Litterature et l'Art: Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels\"" . "\"Sur la Litterature et l'Art: Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Robert\" \"Blatchford\"" . . . . . "18 Jul 1817" . "1817" . "Experience 19565 - \"George\" \"Crabbe\" - \"Journal of A Residence in India\"" . . "\"Qu'ran\"" . "\"Qu'ran\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "Journal of Katherine Mansfield" . "1935" . "Journal of Katherine Mansfield" . . . . . . "1800" . "9 May 1800" . "Experience 10966 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"The Spanish Fryar\"" . . "\"Thomas\" \"Percy (ed.)\"" . . "\"John\" \"Carroll\"" . . . . . "1938" . "Sep 1938" . "Experience 30288 - \"John\" \"Buchan\" - \"[Speeches]\"" . . . . . . "13 May 1798" . "1798" . "Experience 22259 - - \"[New] Testament [probably]\"" . . . . "\"Finish the 1st Vol of Geografica Fisica'\"" . . . . . . "1819" . "18 Nov 1819" . "Experience 7738 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"Historical View of the English Government, An\"" . . . "\"Verses on Counsellor Callaghan\"" . "\"Verses on Counsellor Callaghan\"" . . "\"Johann Christoph\" \"Wolf\"" . . . "\"The Life of Robert, Marquis of Salisbury\"" . "\"The Life of Robert, Marquis of Salisbury\"" . . . . . "1917" . "31 Dec 1917" . "Experience 21917 - \"Wilfred\" \"Owen\" - " . . . "\"[Poems]\"" . "\"[Poems]\"" . . . . . "Experience 1341 - \"Philip\" \"Inman\" - " . . . . . . "13 Dec 1867" . "1867" . "Experience 9223 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"Lost Tales of Miletus, The\"" . . "\"[studies on the Apostles]\"" . "\"[studies on the Apostles]\"" . . . . "Selected Letters of Samuel Richardson" . "1964" . "Selected Letters of Samuel Richardson" . . . "\"unknown\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . "\"Alfred\" \"Binet\"" . . . . . . "1748" . "31 Dec 1748" . "Experience 20789 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"[sources for his Dictionary]\"" . . . . "\"Then home to dinner; and after dinner to read in Rushworths \"\"\"\"Collections\"\"\"\" about the charge against the late Duke of Buckingham, in order to the fitting me to speak and understand the discourse anon before the King, about the suffering the Turkey merchants to send out their fleet at this dangerous time'\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . "\"Robert Southey to Joseph Cottle, 2 May, 1797: 'I have a treasure in store for you. a little treatise in old English, very short, upon miracles ‚Äî written by John Henderson for Coleridges brother ‚Äî & given me by a pupil of his ‚Äî John May ‚Äî a Lisbon acquaintance ‚Äî & a very valuable one. '\"" . . . . . . "8 Oct 1818" . "1818" . "Experience 15746 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Winter's Tale\"" . . . "\"The British Campaign in France and Flanders\"" . "\"The British Campaign in France and Flanders\"" . . . . "\"On this I open at 42nd Psalm - well - it may be so'\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916" . "1996" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 5, 1912-1916" . . . . "\"Here entered our kind Host, and brought us a Paper called the [italics] Champion [end italics], in which was a very humorous Piece of Advice to all who went to Court, to wear Shields on their Bums, this was so [italics] Mal a propos [end italics] that it raised our Mirth'\"" . . . . "\" Tea at 8. Read aloud to my aunt the first 31pp of Moore's Buxton and Castleton Guide.'\"" . . . . . "Experience 1834 - \"Hugh\" \"Miller\" - \"Jack the Giant Killer\"" . . . . "\"Read my MS to George up to p.468. He was delighted with it'.\"" . . . . "\"Read this morning my entries early in 1877.'\"" . . . . "\"Hymns in Prose for Children\"" . "\"Hymns in Prose for Children\"" . . . . . "Experience 1354 - \"William\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"Satire X\"" . . . . . "1882" . "31 Dec 1882" . "Experience 3644 - \"Hall\" \"Caine\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "1880" . "22 Nov 1880" . "Experience 9111 - - \"Lectures on the Science of Language\"" . . . . "\"George Gissing in diary, 9 August 1894: \"\"\"\"'Read Hall Caine's 'The Manxman', which has just appeared in 1 vol., instead of 3.\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . "\"at the office all the afternoon, and at night home to read in \"\"\"\"Mare Clausum\"\"\"\" till bedtime'\"" . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . . . . "Experience 9717 - \"Mary\" \"Berry\" - \"Plays on the Passions\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . "Experience 4766 - \"Frances Power\" \"Cobbe\" - \"The Odyssey\"" . . . . . . "30 Mar 1835" . "1835" . "Experience 17946 - \"Sarah Harriet\" \"Burney\" - \"Lives\"" . . "\"[anthology of laudatory sonnets]\"" . "\"[anthology of laudatory sonnets]\"" . . . "\"Lighthouse Construction and Illumination\"" . "\"Lighthouse Construction and Illumination\"" . . . . "\"S. reads Gullivers Travels aloud'\"" . . "\"Bartolomeo de\" \"las Casas\"" . . . . . . "22 Sep 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 14033 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Clarissa; or the History of a Young Lady\"" . . . . . "1840" . "4 Jan 1840" . "Experience 9884 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"account of \"\"\"\"Oxford Movement\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . . "31 Mar 1796" . "1796" . "Experience 873 - \"Dorothy\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"The Fool of Quality; or, the History of Henry Earl of Moreland\"" . . . . "\"[ALLUSION] Tell Lang he was eminently spottable in the Saturday.\"" . . . . . "\"[I was] not constant in meditation, I was loath to begin, but if I once began I found it so sweet that I could scarce leave of[f]; I read Mr Baxter's Rest about meditation, and was much affected with his way; I perused Bishop Hall's book, and that pleased mee; but I found diversions, and I could not fixe my thoughts long upon one subject . . . '\"" . . . "A London Family: 1870-1900" . "1946" . "A London Family: 1870-1900" . . . . "Experience 3208 - \"Anne\" \"Lutton\" - " . . "\"General treatise of naval trade and commerce, as founded on the laws and statutes of the realm: in which those relating to His Majesty's customs, merchants, matters of ships &c. are particularly considered and treated with due care ?\"" . "\"General treatise of naval trade and commerce, as founded on the laws and statutes of the realm: in which those relating to His Majesty's customs, merchants, matters of ships &c. are particularly considered and treated with due care ?\"" . . "\"Georg Wilhelm Friedrich\" \"Hegel\"" . . . . "\"Do you know a little book written by a daughter of Sir Jas Stephens, called 'Passages in the life of a Daughter at Home'? It is very painful, and from the impression of pain which, despite its happy ending, it leaves upon one I think it must want some element of peace, but still it is very true, and [italics] very [end italics] suggestive; and a description to the life of the trials of many single women, who waken up some morning to the sudden feeling of the [italics] purposelessness [italics] (is there such a word) of their life. Do read it if it comes yr way.'\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1970" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . . . . . . . . . "\"John Drummond\" \"Erskine\"" . . "\"Gerald\" \"Heard\"" . . . . . . "Experience 4279 - \"John\" \"Pitchford\" - \"Perigrinus Porteous\"" . . . . "\"Evelina\"" . "\"Evelina\"" . . . "\"In the BL copy: Written in margin of \"\"\"\"Paper: Its Applications and its Novelties\"\"\"\" p16 'In 1853 the sum of #4000 was at last paid to Mr Archer for his process -- and stamps are now supplied in that manner both Postage & Receipts -- 1854' Also in margin of \"\"\"\"Glass and its manufacture\"\"\"\" annotation to first line of page 9 'Thames Plate Glass comp - founded 1835-36' Also in margin of 'The Chemistry of manufactures\"\"\"\" p.2 \"\"\"\"#25 per ton\"\"\"\" relating to output of copper from Swansea.\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Esther Julia\" \"Ford\"" . . . . . "1933" . "26 Jun 1933" . "Experience 18389 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"[poem]\"" . . . "\"Brought Donald Campbell's \"\"\"\"Journey Over Land to India\"\"\"\" [from the Library]. We had a very high character given of it & the little I have read has not disapointed us.'\"" . . "\"Jean-Baptiste \" \"Dumas\"" . . . . "\"When Mrs Hinde (the Old Lady) would sometimes talk to her about Books, she?d cry out, \"\"\"\"Prithee don?t talk to me about books?as I never read any Books, but men & Cards\"\"\"\"?But let any Body read [ital] her [close ital] Book; & then tell me, if she did not draw Characters with as masterly a hand as Sr Joshua Reynolds. \"\"\"\"Go thou and do likewise.\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . "\"Read Il tre Melerancie of Gozzi'\"" . . . "\"[Odes 6 and 7]\"" . "\"[Odes 6 and 7]\"" . . . "\"Seeing the Bible on the table, I took it up & by his desire, read the whole history of Joseph. In parts of it he pointed out several fine subjects for pictures.'\"" . . . . . . "1821" . "14 Jan 1821" . "Experience 2584 - \"George Gordon\" \"Lord Byron\" - \"tragedies\"" . . . . "Experience 2003 - \"Harry\" \"West\" - " . . . . . . "1600" . "13 Feb 1600" . "Experience 24424 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . "\"[italics] 'at night read Livy 385.450. - Seneca'. [end italics]\"" . . . . . . . . . . "\"Charles Manby\" \"Smith\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1898" . "1898" . "Experience 1799 - \"Chester\" \"Armstrong\" - " . "\"England\"" . . "\"Hubert\" \"Wellington\"" . . "\"John\" \"Poole\"" . . . "\"[sonnet about Piozzi]\"" . "\"[sonnet about Piozzi]\"" . . . "\"The Farm Servant\"" . "\"The Farm Servant\"" . . . . . "Experience 18719 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Read Sismondi and Dante - S. finishes Livy'\"" . . "\"Nathaniel\" \"Gubbins\"" . . . . . . "Vita and Harold" . "1992" . "Vita and Harold" . . "\"Frances (Burney)\" \"d'Arblay\"" . . . . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Life and Letters of Maria Edgeworth" . "\"1894 (2 vols)\"" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Life and Letters of Maria Edgeworth" . . . "Women's Reading in Britain 1750-1835. A Dangerous Recreeation" . "1999" . "Women's Reading in Britain 1750-1835. A Dangerous Recreeation" . . . . "\"In November [1859] [Tennyson] was reading with intense interest an early copy of Darwin's Origin of Species, sent him by his own desire'.\"" . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . . . "\"I am [...] reading and dipping into and re-dipping into your blue volume [\"\"\"\"The Holy Mountain\"\"\"\"]. Fact is I've just banged it down this minute--and I shan't look at it now for some weeks.'\"" . . . . "\"and there sent for the Weekely Bill and find 8252 dead in all, and of them 6978 of the plague - which is a most dreadfull Number - and shows reason to fear that the plague hath got that hold that it will yet continue among us.'\"" . . . . . "1874" . "23 Jul 1874" . "Experience 23995 - - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "1820" . "25 Aug 1820" . "Experience 16416 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Double Marriage, The\"" . . . . . . "\"[Letter from Jonathan Swift, Pilkington having sent him her verses on paper - printed in a London newspaper, attributed to another, and a poem for his birthday] 'I send you your Bit of News-paper with the Verses, than which I never saw better in their Kind; I have the same Opinion of those you were pleased to write upon me, as have also some particular Friends of Genius and Taste, to whom I ventured to communicate them, who universally agree with me.'\"" . . . . . . "3 Mar 1825" . "1825" . "Experience 19919 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"Letter\"" . . . . . "\"Hester Maria\" \"Thrale\"" . . . . "\" \"\"\"\"I have been reading Grey Wethers,\"\"\"\" said the Marquis- \"\"\"\"a magnificent book. The descriptions of the downs are as fine as any in the language. Such power! Such power! Not a pleasant book of course! But what English!\"\"\"\" '\"" . . "\"Miss\" \"Benger\"" . . . . . . "17 Aug 1817" . "1817" . "Experience 14542 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Lalla Rookh: an oriental romance\"" . . . . "\"and there to save my eyes, got my wife at home to read again, as last night, in the same book, till W. Batelier came and spent the evening talking to us'\"" . . . . . . "1855" . "4 Apr 1855" . "Experience 7255 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"[perhaps] Geschichte der englischen Literatur?\"" . . . . . "1815" . "31 Dec 1815" . "Experience 8060 - \"[Miss]\" \"Burdett\" - \"Pride and Prejudice\"" . . "\"Felix\" \"Pyat\"" . . . "\"Diary of an Invalid; being the Journal of a Tour... in Portugal, Italy and France in the Years 1817-19\"" . "\"Diary of an Invalid; being the Journal of a Tour... in Portugal, Italy and France in the Years 1817-19\"" . . . . . . . "\"Lord\" \"Beaverbrook\"" . . . . "\"We are not delighted with ''Sir H. Taylor's Letters''. They are not a bit fresh or spontaneous'.\"" . . . . "\"Had I realised when I read it that its author was even then portentously engaged in rallying the anti-suffrage forces, it might have influenced me less, but I remained ignorant until some years later of Mrs. Ward's political machinations, and her book converted me from an unquestioning if somewhat indifferent church-goer into an anxiously interrogative agnostic.'\"" . . . "\"Ben-Hur\"" . "\"Ben-Hur\"" . . . . "\"[ALLUSION] Do you like Jonson's 'loathed stage'?\"" . . . . . "1819" . "14 Nov 1819" . "Experience 5904 - \"Adam\" \"Mackie\" - \"History of the Devil or The Political History of t\"" . . . . . . "1600" . "14 May 1600" . "Experience 24524 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"Thank you extremely for your kind present of Doyle's clever \"\"\"\"Bird's-eye Views of Society\"\"\"\", which have already been highly approved of in this their new form by my daughters, who have been spending their time over it ever since its arrival'.\"" . . . . "\"Note Ezekiel 22.30. \"\"\"\"I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land that I should not destroy it but I found none.\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . "\"Gentleman's Magazine, The\"" . "\"Gentleman's Magazine, The\"" . . . . . "Experience 9309 - \"Anne Isabella (Annabella), Baroness\" \"Byron\" - \"Within and Without\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "Experience 1995 - \"Herbert\" \"Hodge\" - \"The Scarlet Pimpernel\"" . . . . "\"William Wordsworth to Francis Wrangham, ['Early Spring 1812']: 'I see no new books except by the merest accident ... The only modern Books that I read are those of travels, or such as relate to Matters of fact; and the only modern books that I care for ... '\"" . . . . "\"I have read the whole of Shakespeare several times and the character with whom I have most sympathy is poor Hamlet, the introvert, the dreamer!'\"" . . . . . . "20 Jan 1928" . "1928" . "Experience 20206 - \"Ford Madox\" \"Ford\" - \"New York Times Book Review\"" . . . . "\"I amuse myself as well as I can with reading. I have just gone through your two vols. of Letters. Have reperused them with great pleasure and found many new beauties in them. What a knowledge of the human heart!'\"" . . "\"account of death of William Buller\"" . "\"account of death of William Buller\"" . . . . . . "25 Aug 1850" . "1850" . "Experience 19108 - \"Charlotte\" \"Bronte\" - \"[reviews of Jane Eyre]\"" . . " \"Nietzsche\"" . . . . . "1832" . "31 Dec 1832" . "Experience 9643 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"\"\"\"\"West Indies\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . "\" \"\"\"\"I may tell you that, although your Hospital Sonnets did not seem to attract much notice at the time, as, indeed, I always thought them rather wasted on a Magazine - yet I have heard them noticed since by more than one person in a way that would please you. A friend who called here two days ago appeared to have them by heart - at least he quoted the one about the two boys with great readiness of feeling.\"\"\"\" \"" . . . . . "1832" . "31 Dec 1832" . "Experience 11009 - \"Charles Holte\" \"Bracebridge\" - \"New Monthly Magazine\"" . . . . . "1899" . "31 Dec 1899" . "Experience 1815 - \"Flora\" \"THompson\" - \"Waverley Novels\"" . . . . . "1842" . "Experience 1050 - \"Mary\" \"Smith\" - \"Elements of Mental and Moral Science\"" . . . . . "\"[TOO LATE FOR THIS PHASE OF RED. KEEP IN CASE WE GET FUNDING FOR POST-1945]'Spent morning doing Cicero. How I hate it. Could hardly concentrate. Meant to go to Public lib and get some Jonson, but Ma out on bike (mine has puncture) so couldn't be bothered to! Finished \"\"\"\"Maid in Waiting\"\"\"\", begun yesterday! Very good. Began the notorious \"\"\"\"Forever Amber\"\"\"\"; am determined to notice some good points as well as all the bad ones!'\"" . . . . . "30 11 1803" . "1803" . "Experience 5546 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"annotations on Shakespeare's sonnets in The Works of the British Poets\"" . . . . . . "1818" . "8 Nov 1818" . "Experience 15771 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto IV\"" . . "\"Hallam\" \"Tennyson\"" . . . . . . "1600" . "8 Sep 1600" . "Experience 24707 - \"Mr\" \"Ardington\" - \"[sermon]\"" . . . "\"Vindication of Natural Society\"" . "\"Vindication of Natural Society\"" . . . "Wordsworth's Reading 1770-1799" . "1993" . "Wordsworth's Reading 1770-1799" . . . . . "1799" . "12 Jan 1799" . "Experience 8839 - \"Mary\" \"Berry\" - \"History of Great Britain During the Reign of Queen Anne; with a Dissertation concerning the Danger of the Protestant Succession\"" . . . . . . "1943" . "28 Feb 1943" . "Experience 20292 - \"Philip\" \"Larkin\" - \"Ballad of the Mari Lwyd, The\"" . . . "\"Voyage de la Perouse autour du monde\"" . "\"Voyage de la Perouse autour du monde\"" . . . . . "1840" . "5 Sep 1840" . "Experience 2052 - \"Francis\" \"Place\" - " . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"My books\"\"\"\" - I have a few of my own - pick up a loom where it can be had; so of course my reading is without choice or system.'\"" . . . . . . "\"Alexander William [?]\" \"Jardine\"" . . . "\"Read to May.'\"" . . . . "1784" . "3 Jun 1784" . "Experience 22300 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"Account of his Own Life\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . "\"Travels of Rolando Containing in a Supposed Tour Round the World, Authentic Descriptions of the Geography, Natural History, Manners and Antiquities of Various Countries\"" . "\"Travels of Rolando Containing in a Supposed Tour Round the World, Authentic Descriptions of the Geography, Natural History, Manners and Antiquities of Various Countries\"" . . . . . "1818" . "13 Feb 1818" . "Experience 5334 - \"Benjamin\" \"Newton\" - \"[newspaper]\"" . . . . . . "1922" . "28 May 1922" . "Experience 24498 - \"Arnold \" \"Bennett\" - \"Grand Larousse\"" . . . . "Experience 694 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Sammlung vorzuglich schoner Gedichte...\"" . . . "\"From the 1806-1840 Commonplace book of an unknown reader. Transcription of the traditional story of the 'Sportsman and the Countryman', beginning 'A sportsman had been out all day with his Gun, and was wending his way homeward greatly dissatisfied...' \"" . . . . "\"Wilson is publishing a poem entitled \"\"\"\"The City of the Plague\"\"\"\". It is in the dramatic form and a perfect anomaly in literature. Wilson is a man of great genius and fancy but he is intoxicated with Wordsworth and a perfect dreamer of moons ships seas and solitudes were it not for this antihydrophobia (forgive my mangling of that long Greek word) I do not know what he might not be capable of'.\"" . . . . . . "1814" . "3 Nov 1814" . "Experience 9456 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"[greek grammar]\"" . . . "Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815" . "1995" . "Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815" . . "\"Young Nobleman'\" " . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . . "4 Aug 1937" . "1937" . "Experience 18384 - \"Eric\" \"Shipton\" - \"Calcutta Statesman\"" . . . "\"Rab and his Friends\"" . "\"Rab and his Friends\"" . . . . . "8 Apr 1773" . "1773" . "Experience 21170 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"History of My Own Time\"" . . . . . . "\"[Max] Beerbohm ... [declared] to Will Rothenstein that he had read ... only Thackeray's The Four Georges (1860) and Lear's Book of Nonsense (1846), though lately he had sampled Wilde's Intentions (1891).'\"" . . . "\"poems\"" . "\"poems\"" . . . . . . "1600" . "19 May 1600" . "Experience 24531 - \"Richard\" \"Rhodes\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "1917" . "Experience 31059 - \"Gerald Featherstone\" \"Knight\" - \"[strip of paper]\"" . . . . "\"Read Jackson's (of Exeter) \"\"\"\"Four Ages\"\"\"\". He inverts the usual order; and promises halycon days, from the improvement of every art and every science, in the golden age to which we are rapidly advancing...'\"" . . "\"The Daily Mirror\"" . "\"The Daily Mirror\"" . . . "\"Collected Plays\"" . "\"Collected Plays\"" . . . . "\"Anon to Sir W. Penn to bed, and made my boy Tom to read me asleep.'\"" . . . "\"Montelion, the prophetical almanac for the year 1661\"" . "\"Montelion, the prophetical almanac for the year 1661\"" . . "\"Georg Eberhard\" \"Rumphius\"" . . "\"[review in the Edinburgh Review of Southey's 'Carmen Triumphale for the Commencement of the Year 1814']\"" . "\"[review in the Edinburgh Review of Southey's 'Carmen Triumphale for the Commencement of the Year 1814']\"" . . . . "3 Apr 1755" . "1755" . "Experience 20814 - \"Charles\" \"Burney\" - \"Rambler, The\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . "1984" . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . . . . . . "1820" . "3 Jan 1820" . "Experience 16143 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Don Juan\"" . . . . "Life of Johnson" . "1980" . "Life of Johnson" . . . "" . "" . . . . . "1880" . "22 Feb 1880" . "Experience 21867 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Martin Chuzzlewit\"" . . . . . . "Experience 2799 - \"H.M.\" \"Tomlinson\" - " . . . . . . "\"Esther Gwendolyn, \"\"\"\"Stella\"\"\"\"\" \"Bowen\"" . . . "\"Canadian Born\"" . "\"Canadian Born\"" . . "\"Lope\" \"de Vega\"" . . . . "\"My Father had made me translate the Life of Cervantes prefixed to Don Quixote from the Spanish by way of exercise when I was learning that Language in December 1756 or January 1757 I forget which'\"" . . . . "The Barretts at Hope End: The Early Diary of Elizabeth Barrett Browning" . "1974" . "The Barretts at Hope End: The Early Diary of Elizabeth Barrett Browning" . . . "\"Memoirs of Emma Courtney\"" . "\"Memoirs of Emma Courtney\"" . . . . "The Journals of George Eliot" . "1998" . "The Journals of George Eliot" . . . "Charlotte Mew and Her Friends" . "1984" . "Charlotte Mew and Her Friends" . . . "\"I took a stroll as far as the Mechanics read the papers came home had some toddy & a bath & went to bed'\"" . . . "\"[unknown article in French]\"" . "\"[unknown article in French]\"" . . . . "\"Fanny K. - not so well as either P & P or M P. - could not bear Emma herself. Mr Knightley delightful. Should like J.F. - if she knew more of her.'\"" . . . . . . "1907" . "Experience 31065 - \"Vero Walter\" \"Garratt\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"25 Fri. [...] Rode to Cuddesdon with Bruce- to remain there for a fortnight. read Powell's Differential Calculus in aftn & evg [...]. \"" . . . . . . "1820" . "19 Nov 1820" . "Experience 15583 - \"Claire\" \"Clairmont\" - \"Le Conversazioni: Poemetto'\"" . . . . "\"Throughout [Gabriel] Harvey's copy of [Lord Henry Howard's \"\"\"\"A Defensative against the poyson of supposed prophesies\"\"\"\"] are underlinings and comments [on the necessity of patience, Howard's work having contained attacks on Harvey's astrologer brother]'.\"" . . . . "The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay" . "1978" . "The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay" . . . "The Aftermath: with Autobiography of the Author, John Bedford Leno" . "1892" . "The Aftermath: with Autobiography of the Author, John Bedford Leno" . . . . . "3 Jun 1923" . "1923" . "Experience 24861 - \"Arnold \" \"Bennett\" - \"The Estuary\"" . . "\"Michel de\" \"Montaigne\"" . . . . . "1922" . "18 Feb 1922" . "Experience 18122 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"Lord Byron's Correspondence\"" . . . . . . "1799" . "15 May 1799" . "Experience 10932 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Anecdotes and Biography, including many modern characters\"" . . . . "1784" . "11 Jun 1784" . "Experience 22304 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"Book of Common Prayer\"" . . . . "\"Read \"\"\"\"The Merry Wives of Windsor\"\"\"\" wherein I think the genius of the author shows itself in a very conspicuous manner as to humour. But I cannot find in my heart to say I think there is one good moral character.'\"" . . . "\"In the evening went to the Mechanics & read the papers, returned had some beer & went to bed.'\"" . . . "\"Instead of mustering this afternoon I went to the Yorick. The men were however arguing politics & I held my tongue & read the papers'\"" . . . . . . "1901" . "20 May 1901" . "Experience 25520 - \"Miss\" \"Goadby\" - \"[Paper on Charles Lamb]\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Read a part of the 7 canto of Tasso - Livy - Montaigne and Eustace -S. reads Theocritus and Richard III aloud in the evening'\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . . . "\"A philosophical analysis and illustration of some of Shakespeare's characters\"" . "\"A philosophical analysis and illustration of some of Shakespeare's characters\"" . . . . "Letters of Sarah Harriet Burney, The" . "1997" . "Letters of Sarah Harriet Burney, The" . . . . "\"His reading in 1938 and 1939 had been mainly of memoirs and autobiographies: Boswell, Greville, Logan Pearsall Smith's Unforgotten Years, Siegfried Sassoon's The Old Century, Somerset Maugham's The Summing-Up (\"\"\"\"a very honest confession of faith\"\"\"\").'\"" . . . . "Henry James: Letters" . "1984" . "Henry James: Letters" . . . . . . . "\"Deborah Epstein Nord, The Apprenticeship of Beatrice Webb (1985) noted as \"\"\"\"especially interesting ... in its discussion of Webb's ... reading of autobiographies (such as John Stuart Mill's Autobiography, Harriet Martineau's Autobiography, George Sand's Histoire de ma vie, and Wordsworth's Prelude ...\"\"\"\" \"" . . . . . . "27 Jun 1870" . "1870" . "Experience 23424 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"Evening Herald\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1811" . "1811" . "Experience 18302 - \"Charles Kirkpatrick\" \"Sharpe\" - \"Missionary, The: An Indian Tale\"" . . . "John Opie and his Circle" . "1911" . "John Opie and his Circle" . . . . . . "5 May 1815" . "1815" . "Experience 13711 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"[The Faerie Queene?]\"" . . . "\"Pelham\"" . "\"Pelham\"" . . . "\"Tenure of Kings and Magistrates, The\"" . "\"Tenure of Kings and Magistrates, The\"" . . . . "\"See noble passage on the greatest [Greek word], Plato, Laws, 42.'\"" . . "\"Rosamund\" \"Lehmann\"" . . . . . . "1946" . "6 Apr 1946" . "Experience 17052 - \"Hilary\" \"Spalding\" - \"The White Devil\"" . . . "Passages of a working life during half a century with a prelude of Early Reminiscences" . "1971" . "Passages of a working life during half a century with a prelude of Early Reminiscences" . . . . . . . "\"Lloyd\" \"George\"" . . . "Experience 4633 - \"anon\" - \"The Talisman\"" . . . "\"[MS. novel]\"" . "\"[MS. novel]\"" . . . . . "Experience 9898 - \"Elizabeth B.\" \"Ker\" - \"Life in the Sickroom\"" . . . "\"A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry\"" . "\"A Journal of Natural Philosophy, Chemistry\"" . . . "\"[paper on W.S. Landor]\"" . "\"[paper on W.S. Landor]\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 2, 1898-1902" . "1986" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 2, 1898-1902" . . . . . . . "\"James Edward\" \"Austen\"" . . . . "\"For hour after hour we did \"\"\"\"Search the Scriptures\"\"\"\". These were booklets in which texts from a book in the Bible were printed with blank spaces; we were to fill in the chapter and the verse where they could be found. I could not find them; other boys could.'\"" . . "\"Dion Clayton\" \"Calthrop\"" . . . . . . . "\"Soon Pritchett was reading Penny Poets editions of \"\"\"\"Paradise Regained\"\"\"\", Wordsworth's \"\"\"\"Prelude\"\"\"\", Cowper, and Coleridge. He formulated plans to become Poet Laureate by age twenty-one'.\"" . . . "\"A Select Collection of English Songs\"" . "\"A Select Collection of English Songs\"" . . . . . . . "\"George\" \"Lamb\"" . . . . . "1815" . "21 Dec 1815" . "Experience 2210 - \"George\" \"Lamb\" - \"Bertram\"" . . . "\"The Watchman\"" . "\"The Watchman\"" . . . . . "27 Oct 1793" . "1793" . "Experience 24145 - \"Robert\" \"Southey\" - \"Republic\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . "Journal of the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks Bart., K.B. P.R.S. during Captain Cook's first voyage in HMS Endeavour in 1768-71 to Terra del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, the Dutch East Indies etc." . "1896" . "Journal of the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks Bart., K.B. P.R.S. during Captain Cook's first voyage in HMS Endeavour in 1768-71 to Terra del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, the Dutch East Indies etc." . "\"England\"" . . . . . "Experience 1185 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"The Robbers\"" . . . . . "Aug 1902" . "1902" . "Experience 7574 - \"Henry\" \"James\" - \"The Virginian\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . "1984" . "The Diary of Thomas Turner" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 4 1908-1911" . "1990" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 4 1908-1911" . . . "\"Group Psychology\"" . "\"Group Psychology\"" . . . . . . "28 Mar 1822" . "1822" . "Experience 15891 - \"Claire\" \"Clairmont\" - \"Il Poeta Fanatico\"" . . . . . . "1851" . "9 Jun 1851" . "Experience 12806 - \"John\" \"Mitchel\" - \"Colonial Times\"" . . . . . . . "\"John\" \"Bunyan\"" . "\"John \" \"Bunyan\"" . . . . "\"Finished reading Mansfield Park, which more than ever convinces me that Jane Austen is trivial, facetious and commonplace.'\"" . . . . . . "\"M. [Marjorie Cook, A. R. Cook's daughter] still has a high temp. ‚Äî 104.1 in aft. Began to give Citrated milk. She enjoyed me reading to her \"\"\"\"The man at the gate\"\"\"\" and The Impregnable City.'\"" . . . . . . "1917" . "25 May 1917" . "Experience 29933 - \"Ronald\" \"Storrs\" - \"Travels in Arabia Deserta\"" . . "\"Anna Letitia Le\" \"Breton\"" . . . . "\"Lang's Library is very pleasant reading.'\"" . . "\"Susan\" \"Warner\"" . . . . "25 Jan 1858" . "1858" . "Experience 11580 - \"Albert\" \"Battiscombe\" - \"The history of England from the accession of James the Second\"" . . . . "\"then I went to work and hard readinge'\"" . "\"England\"" . . . "\"\"\"\"\"Italian history of the Doges of Venice\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"\"\"\"\"Italian history of the Doges of Venice\"\"\"\"\"" . . . "\"[diary notebook]\"" . "\"[diary notebook]\"" . . "\"Giambattista\" \"Casti\"" . . . . "The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811" . "1969" . "The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth. The Middle Years, Part I: 1806-1811" . . . "\"opera (16 Tom)\"" . "\"opera (16 Tom)\"" . . . . "\"S. reads L.[ord] B.[yron]'s - Heaven and Earth in the evening'.\"" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"Victor Hugo\"\"\"\" has come; I like all your alterations vastly, except one which I don?t like, tho? I own something was needed there also.'\"" . . . . "\"Samuel Westcott\" \"Tilke\"" . . . . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . "1930" . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . . "\"Encyclopaedia Edinensis\"" . "\"Encyclopaedia Edinensis\"" . . . . "\"and, sonne after, when I had reed of the Bible, I dined'\"" . . . . . . "1605" . "7 Apr 1605" . "Experience 24883 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . "\"Salome\"" . "\"Salome\"" . . . "\"Revolt of Islam\"" . "\"Revolt of Islam\"" . . . "Memoirs of a Working Man" . "1845" . "Memoirs of a Working Man" . . "\"Edmund\" \"Spenser [?]\"" . . . . . . "1821" . "27 Feb 1821" . "Experience 17732 - \"Sarah Harriet\" \"Burney\" - \"Village of Mariendorpt, The\"" . . . . "\"Several Norwegians spoke critically to me of John Steinbeck's recent novel, \"\"\"\"The Moon is Down\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . . . "12 Jan 1822" . "1822" . "Experience 12715 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"[\"\"\"\"black-letter poems\"\"\"\"]\"" . . . "1815" . "31 Dec 1815" . "Experience 11044 - - \"Verses to the Memory of the Late Joseph Brown\"" . . . "\"A Fleet in Being: Notes of Two Trips with the Channel Squadron\"" . "\"A Fleet in Being: Notes of Two Trips with the Channel Squadron\"" . . . "So long ago" . "1960" . "So long ago" . . . "\"The Story of the Unknown Church\"" . "\"The Story of the Unknown Church\"" . . "\"report of death of T. E. Lawrence\"" . "\"report of death of T. E. Lawrence\"" . . . . . . "1663" . "8 Nov 1663" . "Experience 12032 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"Church History\"" . . . "\"Victory\"" . "\"Victory\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . "13 Sep 1798" . "1798" . "Experience 13179 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"An estimate of the manners and principles of the times\"" . . . "\"[letters]\"" . "\"[letters]\"" . . . . "\"A few years ago the curate of the village called upon the old man to converse with him on religious matters; after some talk, he promised to send him a Bible, \"\"\"\"his honour\"\"\"\" also promising to read it after he received it. Shortly afterwards the curate was passing the cottage-door, and observed the old man employed with the book. The curate accosting him, said, \"\"\"\"Well, Isaac, I am glad to see you reading your Bible.\"\"\"\" \"\"\"\"Oh yes\"\"\"\", replied Isaac, in a gruff tone of voice, - gruff, but not intentionally uncivil. \"\"\"\"Will you tell me what you are reading about?\"\"\"\" said the clergyman. \"\"\"\"O, to be sure I will\"\"\"\", was the answer, \"\"\"\"I am reading all the wars of rascally Jews, and all that sort of thing; why, what a blood-thirsty race of men they were, Sir\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "\"[review of Browning's 'Christmas Eve and Easter-Day']\"" . "\"[review of Browning's 'Christmas Eve and Easter-Day']\"" . . . . "\"Elizabeth Barrett to Julia Martin, 6 January 1845: 'Have you read Mr Serjeant Talfourd's \"\"\"\"Rambles & thoughts\"\"\"\"? With some wordiness, & faults of taste otherwise, it is a very pleasant book & has set me on the desire of climbing to the top of Mont Blanc [...] It improves as you read.'\"" . . . . "The Collected Letter of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letter of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . . "\"Edward\" \"Nares\"" . . "\"Kathleen\" \"Winsor\"" . . . . "1935" . "15 Jul 1935" . "Experience 18404 - - \"[diary]\"" . . . "\"Progress of Civil Society, A Didactic Poem, The\"" . "\"Progress of Civil Society, A Didactic Poem, The\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Joseph\" \"Barker\"" . . . "\"Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson, Governor of Nottingham Castle and Town\"" . "\"Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson, Governor of Nottingham Castle and Town\"" . . . . . . "12 Dec 1861" . "1861" . "Experience 8368 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"[Letters]\"" . . . . . . "1867" . "14 Sep 1867" . "Experience 25973 - \"John\" \"Ruskin\" - \"[life of Lord Byron]\"" . . . . . . "Experience 5978 - \"Edwin\" \"Muir\" - " . . . "" . "" . . . . "\"Read Saadye's [for Saabye's] Journal in Greenland'\"" . . "\"Anne Louise Germaine, Baronne\" \"de Sta?l-Holstein\"" . . . . "\"Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere Journal, Saturday 20 March 1802: 'After tea Wm. read The Pedlar.'\"" . . . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "2001" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879" . . . . "\"Mary Berry, Journal, October 23 1821: 'Went on a visit to Sir John and Lady Oswald. Sir John had given me a collection of his grandfather's letters to Ministers and several distinguished persons of his day, since the years 1742 and 1767 [...] The reading of these letters, which make two large MS. books, occupied me very agreeably all the morning.'\"" . . . . . . "2 May 1916" . "1916" . "Experience 27050 - \"Reginald\" \"Robson\" - \"[paper on Dostoevsky]\"" . . . . . . "1800" . "17 Nov 1800" . "Experience 10359 - \"James\" \"Austen\" - \"pamphlet on the cow pox\"" . . "\"Hibbert's Journal\"" . "\"Hibbert's Journal\"" . . . . . . "14 Nov 1838" . "1838" . "Experience 3478 - \"Catherine\" \"Hutton\" - \"Northanger Abbey\"" . . . "\"Bessie Costrell\"" . "\"Bessie Costrell\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . "\"[reading lessons]\"" . "\"[reading lessons]\"" . . . "\"I stayed at home amusing the children by reading a fairy tale to them. They seemed to take great interest inn the narrative & after I had finished it Flory went [smiling?] home & Sissy & Dotty went away good temperedly to bed. Read \"\"\"\"Poor dog [Tray?]\"\"\"\" out of [\"\"\"\"Ingolitsby\"\"\"\"?] to Harry & then sent him off to bed also'\"" . . . . "\"At George Sand's \"\"\"\"Marquise de Villemer\"\"\"\", in evening, and enjoyed it.'\"" . . . . . . "1855" . "7 Jan 1855" . "Experience 7211 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Hamlet\"" . . . . . . "1660" . "6 Nov 1660" . "Experience 11643 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"An exact and most impartial accompt of the ... trial ... of nine and twenty regicides\"" . . . . "\"Monday April 30th. [...] Read La Moglie Saggia ed Il Feudataria da Goldoni.'\"" . . " \"Whitford\"" . . . "\"[Written on end papers of manuscript book of Dawson's diary] 'this book was Read with much Interest by me May 1864, the Stags herein must be the Present Bell & Dragon. Francis Cain.'\"" . . "\"Alfred de\" \"Musset\"" . . . . . . "1915" . "25 Mar 1915" . "Experience 3775 - \"Katherine\" \"Mansfield\" - " . . . "\"Discourse concerning Imitation\"" . "\"Discourse concerning Imitation\"" . . . . . . "7 Oct 1599" . "1599" . "Experience 24206 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . "31 Feb 1817" . "1817" . "Experience 7956 - \"[Mrs Francis]\" \"Austen\" - \"Emma\"" . "\"Ireland\"" . . . . . . "Experience 2380 - \"Daphne\" \"du Maurier\" - \"Mr Midshipman Easy\"" . . "\"Charles Monroe\" \"Sheldon\"" . . . . . . "1896" . "8 Aug 1896" . "Experience 18591 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"By Reef and Palm\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . "\"[ALLUSION] You bet you are in the right about the old men; Tennyson is most Govamighty\"" . . . . "\"Once again, Wilde assisted his mentor [Classical scholar John Pentland Mahaffy], this time by proof-reading \"\"\"\"Rambles and Studies\"\"\"\" before its original publication in 1876.'\"" . . . . "\"Mowed lawn all morning with Dad. Then boked down town. Then biked round and round the lawn! ... Supper and after short stroll came back and finished \"\"\"\"The Red Planet\"\"\"\", perfectly great.'\"" . . . . . "1797" . "28 Mar 1797" . "Experience 3619 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Nature and Art\"" . . . . "Letters of Lady Louisa Stuart, The" . "1926" . "Letters of Lady Louisa Stuart, The" . . . "\"During this Spring read Shakspeare [sic] regularly through, and studied the characters of Hamlet, Douglas, Osman in 'Zara', Sir Charles Racket &c and purchased & read a great number of pieces of dramatic biography and theatrical criticisms.'\"" . . . . "\t\t\t\tThe Autobiography of Franis Place (1771-1854)" . "1972" . "\t\t\t\tThe Autobiography of Franis Place (1771-1854)" . . . "1815" . "31 Dec 1815" . "Experience 11022 - - \"Childe Harold's Pilgrimage OR 'Written Beneath...'\"" . . . . "1825" . "Experience 152 - \"Ellen\" \"Weeton\" - \"[newspaper]\"" . . . . . . "26 May 1667" . "1667" . "Experience 14753 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"Experiments and considerations touching colours\"" . . . "\"I haven't meet [sic] any Aber Boys out here yet only A Potts of North Parade, & we were stationed in the same place for about 3 weeks & not knowing about him until I received the Cambrian News from home & I was in the trenches at the time ready to attack in the great charge at [indecipherable], when the paper was delivered to me and after I had time in the course of 3 days after I had a peep at the paper & found the other Aber boy was in the neighbourhood so went in search of him ...' \"" . . . . "\"Read 3 odes of Anacreon'\"" . . . . . "\"In the afternoon I finished \"\"\"\"Dialectical Materialism\"\"\"\", by David Guest - a promising young philosopher killed in the Spanish War. I find that my own conception of the relationship between love and necessity has much in common with Marx's philosophy, and I hope to be able to resolve them both. As a contrast to Guest's book I read, in the latter part of the day, T.S. Eliot's essat \"\"\"\"The Idea of Christian Society\"\"\"\". Eliot has an aristocratic clarity of style, but dry in the mouth, and if it keeps the mind alert it rarely warms the heart; the quality is fine but lacks fullness; and we savour him in sips, never in a mouthful.'\"" . . . "\"[Poems]\"" . "\"[Poems]\"" . . . . . . "1917" . "24 Jun 1917" . "Experience 29955 - \"Ronald\" \"Storrs\" - \"The Little Schoolmaster Mark: A Spiritual Romance \"" . . . "\"The People's Journal\"" . "\"The People's Journal\"" . "\"England\"" . . "\"Richard\" \"Altick\"" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"Whilst the Viscountess Rhondda had taken with her [to prison, where sent as suffragettte] Morley's Life of Gladstone and ... famous speeches of famous men, she resorted in preference to the Edna Lyall novels which she borrowed from the prison library ...\"\"\"\"\"" . . . "\"History of Scotland 1542 - 1603\"" . "\"History of Scotland 1542 - 1603\"" . . . . . "\"As to curious MSS, there is no such thing here; no varieties, but dull charters of religious houses, and canting lives of Presbyterian ministers. whatever the Bannatyne Club has printed, might as well have been left to the rats and mice, which have done more good in their generation than they have any credit for; and the club has had the overhauling of everything here. There are no poems but some Latin verses written by young lawyers; and as to letters, I do think the wise people of Scotland never wrote any, saving about money, and the secure hiring of servants'\"" . "\"As to curious MSS, there is no such thing here; no varieties, but dull charters of religious houses, and canting lives of Presbyterian ministers. whatever the Bannatyne Club has printed, might as well have been left to the rats and mice, which have done more good in their generation than they have any credit for; and the club has had the overhauling of everything here. There are no poems but some Latin verses written by young lawyers; and as to letters, I do think the wise people of Scotland never wrote any, saving about money, and the secure hiring of servants'.\"" . . . "\"[School Stories in the Magnet and the Gem]\"" . "\"[School Stories in the Magnet and the Gem]\"" . . . . . . "1871" . "9 Mar 1871" . "Experience 23568 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown - newspaper]\"" . . . "The Criminal Prisons of London" . "1862" . "The Criminal Prisons of London" . . . . . . "1885" . "Experience 7537 - \"William Henry\" \"Davies\" - \"[Penny Dreadfuls]\"" . . . . . "Experience 8559 - \"James\" \"Lackington\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Some marginal notes in French throughout. Given by the author to Vernon Lee.\"" . . . . "\"At two o'clock we passed the famed St. Abb's Head, which we had so longed to see on our first voyage to Scotland. I read a few stanzas out of Marmion, giving an account of the voyage of the nuns to Holy Island, and saw the ruins of the convent on it; then Bamborough Castle, and a little further on the Ferne Islands.' \"" . . . "\"The Joy /addressed to a young friend\"" . "\"The Joy /addressed to a young friend\"" . . . . . . "1791" . "31 Mar 1791" . "Experience 2085 - \"Francis\" \"Place\" - \"unknown [Robertson's works?]\"" . . . . . "Experience 18408 - \"Charlotte\" \"Bury\" - \"[life of Goethe]\"" . . "\"W.S.\" \"Gilbert\"" . . . . . . "25 May 1818" . "1818" . "Experience 5123 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"Childe Harold (Canto IV)\"" . . . . . "1827" . "2 Jan 1827" . "Experience 24101 - \"Jane\" \"Baillie Welsh\" - \"Unknown\"" . . . "\"Sonnet on Chillon\"" . "\"Sonnet on Chillon\"" . . . . . . "1820" . "10 Feb 1820" . "Experience 16164 - \"Mary\" \"Shelley\" - \"Fable of the Bees: or, Private Vices Publick Benefits\"" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"This bit of Tennyson sticks in my head; so I write it down: - 'All along the valley where the waters flow / I walked with one I loved two & thirty years ago / All along the valley while I walked today / The two & thirty years were a mist that rolled away / All along the valley by rock & wood & tree / The voice of the dead was a living voice to me'.\"\"\"\"\"" . . "\"Mary\" \"Grote\"" . . . . . "26 Aug 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 20667 - \"anon\" - \"Glenarvon\"" . "\"England \"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"[INTENDED READING] The Agriculture Reports I can see at the Advocates'.\"" . . . . . "1754" . "30 Apr 1754" . "Experience 6915 - \"Samuel\" \"Richardson\" - \"[Life of Bacon]\"" . . . . . . "Experience 5693 - \"Joseph\" \"Toole\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . "\"Stendhal\" " . . . . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . "1930" . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . . . . . "Experience 4297 - \"Harry\" \"McShane\" - \"Justice\"" . . . . . "31 Jan 1815" . "1815" . "Experience 2222 - \"George Gordon\" \"Lord Byron\" - \"memoirs\"" . . . "\"Rhetoric\"" . "\"Rhetoric\"" . . . . . "1784" . "16 Apr 1784" . "Experience 3590 - \"Lady Eleanor\" \"Butler\" - \"Travels through Spain\"" . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"[bailiffs burst into her room to take her to the Marshalsea; one of them] 'who had employed himself in looking over my Papers, cried, \"\"\"\"Ay the [italics] Irish [end italics] Whore, here is something about some [italics] Roman [end italics] Father, that's the Pope, and be damn'd to you is it?'''\"" . . "\"August Heinrich\" \"Matthiae\"" . . . . "\"I do not care for a First Folio ofShakespeare. I rather prefer the common editions of Rowe and Tonson, without notes, and with plates, which, being so execrably bad, serve as maps, or modest remembrancers, to the text; and without pretending to any supposable emulation with it, are so much better than the Shakespeare gallery engravings, which did. [...] Winter evenings-the world shut out-with less of ceremony the gentle Shakespeare. At such a season, the Tempest, or his own Winter's Tale- These two poets [Shakespeare and Milton] youcannot avoid reading aloud-to your-self or (as it chances) to some single person listening. More than one-and it degenerates into an audience.'\"" . . . "\"Typee\"" . "\"Typee\"" . . . . "\"Wm read his first 2 lectures on Poetry &c aloud which people seemed very much to like & I lay on the sofa & enjoyed myself in listening'.\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . "1 Jan 1900" . "1900" . "Experience 3094 - - \"unknown\"" . . . "\"As We Were: A Victorian Peep-Show\"" . "\"As We Were: A Victorian Peep-Show\"" . . . . . . "Experience 1990 - \"Frederick\" \"Rogers\" - " . . . . . . "27 Aug 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 14002 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Caroline de Lichtfield\"" . . . "\"Am reading \"\"\"\"Jane Eyre\"\"\"\" and adore it.'\"" . . . "\"[Reviews in Pall Mall Gazette and St James's Gazette]\"" . "\"[Reviews in Pall Mall Gazette and St James's Gazette]\"" . . . . . "1815" . "31 Mar 1815" . "Experience 13233 - \"Sydney\" \"Smith\" - \"Encyclopaedia Britannica\"" . . "\"J.\" \"Hutchinson\"" . . . . . . "1798" . "19 May 1798" . "Experience 22260 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Gurney\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"Have you ever read Alroy by Disraeli?' [includes quotations from Alroy].\"" . . . . "\"Looked through a volume of the Edinburgh Philosophical Journal - read an account of Gordon's Portable Gas Lamp, and of the tides of the Mediterranean. At Venice they...\"" . . . . "Life and Letters of Maria Edgeworth" . "\"1894 (2 vols)\"" . "Life and Letters of Maria Edgeworth" . . "\"W.J.\" \"Locke\"" . . . . . "\"On the next day (Saturday 9th) I went to Canterbury in the diligence, during w'ch I amused myself with reading part of Voltaire's \"\"\"\"Candide\"\"\"\", w'ch having read a great many years ago at Salisbury & almost forgot, I bought the day before in duodecimo. Having dined at the King's Head I went out & got \"\"\"\"Caleb Williams\"\"\"\" of w'ch I had heard much & of w'ch I read great part of the 1st vol. in the evening at the King's Head (where I also supp'd & slept) leaving the 2d. vol of \"\"\"\"Candide\"\"\"\" to read on my return to London.'\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1714" . "1714" . "Experience 19832 - \"Laetitia\" \"van Lewen\" - \"Sacred Eclogue in Imitation of Virgil‚Äôs 'Pollio'\"" . . . . . . "1918" . "28 Jun 1918" . "Experience 27249 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Marriage\" - \"Ode on a Grecian Urn\"" . . . . . "\"Saturday 21 July 1934: 'I am reading Sh[akespea]re plays the fag end of the morning. Have read, Pericles, Titus Andronicus, & Coriolanus.'\"" . . . "\"[burlesque translation of Euripides in the manner of Potter] \"" . "\"[burlesque translation of Euripides in the manner of Potter] \"" . . . . . "1 Apr 1898" . "1898" . "Experience 4067 - \"Leslie\" \"Stephen\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . . "Experience 3948 - \"Leslie\" \"Stephen\" - \"Shirley\"" . . . . . "1814" . "12 Dec 1814" . "Experience 2183 - \"George Gordon\" \"Lord Byron\" - \"The Morning Chronicle\"" . . . "\"The Genius\"" . "\"The Genius\"" . . . "\"Sir Andrew Wylie, of that Ilk\"" . "\"Sir Andrew Wylie, of that Ilk\"" . . . . . . . "\"Prince\" \"Regent\"" . . . . "\"This enclosed article is the third of yours that I have read. The first (about modelling) was about the most impersonal thing I ever came across. The second (spiders) was much better. And this third surprises me by its force & vitality.' \"" . . . . . "Experience 2617 - \"George Gordon\" \"Lord Byron\" - \"Latin Grammar\"" . . . . . "20 Jul 1710" . "1710" . "Experience 13777 - \"Mary, Lady\" \"Wortley Montagu\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . . . . . . "\"Fanny\" \"Knight\"" . . . "\"Specimens of English Dramatic Poets\"" . "\"Specimens of English Dramatic Poets\"" . . . "\"unknown\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . . "1940" . "22 Jun 1940" . "Experience 19032 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "\"Finish the Decamerone'\"" . . . "\"The Travels of Monsieur de Thevenot\"" . "\"The Travels of Monsieur de Thevenot\"" . . "\"The Little Gypsy\"" . "\"The Little Gypsy\"" . . . "\"Lord Raingo\"" . "\"Lord Raingo\"" . . . . "\"after took a lector, read of the bible, praied, and so went to dinner'\"" . . . . . "1849" . "8 Feb 1849" . "Experience 12759 - \"John\" \"Mitchel\" - \"The Heart of the Mid-Lothian\"" . . . . "\"Read the \"\"\"\"1st Epistle of Horace\"\"\"\", Lib. 2 (the celebrated Epistle to Augustus) with the aid of Dacier's notes, and Hurd's Commentary...'\"" . . "\"Guy's Expositor\"" . "\"Guy's Expositor\"" . . . . "\"Sunday 25 July 1926: 'Mrs Hardy said to me, do you know Aldous Huxley? [...] They had been reading his book, which she thought \"\"\"\"very clever\"\"\"\". But Hardy could not remember it.'\"" . . . "\"The Observer \"" . "\"The Observer \"" . . . . . . "1815" . "6 Jan 1815" . "Experience 13494 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \" 'France: An Ode' [from] Fears in Solitude\"" . . . . . "\"[George Scott disliked the Communism of fellow journalist, Stan] 'He had read Das Kapital (or parts of it) and could talk slickly about dialectical materialism. His own dialectic was derived from Straight and Crooked Thinking, a guide to identifying faulty logic, but he \"\"\"\"enjoyed it because it taught him how to twist truth to his own ends...\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . . "\"Reported sick again as the swelling on my leg has not gone down. There is not a sound of a gun to be heard now ... We are now having a thunderstorm, the first rain for fourteen days or more and the first thunderstorm I have seen in the seven months I have been in this country. Finished a book by Guy Boothby called A Millionaire's Love Story.'\"" . . . . "\"Mary Berry, Journal, 28 May 1812: 'In the evening the Princess [?of Wales] read to us \"\"\"\"Amelie de Mansfeldt.\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . . . "\"Reading Aeschlyus, \"\"\"\"Theatre of the Greeks\"\"\"\", Klein's \"\"\"\"History of the Drama\"\"\"\" etc.'\"" . . . . . . "31 Mar 1897" . "1897" . "Experience 25812 - \"Oscar\" \"Wilde\" - \"Chronicles\"" . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . . . "1782" . "26 Aug 1782" . "Experience 19464 - \"George\" \"Crabbe\" - \"Maximes\"" . . . . . "\"Douglas\" \"Cole\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . "1857" . "17 Dec 1857" . "Experience 7485 - \"George\" \"Eliot (pseud)\" - \"Choephorae\"" . . . . . . "Experience 5979 - \"Edwin\" \"Muir\" - " . . . "" . "" . . "\"Sondra J.\" \"Stang\"" . . . . . . . "\"Anna\" \"Symons\"" . . . "\"I had not looked at it before, which is very wrong, & it did not do well'\"" . . . "\"I plucked a couple of fowls Jack helped 1 for Miss Thomas Cambrian house another for brother John. I also read a little before retiring.'\"" . . . "\"Nouveaux Contes Cruels\"" . "\"Nouveaux Contes Cruels\"" . . . . . . "\"Giovanni\" \"Povoleri\"" . . . . "\"I see Lord Liverpool has been taken very ill, some of the farmers were so devoted as to say that providence has interfered so far as to put a stop to any alteration to the Corn laws. This is not my opinion.\"" . . "\"Mary \" \"Berenson\"" . . . "\"Advice to a son\"" . "\"Advice to a son\"" . . . "\"[Catalogue of his books]\"" . "\"[Catalogue of his books]\"" . . . . . "Experience 4224 - \"G.A.W.\" \"Tomlinson\" - \"The Canterbury Tales\"" . . . . . "13 Mar 1845" . "1845" . "Experience 19181 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Barrett\" - \"Suspiria De Profundis: Being a Sequel to the Confessions of an English Opium-Eater'\"" . . . . "31 Dec 1883" . "1883" . "Experience 5588 - \"Sir Walter\" \"Raleigh\" - \"Castle of Otranto\"" . "\"Scotland\"" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"The longer you are married, the better you will like it & then I hope you will show proper gratitude to your adviser - not but that you will also heretically deny his influence in the matter. Man is ungrateful. If you doubt it read La Rochefoucauld & the other authors of reputation - I forget their names.\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . "\"Passages transcribed at length into E. M. Forster, Commonplace Book (1937-38) include extracts on the art and literature of different historical periods from Les Grands Textes deu Marxism, sur litterature et l'Art, anthology edited by Jean Freville; topics and authors covered include the Renaissance; comedy; poetry; Goethe; Shakespeare; Carlyle, and Disraeli. Following transcriptions, Forster notes: 'I read this anthology to find material for the Ivory Tower.'\"" . . . . "\"After praier I reed and went to church'\"" . . "\"Marie\" \"Tempest\"" . . . . . "13 Aug 1827" . "1827" . "Experience 5084 - \"Robert\" \"Sharp\" - \"Political Register\"" . . . . . "\"I do not think that \"\"\"\"Victory\"\"\"\" is anything like equal to \"\"\"\"Chance\"\"\"\". In fact it is not first-rate Conrad, \"\"\"\"Chance\"\"\"\" is. \"\"\"\"Bealby\"\"\"\" I have never read. Wells sends me all his books; but he didn‚Äôt send \"\"\"\"Bealby\"\"\"\" along, and I lost the list and didn‚Äôt get it.'\"" . . . "\"Napoleon in Exile; or, A Voice from St Helena\"" . "\"Napoleon in Exile, or a Voice from St Helena\"" . "\"Napoleon in Exile; or, A Voice from St Helena\"" . "\"Napoleon in Exile, or a Voice from St Helena\"" . . . . "\"unknown\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"unknown\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . . "\"George\" \"Macaulay\"" . . . . "Memoirs of the Late Mrs Elizabeth Hamilton" . "1818" . "Memoirs of the Late Mrs Elizabeth Hamilton" . . . "\"a strange book, full of ability, chartism, some blasphemy and infidelity, but on the whole a useful book for the upper classes to read — not the lower'\"" . . . . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . "1930" . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . . . . . . . "\"La Silence de la Mer by \"\"\"\"Vercors\"\"\"\" (Schlumberger?) was given me by Raymond Mortimer yesterday and read without much admiration though with plenty of sympathy: published secretly under the Nazis in France. Read also too slow a story by Giono of the coming of Pan: it quickens at the end where human beings and animals dance together, with regrettable results [...] Read too in Illusions Perdues [...] and in Gide's Journal [...] Gide aroused my envy by reading, reading, but if I kept a journal I too should appear to have read, read a lot.'\"" . . . . . "1799" . "8 Mar 1799" . "Experience 13198 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"A discourse on the study of the law of nature, and nations\"" . . . . "\"I read them an account of the Ammergau Play, out of the London Guardian that Mr Maltby had lent me; & I think they will both go to one of the Septr Representations'.\"" . . . . "1927" . "9 Feb 1927" . "Experience 6091 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - " . . . . . . "1854" . "1 Oct 1854" . "Experience 7073 - \"George\" \"Eliot (pseud)\" - \"Die Wahlverwandtschaften\"" . . . "\"Writings on law\"" . "\"Writings on law\"" . . . . . "Experience 6909 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Portrait of a Lady\"" . . . . "\"[letter from Mrs Ward to her father] Read the books about Lancashire life a hundred years ago, and see if they have not improved - if they are not less brutal, less earthy, nearer altogether to the intelligent type of life.'\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\" I mark this day because I begin my Greek again - and that is a study which ever delights me - I do not feel the bore of it as in learning another language although it be so difficult - it so richly repays one. Yet I read little for I am not well.'\"" . . . "\"Les Fideles Ronins\"" . "\"Les Fideles Ronins\"" . . . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry, from the year 1783 to 1852" . "1865" . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry, from the year 1783 to 1852" . . . . . "\"Saturday 31 August 1935: 'Read Hind & Panther. D.H.L. by E. (good) & slept.'\"" . . . . . . "1874" . "5 Aug 1874" . "Experience 24002 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown - newspaper]\"" . . . . . . "Experience 2756 - \"Thomas A.\" \"Jackson\" - " . . "\"[reports on education in Prussia]\"" . "\"[reports on education in Prussia]\"" . . . . "\"Byron's Ravenna Journal (4 January-27 February 1821), 23 January 1821: 'Read -- rode -- fired pistols, and returned.'\"" . . . . "Experience 5253 - \"George\" \"Howell\" - " . . . "\"The Complaint: or Night-Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality\"" . "\"The Complaint: or Night-Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality\"" . . . . . "\"I had hoped to have a clear head here - to get on with German, Italian, etc. and to read some history. But I have been so heavy and tired all the time that I can only manage snatches of [italics] War and Peace [end italics] and [italics] Sherlock Holmes [end italics]. I am supposed to have done a detailed criticism of Emily's book - I have skimmed through it but that is all.'\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1970" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . "\"5 October 1933: 'I spent yesterday in bed; headache; infinite weariness up my back; clouds forming in my neck; half asleep; through the rift reading Steen (author of Stallion) on Hugh Walpole. My word -- how Hugh can let that rotten pear lie on his name God knows.'\"" . . . . . "1867" . "Experience 4070 - \"Leslie\" \"Stephen\" - \"Ecce Homo: a survey of the life and work of Jesus Christ\"" . . . . . . . "\"Beilby\" \"Porteus\"" . . . "\"Helena\"" . "\"Helena\"" . . "\"Beowulf\"" . "\"Beowulf\"" . . "\"[French epitaph translated by Mrs Thrale and Bennet Langton]\"" . "\"[French epitaph translated by Mrs Thrale and Bennet Langton]\"" . . . . "\"Finished the perusal of Blair's \"\"\"\"Lectures on Rhetoric\"\"\"\". The praise of ingenuity, of a judgment in general correct, and a taste for the most part timidly correct, I can readily allow him; but to no higher order of merit in a critic...'\"" . . "\"Robert\" \"Leighton\"" . . . "\"[letter asking for financial assistance]\"" . "\"[letter asking for financial assistance]\"" . . . . "\". . . Jules Claretie's \"\"\"\"L'Histoire de la R?volution de 1870-1871.\"\"\"\" He says that he \"\"\"\"looked at the pictures\"\"\"\" in Claretie (though there is little doubt that he read it too). . .'\"" . . . "\"Doge of Venice\"" . "\"Doge of Venice\"" . . . "\"Natural and political observations... made upon the bills of mortality\"" . "\"Natural and political observations... made upon the bills of mortality\"" . . . . . . "30 Jun 1840" . "1840" . "Experience 13066 - \"Sydney\" \"Smith\" - \"[reports of cases in the Admiralty Court]\"" . . . "\"J.E.C.\" \"Bodley\"" . . . "\"Brought Wolstonecraft's \"\"\"\"View of the French Revolution\"\"\"\", from the Chapel Library, for Miss Haynes to read. Read in Miss Hannah More's \"\"\"\"Sacred Drama\"\"\"\", David & Goliath, I was much pleased with it.'\"" . . . . "\"Princess Charlotte wrote of reading as a \"\"\"\"great passion\"\"\"\"; in a poignant attempt to construct bourgeois domestic intimacy in the dysfunctional household of the divorced Prince Regent she discussed and exchanged books with her friend Margaret Mercer Elphinstone, including memoirs and recent history, Byron's poems, and novels including Gothic fiction and works by Anne Plumptre and Jane Austen. (The perceptive Charlotte especially enjoyed \"\"\"\"Sense and Sensibility\"\"\"\" because she discerned in herself\"\"\"\"the same imprudence\"\"\"\" as Marianne's).' \"" . . . . "\"I have been reading the Duke of Rovigo - a fool, a Villain, and as dull as it is possible for any book to be about Buonaparte'.\"" . . "\"James Abraham\" \"Hillhouse\"" . . . "Testament of Experience" . "1980" . "Testament of Experience" . . . . "\" A very fine book indeed, recently published, is Siegfried Sassoon‚Äôs 'Memoirs of an Infantry Officer'. I thought that I could never tolerate another war book, but this one, after the first 30 or 40 pages is really extremely distinguished. It has style, wit, beauty and truthfulness. \"" . . . . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915" . "1968" . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915" . . . . . . "1816" . "11 Sep 1816" . "Experience 14018 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Antiquary, The\"" . . . . . . "1854" . "13 Nov 1854" . "Experience 7115 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Laocoon: An Essay on the Limits of Painting and Poetry\"" . . . . . . "1828" . "28 Oct 1828" . "Experience 28833 - \"William Ewart\" \"Gladstone\" - \"Fasti hellenici: the civil and literary chronology of Greece \"" . . "\"Galignani's Messenger\"" . "\"Galignani's Messenger\"" . . . "\"Adonais\"" . "\"Adonais\"" . . "\"St John\" \"Chrysostom\"" . . . "\"The Idea of Christian Society\"" . "\"The Idea of Christian Society\"" . . . . "Experience 5683 - \"Max\" \"Beerbohm\" - \"More Leaves from the Journal of a Life in the Highlands\"" . . . "\"[Journal]\"" . "\"Journal\"" . "\"[Journal]\"" . "\"Journal\"" . . . . . . "1855" . "7 Jan 1855" . "Experience 7212 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Hamlet, translated into German by Schlegel\"" . . . . . . "1901" . "31 Dec 1901" . "Experience 8671 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - \"unknown\"" . . . "\"Symposium\"" . "\"Symposium\"" . . . "\"Dublin Evening Post\"" . "\"Dublin Evening Post\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\t\t\t\tSecret Comment: The Diaries of Gertrude Savile, 1721-1757" . "1997" . "\t\t\t\tSecret Comment: The Diaries of Gertrude Savile, 1721-1757" . . . . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . "1930" . "Diary of Lady Margaret Hoby" . . . "The Woman Reader 1837-1914" . "1993" . "The Woman Reader 1837-1914" . . "\"W.B.\" \"Maxwell\"" . . . . . . "24 Nov 1599" . "1599" . "Experience 24245 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . "1918" . "31 Dec 1918" . "Experience 8418 - \"Wilfred Scawen\" \"Blunt\" - \"The Farmer's Bride\"" . . . . . . "26 Mar 1875" . "1875" . "Experience 6598 - \"Henry\" \"James\" - \"review of Henry James, A Passionate Pilgrim\"" . . . . "31 Dec 1835" . "1835" . "Experience 10908 - \"Margaret\" \"Maingay [?]\" - \"They Tell us of An Indian Tree' OR 'To My Mother'\"" . . . . . "1861" . "31 Dec 1861" . "Experience 11246 - \"Edmund\" \"Gosse\" - \"Tom Cringle's Log\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . . "23 Dec 1812" . "1812" . "Experience 16634 - \"Sir William\" \"Elford\" - \"Clarissa; or, the History of a Young Lady\"" . . . . . "9 Nov 1824" . "1824" . "Experience 11179 - \"John\" \"Clare\" - \"Henry The Fifth\"" . . . . . . "\"Alexander\" \"Dick\"" . . "\"Will. J. \" \"Sharman\"" . . . "\"[prospectus]\"" . "\"[prospectus]\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Sir William\" \"Coventry\"" . . . . "\"search Blackstone and Goldsmith's \"\"\"\"History\"\"\"\"; much struck with style of latter; deserving, I think, to be more talked of'\"" . . . "The Brownings' Correspondence" . "2007" . "The Brownings' Correspondence" . . . . "\"Some Irish newspapers. I can hardly bear to look into them. But John Knox [John Martin] diligently scans them, with many wry faces, and sometimes tells me part of the news.'\"" . . . . "\"Today, much helped by my brown book'\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1971" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . "\"tragedies\"" . "\"tragedies\"" . . . "\"Spent the evening at home reading \"\"\"\"Night & Morning\"\"\"\".'\"" . . "\"Revelations 11\"" . "\"Revelations 11\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . "1825" . "12 Dec 1825" . "Experience 15945 - \"Claire\" \"Clairmont\" - \"riddles\"" . . "\"Jacob\" \"Burkhardt\"" . . " \"Poliziano\"" . . . . . . "2 Oct 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 14058 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Glenarvon\"" . . . "\"unknown\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . . "Experience 9880 - \"Sarah\" \"Churchill\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "Experience 259 - \"Elisabeth or Eliza\" \"Duncan\" - \"Fragments of prose and verse: by a young lady\"" . . . "\"The memoirs of the Duke of Sully\"" . "\"The memoirs of the Duke of Sully\"" . . . . . . "1743" . "30 Jun 1743" . "Experience 19926 - \"Laetitia\" \"Pilkington\" - \"Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded\"" . . . . "\"I must ask Baretti who translated the Sonnet of Anacreon into such pretty Italian Verse.' [some lines are given]\"" . . . . . . "29 Apr 1824" . "1824" . "Experience 18059 - \"Jane\" \"Baillie Welsh\" - \"History of America\"" . . . . . . "1864" . "31 Dec 1864" . "Experience 3713 - \"Margaret\" \"Oliphant\" - \"The Times\"" . . "\"P.A.G.\" \"Monro\"" . . " \"Sheftesbury\"" . . . "\"unknown\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . "\"Saul\"" . "\"Saul\"" . . . "\"History of the Reign of Philip II\"" . "\"History of the Reign of Philip II\"" . . . "\"letter\"" . "\"letter\"" . . . . . "\"Browning was a little beyond her. Convinced that he was a great poet, she still found him a bore at times. Elizabeth Barrett Browning was a major disappointment: she thought \"\"\"\"Sonnets from the Portuguese\"\"\"\" were beautiful in emotion but simply not good sonnets'.\"" . . . "\"Feat of Journalism, A\"" . "\"Feat of Journalism, A\"" . . "\"Cyvile and uncyvile Lyfe\"" . "\"Cyvile and uncyvile Lyfe\"" . . . . . . "1818" . "19 Jul 1818" . "Experience 15136 - \"Mary\" \"Shelley\" - \"Orlando Furioso\"" . . . . "Selected Letters and Journals of George Crabbe" . "1985" . "Selected Letters and Journals of George Crabbe" . . . . . "27 Jan 1800" . "1800" . "Experience 13230 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"Three Essays\"" . . "\"Adrian\" \"Bell\"" . . . . . "\"Friday 5 July 1940: 'Why should I be bothering myself with Coleridge I wonder -- Biog. Lit. & then with father's essay on Coleridge, this fine evening, when the flies are printing their little cold feet on my hands? It was in order to give up thinking about economy'.\"" . . . "\"Ueber dramatische Kunst und Litteratur\"" . "\"Ueber dramatische Kunst und Litteratur\"" . . "\"[vowes]\"" . "\"[vowes]\"" . . . . "\"then went to priuat praer and reed a whill, and so went to bed'\"" . . . "\"Auld Licht Idylls\"" . "\"Auld Licht Idylls\"" . . . . . . "1 Jun 1664" . "1664" . "Experience 12109 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"A discourse containing prodigies; wherein the vanity of presages by them is reprehended, and their true and proper ends asserted and vindicated\"" . . . "\"The late apology in behalf of the papists, reprinted and answered in behalf of the royallists\"" . "\"The late apology in behalf of the papists, reprinted and answered in behalf of the royallists\"" . . . . "\"I think Georgie‚Äôs idea about the impropriety of Marjory sending for Will on her deathbed so lunatic, so furious, so truly wicked and silly that I don‚Äôt know what to say in answer, If you like, you can communicate my view to her. ‚ÄòTruly wicked and silly‚Äô seem to me the right words.'\"" . . . "\"The Dickens Country\"" . "\"The Dickens Country\"" . . . . . . "20 Jun 1943" . "1943" . "Experience 25670 - \"William\" \"Soutar\" - \"Scots Unbound\"" . . . "\"H.\" \"Giles\"" . . . . . "10 Jul 1789" . "1789" . "Experience 9245 - \"Horace\" \"Walpole\" - \"[verses on opening of walk by Bishop of London]\"" . . . . "\"This morning I sat in the back garden roasting myself in the sun and reading Fiske Kimball's Rococo book.'\"" . . . . . "\"Read Dante - S. reads Winkhelmann aloud'\"" . "\"Wales\"" . . . . . "\"Carter and Talbot read fiction and corresponded about it, including \"\"\"\"Roderick Random\"\"\"\", the novels of Eliza Haywood, French romances, and Charlotte Lennox's \"\"\"\"Henrietta\"\"\"\", in which Talbot funds a number of objectionable qualities including \"\"\"\"irreligion\"\"\"\" and \"\"\"\"the pride and sauciness\"\"\"\" of the heroine. Their \"\"\"\"favourite\"\"\"\" among women novelists was Sarah Fielding, many of whose works they read and discussed.'\"" . . . . . . "12 Sep 1942" . "1942" . "Experience 25298 - \"Thomas\" \"Kitching\" - \"Syonan Times\"" . . . . . . "1918" . "31 Dec 1918" . "Experience 3267 - \"a Manchester boy'\" - \"Chambers's Journal\"" . . . . "The Diary of the right Hon. William Windham" . "1866" . "The Diary of the right Hon. William Windham" . . . "\"On the morning of the New Year we assembled almost all our large household, and many guests, principally young ones. Before we began reading, I expressed many of the striking marks of Providential care and mercy shown us in the last year, that are mentioned here. We then read, and afterwards had a solemn time.'\"" . . . . "Experience 5262 - \"George\" \"Howell\" - " . "\"unknown\"" . . . . . "31 Oct 1801" . "1801" . "Experience 14249 - \"Mountstuart\" \"Elphinstone\" - \"Masnavi\"" . . . "" . "" . . . "\"Pamela\"" . "\"Pamela\"" . . . "La psychologie de l?effort: les doctrines contemporaines" . "1889" . "La psychologie de l?effort: les doctrines contemporaines" . . . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry From the Year 1783 to 1852" . "1865" . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry From the Year 1783 to 1852" . . . . . "31 May 1798" . "1798" . "Experience 1363 - \"Dorothy\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"Picture, The\"" . . . . "\"?Meanwhile I have a book from you, wh. I ought to have acknowledged. I guess that Julia did my duty & I did it better than I should. But, though late, I will say thank you now. I admire your faculty of addressing but I should like an argument or two upon minor points.?\"" . . . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "2001" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . "\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\tThe Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes" . . "\"R\" \"Garvey\"" . . . . . . "31 Jan 1831" . "1831" . "Experience 9976 - \"Charles\" \"Darwin\" - \"Principles of Moral and Political Philosophy\"" . . . . "10 Apr 1776" . "1776" . "Experience 21611 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"Critical Review\"" . . "\"Roslin Castle\"" . "\"Roslin Castle\"" . . . "\"Spent the day reading Lamb [for Higher School Certificate Eng. Lit]. Have decided that if I read an author each fortnight I might manage to finish (by February) \"\"\"\"The Age of Wordsworth\"\"\"\"'.\"" . . . . "Experience 5297 - \"Derek\" \"Davies\" - \"[travel books, including some on Tibet]\"" . . . . . "24 Nov 1860" . "1860" . "Experience 390 - \"Albert\" \"Battiscombe\" - \"The Chemistry of Creation: being an outline of the\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere Journal, Wednesday 17 March 1802: '... we sate a while ... [in the orchard]. I left ... [William Wordsworth], and he nearly finished the poem ... I went to bed before him -- he came down to me, and read the Poem to me in bed.'\"" . . . . . . . "\"Kate\" \"Perugini\"" . . . . . . "1912" . "25 Nov 1912" . "Experience 26816 - \"Walter\" \"Rowntree\" - \"[essay on Browning]\"" . . . "\"My Ain Fire Side' 'O, I hae seen great ones...' >From the Nithsdale and Galloway Songs\"" . . . "\"[The Faerie Quene?]\"" . "\"[The Faerie Quene?]\"" . . . . "Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth" . "1958" . "Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth" . . . . "\"Harriet Martineau, on plans for, and execution of, her work on Toussaint L'Ouverture: 'I went to my confidante, with a sheetful of notes, and a heartful of longings to draw that glorious character [...] But my friend could not see the subject as I did [...] I gave it up; but a few years after, when ill at Tynemouth, I reverted to my scheme and fulfilled it; and my kind adviser, while never liking the subject in an artistic sense, graciously told me that the book had kept her up, over her dressing-room fire, till three in the morning.'\"" . . . . . "8 Jun 1867" . "1867" . "Experience 25959 - \"John\" \"Ruskin\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . "\"John Richard\" \"Green\"" . . . . . "30 Apr 1905" . "1905" . "Experience 3238 - \"Sir Walter\" \"Raleigh\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1939" . "1939" . "Experience 20242 - \"Philip\" \"Larkin\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . "\"Marie\" \"Stopes\"" . . . . . . "28 Nov 1830" . "1830" . "Experience 17883 - \"Sarah Harriet\" \"Burney\" - \"Storia della Toscana sino al principato\"" . . "\"Jules\" \"Michelet\"" . . . "\"A Text-Book of Anatomy\"" . "\"A Text-Book of Anatomy\"" . . . . . . "1669" . "10 Jan 1669" . "Experience 14985 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . "Jun 1893" . "1893" . "Experience 30301 - \"John\" \"Buchan\" - \"unknown\"" . . "\"Harriet\" \"Taylor\"" . . . . . . "1824" . "18 Jan 1824" . "Experience 18905 - \"James\" \"Hogg\" - \"Letters of Timothy Tickler Esq. to Eminent Literary Characters. No XII. To Christopher North, Esq.' in Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine\"" . . . . "\"I hope you like Horner's \"\"\"\"Life\"\"\"\". It succeeds extremely well here. It is full of all the exorbitant and impracticable views so natural to young men at Edinburgh; but there is great order, great love of knowledge, high principle and feelings, which ought to grow and trive in superior minds'.\"" . . . . "\"there is no news of the New York ship in yesterday's National Gazette of Philadelphia'.\"" . . . . . "Jul 1918" . "1918" . "Experience 8417 - \"Sydney\" \"Cockerell\" - \"The Farmer's Bride\"" . . . "\"L'Entrave\"" . "\"L'Entrave\"" . . . . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . "1997" . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . . . . "Mempirs of Laetitia Pilkington" . "1997" . "Mempirs of Laetitia Pilkington" . . . . . "10 Oct 1837" . "1837" . "Experience 9809 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"Texas\"" . . . "\"The rest of the evening was devoted to a Play-Reading of Bernard Shaw's Candida.'\"" . . . . . . . . . "\"Harriet Bickersteth\" \"Cook\"" . . . "The Diary and Letters of a World War I Fighter Pilot" . "2008" . "The Diary and Letters of a World War I Fighter Pilot" . . . . . . "\"Justina\" \"Wynne\"" . . . . "\"Wilson who is one of the most noble fellows in existence swore terribly about the [italics] fishing [end italics] and challenges you fairly to a trial but after a serious perusal of \"\"\"\"Wordsworth's excursion\"\"\"\" together and no little laughter and some parodying he has with your assistance fairly confessed to me yesterday that he now holds the [italics]school [end italics] in utter contempt Wordsworth is really a fine intelligent man and one that must ever be respected but I fear the [italics] Kraken [end italics] has peppered him for this world - with its proportion of beauties (by the by they are but thin sown) it is the most heavy and the most absurd work that I ever perused without all exception - Southey's new work will be published in Novr. I have had the peculiar privilege of perusing it from end to end. It is much the best thing that was ever produced by the [italics] pond school [end italics] I assure you my lord it is and will raise Southey much in character as a poet The story moves a little heavily for some time but it is wild tragical and the circumstances in which the parties are placed extremely interesting'.\"" . . . . . "Experience 25244 - \"Walter\" \"Scott\" - \"Tom Thumb the Great\"" . . . "\"In the evening went into town & read the papers, there was very little new & the town seemed quiet Bourke Street being I thought remarkably so.'\"" . . . . . "1900" . "Experience 556 - \"Charles\" \"Thomas\" - \"[French play]\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . . . "1917" . "19 Dec 1917" . "Experience 29982 - \"Ronald\" \"Storrs\" - \"The Story of Jerusalem\"" . . . . "\"Highland Hospitality' 'I once resolved to leave London for a little time [...]' 'Hermit in London'.\"" . . "\"Anthony\" \"Trollope\"" . "\"Anthony \" \"Trollope\"" . . "\"William\" \"Spence\"" . . . . . . "21 Dec 1880" . "1880" . "Experience 22499 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Matthew 12.39\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . . . "1919" . "12 Dec 1919" . "Experience 27376 - \"Ursula\" \"Unwin\" - \"Everyman\"" . . . . "\"read on the colour-sense'\"" . . . . "1815" . "31 Dec 1815" . "Experience 10413 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Kalligone\"" . . . . . "1630" . "7 Feb 1630" . "Experience 9527 - \"Gabriel\" \"Harvey\" - \"Spanish grammars\"" . . . "\"[review of New Arabian Nights in Century]\"" . "\"[review of New Arabian Nights in Century]\"" . . . . . "Experience 4464 - \"William\" \"Gallacher\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"Do you read Blatchford in the Weekly Despatch? He is very good this week on \"\"\"\"The Danger of the Submarine\"\"\"\" and warns us again.'\"" . . . . . "31 Mar 1875" . "1875" . "Experience 26123 - \"John\" \"Ruskin\" - \"Bible (Ecclesiastes)\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Byron had intoxicated him \"\"\"\"with the freedom of his style of writing, with the fervour or passionateness of his feelings and with the dark and terrible pictures which he seemed to take pleasure in painting\"\"\"\". The general effect of reading Milton, Hobbes, Locke and Newton had been \"\"\"\"to make me resolve to be free. I saw that it was impossible for the soul of man to answer the end for which it was created, while tramelled by human authority, or fettered with human creeds. I saw that if I was to do justice to truth, to God, or to my own soul, I must break loose from all creeds and laws of men's devising, and live in full and unrestricted liberty...\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . "\"I just peeped into Cobbett last night but had not time to read much I looked over the Dialogue between the King and the seven sages... It is a curious concern is this same Dialogue and managed with a good deal of humour...\"" . . . . "\"The Irish part of ''Forster's Life'' is very painful and interesting. [...] It is very good anti-Home Rule reading and makes one think worse than ever of Parnell.'\"" . . " \"Ovid\"" . . . . "\"[May Sinclair] read [Freud] in German as soon as \"\"\"\"The Psychopathology of Everyday Life\"\"\"\" and the \"\"\"\"Three Essays on Sexuality\"\"\"\"were available.'\"" . "\"unknown\"" . . . . . "1907" . "Experience 31177 - - \"The Haunted and the Haunters\"" . . . . "\"Song of the Bells by Charles Swain'... 'Soft upon the summer air /...'[transcript of text] [NB there was a poet called Charles Swain who published from 1828-1850s].\"" . . . "\"This evening in the Herald there was a long paragraph about the needle-work done by the women in the Gaol work-room, complaining of the price paid for it. As it happens, it is now three weeks since any was done except for the Government. I have however always protested at the price paid by Messrs Sargood for their work'\"" . . . "\"speech on education\"" . "\"speech on education\"" . . . . . . "1882" . "8 Oct 1882" . "Experience 26222 - \"John\" \"Ruskin\" - \"Florence\"" . . "\"Harriet Beecher\" \"Stowe\"" . . . . "Collected Letters of James Hogg, The" . "2006" . "Collected Letters of James Hogg, The" . . . . . "1869" . "31 Dec 1869" . "Experience 4709 - \"Thomas\" \"Paley\" - " . . . . . . . . . . . . "\"Francis\" \"Place\"" . . . "" . "" . . . "\"Remarks on currency and commerce\"" . "\"Remarks on currency and commerce\"" . . . "\"[a letter]\"" . "\"[a letter]\"" . . . . . . "Experience 6017 - \"Victor Sawdon\" \"Pritchett\" - " . . . "Testament of Youth" . "1978" . "Testament of Youth" . . . . . . "21 Jan 1818" . "1818" . "Experience 14692 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire\"" . . . . "\"I went to see E. Golder, and friend Bullen came in ... we read a little in the Testament and the journal of Job Scott'\"" . . . "Undertones of War" . "\"1982 (1928, 1937)\"" . "Undertones of War" . . . "The Burgoyne Diaries" . "1985" . "The Burgoyne Diaries" . . . . "\"\"\"\"\"4/2/1845 - I have read two volumes (the last two, I think) of Lord Malmesbury's Diaries, and with intense interest. I knew so many of the men he writes about, and lived on the spot where they acted.\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . . "1860" . "28 Feb 1860" . "Experience 19280 - \"Elizabeth Cleghorn\" \"Gaskell\" - \"Cousin Stella\"" . . "\"[Report in the \"\"\"\"Daily Mail\"\"\"\"]\"" . "\"[Report in the \"\"\"\"Daily Mail\"\"\"\"]\"" . . . . "Experience 607 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Allgemeine Naturgeschichte\"" . . . . . . "1663" . "20 Jul 1663" . "Experience 11993 - \"Will\" \"Hewer\" - \"Paris Vulgate [or] Latin Testament\"" . . . "\"[article in The Nation]\"" . "\"[article in The Nation]\"" . . . . . "27 Apr 1913" . "1913" . "Experience 21385 - \"Vera\" \"Brittain\" - \"Romola\"" . . . . . . . "\"Hannah\" \"Macaulay\"" . . . . . "1917" . "18 Nov 1917" . "Experience 19018 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - \"A Mind That Found Itself\"" . . . "\"Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797\"" . "\"Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797\"" . . . "\"La Chasse au Roman\"" . "\"La Chasse au Roman\"" . . . "\"Le Systeme de la nature\"" . "\"Le Systeme de la nature\"" . . . . "\"I again took up Dr Whitehead's Life of Mr Wesley, and as I saw by the title-page that it contained an account of Mr Wesley's ancestors and relations, the life of Mr Charles Wesley, (whom I had often heard preach) and a history of Methodism, I requested Mrs L to help me in reading it through. // To describe the conflict, and the difference commotions which passed in my mind while we were reading this excellent work is impossible. I have been instructed, delighted, much confounded, and troubled.'\"" . . . "\"[various works Eliot was revising]\"" . "\"[various works Eliot was revising]\"" . . . . . . "14 Jan 1874" . "1874" . "Experience 6592 - \"Henry\" \"James\" - \"unknown\"" . . . "\"Old Curiosity Shop, The\"" . "\"Old Curiosity Shop, The\"" . . . . "Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth" . "1958" . "Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth" . . . "\"The Great Scourge\"" . "\"The Great Scourge\"" . . . "\"Read \"\"\"\"Two Survived\"\"\"\", the most amazing book, which is most exciting.'\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1809" . "1809" . "Experience 9038 - \"Thomas\" \"Carter\" - \"[poems]\"" . . . . "\"I looked in last week's Examiner thinking there [italics] might [end italics] be an advertisement of the Professor. When do you think it will be out?'\"" . . . . . "1 Jan 1836" . "1836" . "Experience 13061 - \"Sydney\" \"Smith\" - \"Tremordyn Cliff\"" . . . . "21 Feb 1848" . "1848" . "Experience 2735 - \"Caroline\" \"Clive\" - \"La Mare au Diable\"" . . "\"Anne Louise\" \"Stael-Holstein\"" . . . "\"The Bondman\"" . "\"The Bondman\"" . . "\"John\" \"Bigland\"" . . . . . "16 Oct 1769" . "1769" . "Experience 21044 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "\"Thomas \" \"Carlyle\"" . "\"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\"" . . . "\"Roper's Row\"" . "\"Roper's Row\"" . . . . "2 Apr 1775" . "1775" . "Experience 21527 - \"James\" \"Boswell\" - \"Elfrida\"" . . . . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . "1997" . "Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The" . . "\"Marie de Rabutin-Chantal\" \"Sevigne\"" . . . . . . "1882" . "16 Mar 1882" . "Experience 28877 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Bible\"" . . . "\"Dodo\"" . "\"Dodo\"" . . . "Wounded and a Prisoner of War" . "1916" . "Wounded and a Prisoner of War" . . "\"Molly Vivian\" \"Hughes\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . "30 Apr 1819" . "1819" . "Experience 15337 - \"Claire\" \"Clairmont\" - \"Il Ricciardetto di Niccolo Carteromaco (Canto 12)\"" . . . . "\"Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere Journal, Wednesday 23 June 1802, 'It is now 20 minutes past 10 -- a sunshiny morning. I walked to the top of the hill and sate under a wall near John's Grove ... I read a scene or two in As You Like It.'\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . "1798" . "10 Aug 1798" . "Experience 10836 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Encyclopaedia\"" . . . "\"eminently vindictive, frequently unchristian in spirit, with scarcely any recognition of an over-ruling Providence'\"" . . . . . "1867" . "31 Dec 1867" . "Experience 3266 - - \"unknown poems\"" . . . "\"Proofs of 'Schiller's Life and Writings'\"" . "\"Proofs of 'Schiller's Life and Writings'\"" . . . "\"Lines on the death of a dear friend\"" . "\"Lines on the death of a dear friend\"" . . . . . . "1601" . "5 May 1601" . "Experience 24813 - \"Richard\" \"Rhodes\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . "1857" . "31 Dec 1857" . "Experience 13539 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Punch\"" . . . . . "\"Muratori - Greek - Queen's Letter - K.[ing] Swellfoot'\"" . . . . "The Whole Disgraceful Truth: Selected Letters of Lady Caroline Lamb" . "2006" . "The Whole Disgraceful Truth: Selected Letters of Lady Caroline Lamb" . . . . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915" . "1968" . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . . "31 Dec 1807" . "1807" . "Experience 1219 - \"Dorothy\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"Edinburgh Review\"" . . . . "\"Byron's Ravenna Journal (4 January-27 February 1821), 12 January 1821: 'Midnight. Read the Italian translation by Guido Sorelli of the German Grillparzer ...'\"" . . . "Gorbals Boy at Oxford" . "1988" . "Gorbals Boy at Oxford" . . . "The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making" . "1998" . "The Nature of the Book: Print and Knowledge in the Making" . . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . . . "21 Sep 1849" . "1849" . "Experience 12766 - \"John\" \"Mitchel\" - \"[newspaper]\"" . . . "Orientations" . "\"1939 (1937)\"" . "Orientations" . . . "\"Stanzas, Addressed to a friend on the birth of his first child\"" . "\"Stanzas, Addressed to a friend on the birth of his first child\"" . . . "\"A Search after Happiness\"" . "\"A Search after Happiness\"" . . . "\"Thoughts on the Apocalypse\"" . "\"Thoughts on the Apocalypse\"" . . . . "1834" . "3 Jan 1834" . "Experience 10623 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Rhymed Plea for Tolerance\"" . . . "\"Chaucer's life & work were then described & illustrated by the following: A Paper on the Life & Times by Charles E. Stansfield : Chaucer's Poetry described by C. I. Evans : the Knight's Tale read by Violet Wallis : Chaucer's Prologue was dealt with in considerable detail & after an introduction by C.I. Evans the following read extracts from this poem: Mrs Rawlings, Mrs Robson, Mrs Evans, Rosamund Wallis, Alfred Rawlings, Howard R. Smith & the Secretary.'\"" . . . "My Diaries: Being a Personal Narrative of Events, 1888-1914" . "1920" . "My Diaries: Being a Personal Narrative of Events, 1888-1914" . . . "\"Sermon on Dr Tuckerman\"" . "\"Sermon on Dr Tuckerman\"" . . . . "Life of Johnson" . "1980" . "Life of Johnson" . . . . "5 Sep 1936" . "1936" . "Experience 21059 - \"Edward Morgan\" \"Forster\" - \"Oedipus Tyrannus\"" . . . . . "\"Read Moschele's life in bed to breakfast, delicious, and Part of II Esdras I.'\"" . . . . "25 Jun 1897" . "1897" . "Experience 580 - \"Annie\" \"Coghill\" - \"Crossing the Bar\"" . . . "\"History of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade\"" . "\"History of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade\"" . . "\"Sir Fulke\" \"Greville\"" . . . "Marginalia" . "\"1980-2001\"" . "Marginalia" . . . . "\"I received the copy of \"\"\"\"Adam Bede\"\"\"\" which you were so kind as to send me quite safely; and I am very much obliged to you for it. - I thoroughly admire this writer's works - (I do not call him Mr Elliot, because I know that such is not his real name.) I was brought up in Warwickshire, and recognize the county in every description of natural scenery. I am thoroughly obliged to you for giving it to me; it is a book that it is a real pleasure to have, and if for every article in your Magazine, abusive of me, you will only be so kind as to give me one of the works of the author of \"\"\"\"Scenes from Clerical Life\"\"\"\", I shall consider myself your debtor'. [Later on the same page, Gaskell says 'One of Mrs Poyser's speeches is as good as a fresh blow of sea-air; and yet {it} she is a true person, and no caricature']\"" . . . "Marginalia" . "\"1980-2001\"" . "Marginalia" . . . . . . "1901" . "5 Nov 1901" . "Experience 19069 - \"Virginia\" \"Stephen\" - \"Cymbeline\"" . . . . . . "20 Oct 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 14076 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Essais\"" . . . "\"Herbst-blumine oder gesammelte Wekchen aus Zeitschriften\"" . "\"Herbst-blumine oder gesammelte Wekchen aus Zeitschriften\"" . . . "\"Went to the Mechanics & read the papers between muster & Tea time.'\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . . . "1901" . "7 Jun 1901" . "Experience 25530 - \"Sylvanus A.\" \"Reynolds\" - " . . . . . "1835" . "14 Jun 1835" . "Experience 16703 - \"Barbara\" \"Hofland\" - \"Belford Regis, or, Sketches of a Country Town\"" . . . "\"A Voyage Round the World\"" . "\"A Voyage Round the World\"" . . "\"Ariadne\"" . "\"Ariadne\"" . . . . . . "1728" . "19 Feb 1728" . "Experience 466 - \"Gertrude\" \"Savile\" - \"A Journey to London, being part of a comedy...\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1893" . "1893" . "Experience 8195 - \"James Glass\" \"Bertram\" - \"Annals of the Parish\"" . . . . "31 Dec 1930" . "1930" . "Experience 20907 - \"Edward Morgan\" \"Forster\" - \"The Battle of the Books\"" . . . . . . "8 Jun 1663" . "1663" . "Experience 11978 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"A concordance to the Holy Scriptures\"" . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 7, 1920-1922" . "2005" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 7, 1920-1922" . . . . "\"Read \"\"\"\"Barbe of Grand Bayon\"\"\"\". Wound dressed. Head finished. Bath, read, cut dressings. Read \"\"\"\"Rhymes of a Red Cross Man\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "\"Midsummer Night's Dream, A\"" . "\"Midsummer Night's Dream, A\"" . . . . . "Experience 1729 - \"William\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"Speaker, The\"" . . . . . . "Experience 1792 - \"Chester\" \"Armstrong\" - " . . . . . . "\"In another house I found a tattered copy of Scott's \"\"\"\"Kenilworth\"\"\"\" and a quite new copy of \"\"\"\"Cranford\"\"\"\". Among some old books in my grandmother's cottage I found a curious one entitled \"\"\"\"Adam's First Wife\"\"\"\". This was a sort of history of the Garden of Eden which rather discounted the \"\"\"\"rib theory\"\"\"\" and raised some doubt in my mind as to Adam's innocence in the pre-apple days.' [continuation of discussion of Adam etc]\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1970" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . "\"The House of Mirth (second instalment)\"" . "\"The House of Mirth (second instalment)\"" . . . . . "1869" . "31 Dec 1869" . "Experience 6410 - \"Henry\" \"James\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . "1911" . "Experience 3904 - \"Edward Morgan\" \"Forster\" - \"A School History of England\"" . . . "\"James Russell Lowell and his friends\"" . "\"James Russell Lowell and his friends\"" . . . . "\"East Lynne\"" . "\"East Lynne\"" . . . "\"Address to Agrippa\"" . "\"Address to Agrippa\"" . . . . "\"My dear boys, when I was your age, there were no such children's books as ther are now...Now, among those very stupid old-fashioned boy's books was one which taught me [to use my eyes]...It's name was Evenings at Home, and in it was a story called \"\"\"\"Eyes and no Eyes\"\"\"\", a regular old-fashioned, prim, sententious story.'\"" . . . "\"Fare thee well' (lyric verses)\"" . "\"Fare thee well' (lyric verses)\"" . . . . "\"H. J. Jackson notes unknown reader's marginal contradiction of assertion of Samuel Johnson that a dog will be as likely to take a small piece of meat as a large one, when presented wth both, recorded in James Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson.\"" . . "\"Analecta Graeca Minora\"" . "\"Analecta Graeca Minora\"" . . . . . "\"25 December 1931: 'After writing the last page, Nov. 16th, I could not go on writing without a perpetual headache; & so took a month lying down; have not written a line; have read Faust, Coningsby &c.'\"" . . . "\"[Marginalia]: substantial annotations on several pages, usually associated with marked passages in the text: eg p. 8 para beginning 'I admit that the existing stock of specie, at any given moment [underlined and with the word always in ms above], constitutes the capital, or a portion of the capital of many individuals *...' has ms annotation '*& hence certainly of the nation; a conclusion directly contrary to his position p.3. The function of currency is neither more nor less than the barter of one commodity for another'; p. 20 The first 2 complete paras are marked with vertical lines and have the ms annotation 'extremely inaccurate to calculate our resources from this particular branch of trade'.\"" . . . . . "1933" . "26 Jul 1933" . "Experience 18393 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"Life of Thomas Hardy\"" . . . . . . "\"[Shelley] finishes reading Isaiah to me & begins Jeremiah - He reads Las Casas on the Indies - Eschylus & Athenaeus'\"" . . . . "Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818" . "1936" . "Romilly-Edgeworth Letters 1813-1818" . . . . . . "1857" . "4 May 1857" . "Experience 9177 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"Selections from the Letters of Robert Southey\"" . . . . . "31 Aug 1935" . "1935" . "Experience 18627 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"D. H. Lawrence: A Personal Record\"" . . . "Gorbals Boy at Oxford" . "1988" . "Gorbals Boy at Oxford" . . . . "\"Finished, with much interest, the \"\"\"\"Pursuits of Literature\"\"\"\"...'\"" . . . . . . "1872" . "8 Oct 1872" . "Experience 23911 - \"Dotty\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"Considerable marginalia in pencil in English throughout the volume. There are notes in ink by Lujo Brentano on the rear flyleaf. This volume was given to Vernon Lee by Lujo Brentano on 30 September 1928.\"" . . . . . . "17 Dec 1816" . "1816" . "Experience 20673 - \"James\" \"Mansfield\" - \"Conversations on Political Economy\"" . . . . . "1885" . "1 Jan 1885" . "Experience 12152 - \"Arthur\" \"Symons\" - \"Lavengro\"" . . . . . "1920" . "10 Sep 1920" . "Experience 24156 - \"Arnold \" \"Bennett\" - \"Times Literary Supplement\"" . . . "31 Dec 1835" . "1835" . "Experience 10884 - - \"The Forsaken to her Father'\"" . . . . . "4 Dec 1848" . "1848" . "Experience 12752 - \"John\" \"Mitchel\" - \"[newspapers]\"" . . . . "\"I have just finished reading your last book..'\"" . . . . "\"[A]nd so you have never heard of Beppo--I think you said so at Devonshire House supper. Now Heaven fail in granting me pardon for all my offenses if it is not by himself [Byron], & in his very best wit as good as any thing Swift ever wrote a flatterer would say better.'\"" . . . "Maud's House of Dreams. The Life of Lucy Maud Montgomery" . "2002" . "Maud's House of Dreams. The Life of Lucy Maud Montgomery" . . " \"Lucretius\"" . . " \"Campbell\"" . . . "\"Mary: a fiction\"" . "\"Mary: a fiction\"" . . "\"Walter Herries\" \"Pollock\"" . . . . . "1799" . "Experience 179 - - \"[religious books]\"" . . . "\"The Ambitious Step-Mother. A Tragedy...\"" . "\"The Ambitious Step-Mother. A Tragedy...\"" . . . . "Henry Crabb Robinson on Books and their Writers" . "1938" . "Henry Crabb Robinson on Books and their Writers" . . . . . "9 Jan 1859" . "1859" . "Experience 11584 - \"Albert\" \"Battiscombe\" - \"Les memoires d'un colonel d'Husserds: com?die en 1 acte, m?l?e de vaudevilles\"" . . . "\"Chatterton\"" . "\"Chatterton\"" . . . . . . "9 Apr 1870" . "1870" . "Experience 23292 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"The Telegraph\"" . . . "\"As a beam oer the face of the waters may glow\"" . "\"As a beam oer the face of the waters may glow\"" . . . "\"The Code of Agriculture\"" . "\"The Code of Agriculture\"" . . "\"Johann Joachim\" \"Winkelman\"" . . . . . . "5 Oct 1825" . "1825" . "Experience 20001 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"Letter dated 9 October 1825\"" . . . . "\"Horace Walpole to Mary Berry, 29 July 1790: 'I do hope you will be staggered about a longer journey [in Italy] for some time. But two days ago I saw a new paragraph of Tuscan disturbances.'\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1776" . "1776" . "Experience 5645 - \"William\" \"Gifford\" - \"[magazines]\"" . . . "\"In the evening I read the whole of \"\"\"\"Love and Madness\"\"\"\"- not on account of the amorous epistles of Hackman, but with a view to make myself more acquainted with the fate of Poor Chatterton.'\"" . . . . . "1797" . "6 Mar 1797" . "Experience 25152 - \"Robert \" \"Southey\" - \"Commentaries on the Laws of England \"" . . . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry from the Year 1783 to 1852" . "1865" . "Extracts of the Journals and Correspondence of Miss Berry from the Year 1783 to 1852" . . "\"Lord Alfred\" \"Tennyson\"" . . . . "1828" . "30 Jun 1828" . "Experience 10781 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"A Letter to the Right Honourable Robert Peel\"" . . . . "\"Henry James writes (in French) in letter of 26 September 1898 to Paul Bourget of having read and admired a novel by Matilda Serao, in a copy apparently sent to him by Bourget's wife.\"" . . . "\"Went into Melbourne & read the papers at \"\"\"\"The Yorick\"\"\"\" then took a turn through Bourke Street & then home'\"" . . . "\"Edward\" \"Lloyd\"" . . . "\"sections of catalogue of stars\"" . "\"sections of catalogue of stars\"" . . . . "1778" . "29 Apr 1778" . "Experience 21945 - \"Filippo Antonio Pasquale di \" \"Paoli\" - " . . . "\"Glaciers of the Alps, The\"" . "\"Glaciers of the Alps, The\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . "\"Bishop\" \"Clayton\"" . . . . . . "15 Dec 1861" . "1861" . "Experience 8371 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Dr. Middleton's Letter From Rome, Showing an Exact Conformity Between Popery and Paganism\"" . . . "\"Backwater\"" . "\"Backwater\"" . . . . "\"Dorothy Wordsworth's Grasmere Journal, Tuesday 2 March 1802: 'After dinner I read German, and a little before dinner Wm. also read.'\"" . "\"England\"" . . "\"James R.\" \"Lowell\"" . . . . . . "1925" . "26 May 1925" . "Experience 18011 - \"Vita\" \"Sackville-West\" - \"The Common Reader\"" . . . . "\"Read I don't know what.'\"" . . "\"[History of the recent wars]\"" . "\"[History of the recent wars]\"" . . . "The Life of Alfred Hitchcock: the Dark Side of Genius" . "1983" . "The Life of Alfred Hitchcock: the Dark Side of Genius" . . " \"Sturm\"" . . . . "\"Henry James to Edmund Gosse, 22 August 1894: \"\"\"\" ... I have vowed not to open Lourdes [by Zola] till I shall have closed with a furious bang the unspeakable Lord Ormont, which I have been reading at the maximum rate of ten pages -- ten insufferable and unprofitable pages, a day ... I have finished, at this rate, but the first volume ...\"\"\"\" \"" . . . "\"Morning Herald, The\"" . "\"Morning Herald, The\"" . . . . "\"I went to supper, then I reed, and lastly went to bed'\"" . . . . . . "17 Feb 1758" . "1758" . "Experience 6368 - \"Thomas\" \"Turner\" - \"A practical discourse concerning death\"" . . . . "Selected Letters and Journals of George Crabbe" . "1985" . "Selected Letters and Journals of George Crabbe" . . "\"David\" \"Stevenson\"" . . . . . "1787" . "Experience 850 - \"William\" \"Wordsworth\" - \"Minstrel, The\"" . . . . . "18 Sep 1727" . "1727" . "Experience 20707 - \"Samuel\" \"Johnson\" - \"Felixmarte de Hircania\"" . . . . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . "1981" . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . . . . "\"In the 1920s Janet Hitchman acquired her literary education among the derelict bookshelves of an orphanage, which included a huge collection of \"\"\"\"drunken father deathbed conversion\"\"\"\" stories (Christie's Old Organ, 'The Little Match Girl', A Peep behind the Scenes), as well as everything by Dickens, old volumes of Punch and the Spectator and The Life of Ruskin. \"\"\"\"My undigested reading made me look at the world with mid-Victorian eyes\"\"\"\", she recalled'.\"" . . . . "The Diary of Benjamin Newton, Rector of wath, 1816-1819" . "1933" . "The Diary of Benjamin Newton, Rector of wath, 1816-1819" . . . . . . "Experience 21016 - \"James\" \"Lackington\" - \"Christian Life(5 vols)\"" . . . . . . . . . "\"Vero Walter\" \"Garratt\"" . . . . . . "1768" . "31 Dec 1768" . "Experience 8553 - \"James\" \"Lackington\" - \"various scraps of writing\"" . . . . . . "19 Dec 1880" . "1880" . "Experience 22396 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Ode on Mrs Arabella Hunt Singing\"" . . . "\t\t\t\tSome account of the Cust family" . "1923" . "\t\t\t\tSome account of the Cust family" . . . "\"Song of A Hindustani Girl [The Poor Hindoo]\"" . "\"Song of A Hindustani Girl [The Poor Hindoo]\"" . . . "\"Inquiry concerning Virtue\"" . "\"Inquiry concerning Virtue\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"Read Daines Barrington's curious \"\"\"\"Observations on the Notes of Birds\"\"\"\"...'\"" . . . "The Letters of Sydney Smith" . "1953" . "The Letters of Sydney Smith" . . . . . "18 Apr 1884" . "1884" . "Experience 26653 - \"Catherine\" \"Austen\" - \"The Hare and Many Friends\"" . . . . . . "28 Jun 1601" . "1601" . "Experience 24835 - \"Margaret\" \"Hoby\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . " \"various\"" . " \"Various\"" . " \"[various]\"" . . . . . . "1827" . "13 Feb 1827" . "Experience 22411 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Fry\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . . "1901" . "7 Nov 1901" . "Experience 19375 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"The Conquest of Charlotte\"" . . . . "\"My dear Baxter, Thanks, it‚Äôs received. ¬£10 received from Messirs [sic] Mitchell and Baxter. God has come to the front and I‚Äôm all right.'\"" . . . . "\"[PRIVATE LETTER] '[‚Ķ] it is a delightful life you sketch, and a very fountain of health [‚Ķ] I am glad you liked Villon; some of it was not as good as it ought to be [‚Ķ]. I am glad to hear you are better.'\"" . . "\"Marsilio\" \"Ficino\"" . . . . "\"Read Pamela - Little Babe not well - S. reads Locke & Pamela'.\"" . . . . "\"I have read since last October a good deal of the history relating to the East ... : not much of books not connected with India. ... ; all Horace once over and many parts repeatedly; ...'\"" . . . "\"A Rolling Stone\"" . "\"A Rolling Stone\"" . . . . . . "Experience 6004 - \"Bonar\" \"Thompson\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . "\"[Marginalia in Keats's annotated copy of \"\"\"\"Paradise Lost\"\"\"\" in Book 1, lines 591-9]: Keats underlines the lines from 'his form had not yet lost/ All her original brightness, nor appear'd' to 'Perplexes monarchs', and writes: 'How noble and collected an indignation against Kings, \"\"\"\"and for fear of change perplexes Monarchs\"\"\"\" etc. His very wishing should have had power to pull that feeble animal Charles from his bloody throne. \"\"\"\"The evil days\"\"\"\" had come to him; he hit the new System of things a mighty mental blow; the exertion must have had or is yet to have some sequences.'\"" . . . "\"Harry & I read for a long time together. Harry is beginning to understand what he reads & takes a fair part in Dialogue Reading.'\"" . . "\"Depeche de Toulouse\"" . "\"Depeche de Toulouse\"" . . . "\"Freckles\"" . "\"Freckles\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1846" . "1846" . "Experience 17231 - \"Elizabeth Missing\" \"Sewell\" - \"History of Europe from the Fall of Napoleon in MDCCCXV to the Accession of Louis Napoleon in MDCCCLII\"" . . . . "\"I am reading, ... \"\"\"\"History of Music.\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . "Selected Letters of Samuel Richardson" . "1964" . "Selected Letters of Samuel Richardson" . "\"England\"" . . . "\"Third Satire\"" . "\"Third Satire\"" . . . . "31 Dec 1812" . "1812" . "Experience 622 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Opere\"" . . . "\"The Wall of Partition\"" . "\"The Wall of Partition\"" . . . "Through the Dark Labyrinth: A Biography of Lawrence Durrell" . "1996" . "Through the Dark Labyrinth: A Biography of Lawrence Durrell" . . . . . . "19 May 1876" . "1876" . "Experience 9894 - \"Harriet\" \"Martineau\" - \"The Bride of Lammermoor\"" . . "\"Friedrich\" \"Nietzsche\"" . . . "Women's Reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation" . "Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation." . "1999" . "Women's Reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation" . "Women's reading in Britain, 1750-1835. A dangerous recreation." . . . . . "31 Oct 1801" . "1801" . "Experience 14250 - \"Mountstuart\" \"Elphinstone\" - \"Port Royal Greek Grammar\"" . . . . . . "1932" . "1 Jan 1932" . "Experience 11395 - \"Norman\" \"Nicholson\" - \"Maud [and other poems?]\"" . . . . . "Experience 4692 - \"Lucy\" \"Lyttelton\" - \"gift books\"" . . . . "\"After priuat praer I did read, break my fast, and then went with Mr Hoby to the Garden'\"" . . . . . "Experience 4089 - \"Charles Robert\" \"Maturin\" - \"Sir Charles Grandison\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1921" . "1921" . "Experience 5800 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - \"Lives and Anecdotes of Misers\"" . . "\"George\" \"Grey\"" . . . "\"[Jack, Sam and Pete stories]\"" . "\"[Jack, Sam and Pete stories]\"" . . . . . . "1820" . "23 Jul 1820" . "Experience 16408 - \"Mary\" \"Shelley\" - \"Actio prima in Verrem\"" . . . . "\"after, I wrought and hard Mr Rhodes read of a popeshe booke'\"" . . . . "\"History of Europe\"" . "\"History of Europe\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . "\"If you want an agreeable book, read 'Lives of the Lindsays'.\"" . . . "\"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland AND Through the Looking Glass\"" . "\"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland AND Through the Looking Glass\"" . . . . "The Natural History Prose Writings of John Clare" . "1983" . "The Natural History Prose Writings of John Clare" . . . . "\"I read Spenser these some mornings, while eating my breakfast. He is a dainty little fellow, as ever you saw: I propose that you and he shall be closely acquainted by and by.'\"" . . "\"J.S.\" \"Davenport\"" . . . . . "5 Sep 1870" . "1870" . "Experience 25982 - \"John\" \"Ruskin\" - \"Lady of Glynne\"" . . "\"Sally's Sacrifice\"" . "\"Sally's Sacrifice\"" . . "\"Lady Georgiana\" \"Morpeth\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 7, 1920-1922" . "2005" . "The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 7, 1920-1922" . . . . . . "\"I have read since last October a good deal of the history relating to the East...: not much of books not connected with India [but included] ... In poetry, ... most of Cowley, Butler, and Denham, Pope and Dryden often;...'\"" . . . . . . . "\"Maria Weston\" \"Chapman\"" . . . "\"Journal to Stella\"" . "\"Journal to Stella\"" . . . "\"The Playgrounds of Europe\"" . "\"The Playgrounds of Europe\"" . . . . "\". . . the cab driver reads a coloured comic paper . . .'\"" . . . . . "9 Sep 1830" . "1830" . "Experience 19641 - \"George\" \"Crabbe\" - \"Hulsean Lectures for 1822: On Scripture Difficulties; Twenty Discourses\"" . "\"England\"" . . . "\"The Chimes\"" . "\"The Chimes\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1799" . "1799" . "Experience 8032 - \"John\" \"Marsh\" - \"Arthur Fitz-Albani\"" . . . "\"which has much that is able, startling, striking; it is said not be be accurate in its details, & it obviously strikes out often at random, his account of creation does not seem to me to conflict more with the Masonic accounts than the received theories of modern Geology; the order assigned to the appearance of man certainly harmonises with them. I do not care much for the notion that we are engendered by monkeys... I do not like the idea of all the starts [possibly stars] all being just the same as this world'\"" . "\"England\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . . . . . . . "\"Stella Davies's father would read to his children from the Bible, \"\"\"\"Pilgrim's Progress\"\"\"\", Walter Scott, Longfellow, Tennyson, Dickens, \"\"\"\"The Cloister and the Hearth\"\"\"\", and Pope's translation of the \"\"\"\"Iliad\"\"\"\", though not in their entirety: \"\"\"\"Extracts suitable to our ages were read and explained and, when we younger ones had been packed off to bed, more serious and inclusive reading would begin... We younger ones often dipped into books farf beyond our understanding. It did us no harm, I believe, for we skipped a lot and took what we could from the rest\"\"\"\".'\"" . . "\"John James\" \" Park\"" . "\"John James\" \"Park\"" . . . . . . "1816" . "21 Aug 1816" . "Experience 13985 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Hermann von Unna, eine Geschicte aus den Zeiten der Vehmgerichte\"" . . . . . "Experience 4831 - - " . . . "\"Life and Writings\"" . "\"Life and Writings\"" . . . . . "1892" . "6 Oct 1892" . "Experience 23015 - \"Alfred\" \"Tennyson\" - " . . . . "\"Read and finish Mungo Parks travels - they are very interesting & if the man was not so prejudiced they would be a thousand times more so. but those Institutions must always have Christians'.\"" . . . . "\"Charlotte Bronte to William Smith Williams, September 1848: ' ... of [\"\"\"\"Ellis Bell's\"\"\"\" poetry's] merit I am deeply convinced, and have been from the moment the MS. fell into my hands. The pieces ... stirred my heart like the sound of a trumpet when I read them alone and in secret.' \"" . . . . "\"Pardon my frankness. This is most distinctly an idea for a play. And you have put everything into it except the play. [The Sane Star]... Play returned herewith. A.B.'\"" . . . . "\"[PRIVATE LETTER] And you know, or you don‚Äôt know, how much and how dearly I think of you, ever since I received a certain letter (of which this somehow reminded me) all about dogs and tobacco, when I was in Patmos at Mentone. We won‚Äôt say anything more about that, but we understand each other, don‚Äôt we?\"" . . . "Marginalia" . "1980" . "Marginalia" . . . . . . "1814" . "27 Aug 1814" . "Experience 8438 - \"Percy Bysshe\" \"Shelley\" - \"Plays including Richard III and King Lear\"" . . . "Testament of Youth" . "1978" . "Testament of Youth" . . . . "\"Words of a gentleman, well known to Fry, desirous of seeing and judging for himself effects of the experiment in Newgate Gaol, visited Newgate, and wrote: 'I was conducted by a decently-dressed person, the newly appointed yards-woman, to the door of a ward, where, at the head of a long table sat a lady belonging to the Society of Friends. She was reading aloud to the prisoners, who were engaged in needle work around it ... They all rose on my entrance, curtsied respectfully, and then at a signal given resumed their seats and employments.'\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson" . . . . . "\"William Wordsworth to Viscount Lowther, 31 December 1819: 'In the last Kendal Chronicle appeared a most malignant misrepresentation of the words you used upon the searching for arms Bill ... I was requested to animadvert upon this Letter, which indeed I had felt some disposition to do when I first read it.'\"" . . . . "31 Dec 1835" . "1835" . "Experience 10903 - \"Edward or George\" \"Carey\" - \"On Being Asked What Was the \"\"\"\"Origin of Love\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . "\"[Garratt] spent his free evenings in Birmingham's Central Free Library reading Homer, Epitectus, Longius and Plato's Dialogues, a classical education which further undermined his confidence in the status quo: \"\"\"\"I began to wonder in what way we had advanced from the ancient civilisations of Greece and Rome\"\"\"\". In the First World War, he took Palgrave's Golden Treasury with him to France and wrote his own verses in the trenches'.\"" . . . "\"after four o'clock went to the Club. Read a lot of papers there & got home in good time for tea'\"" . . . "\"History of Friedrich II of Prussia OR Frederick the Great\"" . "\"History of Friedrich II of Prussia OR Frederick the Great\"" . . "\"R. Barry\" \"O'Brien\"" . . . . "\"I remember so well its first publication, my mother and sisters crying over it, dwelling upon it with rapture! And when I read it, as I was a girl of fourteen not yet versed in sentiment, I had a secret dread I should not cry enough to gain the credit of proper sensibility.\"" . . . "\"Antigone\"" . "\"Antigone\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"Byron's Journal (14 November 1813-19 April 1814), 5 December 1813, on Madame De Stael: 'I read her again and again ... I cannot be mistaken (except in taste) in a book I read and lay down, and take up again ... '\"" . . . "\"Etudes sur les r?formateurs ou socialistes modernes\"" . "\"Etudes sur les r?formateurs ou socialistes modernes\"" . . . "\"Went to the Mechanics & read the papers in the afternoon'\"" . . . "\"O Thou for whom my lyre Istring/...'\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . "\"Has it ever occurred to you what a fine story, really, \"\"\"\"The Procurator of Judaea\"\"\"\" might have been if Anatole France had possessed in any degree the gift of construction?' \"" . . . . "\"Hear what I have read since I came here. Hear and wonder! I have in the first place read Boccacio's Decameron, a tale of a hundred cantos...'\"" . . . . . "\"He recommended Dr. Cheyne's books. I said, I thought Cheyne had been reckoned whimsical. \"\"\"\"So he was, (said he,) in some things; but there is no end of objections. There are few books to which some objection or other may not be made.\"\"\"\" He added, \"\"\"\"I would not have you read anything else of Cheyne, but his book on Health, and his 'English Malady'\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . . . "27 Feb 1810" . "1810" . "Experience 11001 - \"William\" \"Windham\" - \"['Printed Paper'] or [perhaps] Enquiries and observations\"" . . "\"Walter\" \"Raleigh, ed.\"" . . . . . "1798" . "24 Feb 1798" . "Experience 13157 - \"Thomas\" \"Green\" - \"London\"" . . . . . . "1814" . "24 Oct 1814" . "Experience 9191 - \"Mary Wollstonecraft\" \"Godwin\" - \"unknown\"" . . "\"Talbot Baines\" \"Reed\"" . . . "Life and Death in Changi" . "1998" . "Life and Death in Changi" . . . . "\"Textual marginalia in pencil in French in the second half of the volume (Arreat's translation of Hirth) only.\"" . . . . . . "13 Dec 1666" . "1666" . "Experience 14282 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"London Gazette\"" . . . . . . "30 Nov 1880" . "1880" . "Experience 21960 - \"Robert Louis\" \"Stevenson\" - \"Christis Kirk on the Green\"" . . . "Artillery and Trench Mortar Memories" . "1932" . "Artillery and Trench Mortar Memories" . . . "\"[will]\"" . "\"[will]\"" . . . . . . "1916" . "30 Dec 1916" . "Experience 21900 - \"Wilfred\" \"Owen\" - \"Children of Love\"" . . . "\"Mes Apprentisages\"" . "\"Mes Apprentisages\"" . . . . . . "25 Mar 1871" . "1871" . "Experience 23573 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"[unknown - newspaper]\"" . . . "\"amused myself reading to myself & the youngsters.'\"" . . . . "\"At that time Winifred's Derbyshire contemporary, the poet and novelist Thomas Moult, was editing a series of \"\"\"\"Modern Writers on Modern Writers\"\"\"\". When he invited her to contribute a volume and choose her own author, she selected Virginia Woolf, whose novels she had always admired, as a deliberate exercise in intellectual discipline.' \"" . . . . . "Experience 4092 - \"Charles Robert\" \"Maturin\" - \"Comic Dramas\"" . . . "\"J.H. Ewing diary entry, Aug. 25 1869: 'Read Drew'\"" . . . . . . "1898" . "7 Jun 1898" . "Experience 25047 - \"Alfred \" \"Rawlings\" - \"[Minutes of the XII Book Club]\"" . . . . "\"I told Murray to tell you that I read his journal with sorrow & perhaps with anger'.\"" . . . . . . "1805" . "31 Oct 1805" . "Experience 11293 - \"Lucy\" \"Aikin\" - \"Practical Education\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1974" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . . . "\"The only books I remember seeing as a small child were an old copy of Foxe's \"\"\"\"Book of Martyrs\"\"\"\" and one of the Bible, including the Apocrypha, brought out of their hiding-places on Sunday evenings at Spitalfields to amuse the child with pictures, for both were illustrated - the \"\"\"\"Book of Martyrs\"\"\"\" with realistic engravings of the horrible tortures inflicted on the faithful Protestant. \"\"\"\"Bel and the Dragon\"\"\"\" in the Bible, too, was a favourite picture.' \"" . . . . "Journal of a Lady of Quality; Being the Narrative of a Journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal, in the Years 1774 to 1776" . "1934" . "Journal of a Lady of Quality; Being the Narrative of a Journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal, in the Years 1774 to 1776" . . . . "\"Snow and rain all day. Read Pegge on the English language, Sir J.Sinclair's Code of Agriculture, proceeded with notes on Bede. Mr Cline in his paper on breeding is quite decided that [...]but Mr Colling [...] is not of that opinion. [NB Henry Cline - on the form of animals]'\"" . . . "\"Gay's Fables\"" . "\"Gay's Fables\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . "\"[ALLUSION] 'No − I did not write the article in question in the\"\"\"\"Daily News\"\"\"\". If it was nice (observe my vanity) depend upon it, it was Lang‚Äôs.' \"" . . . . "\"We get by heart Greek grammar or Virgil every evening'.\"" . . . . "Experience 3484 - - \"The Princess and the Goblin\"" . . . "\"An Historical Apology for the Irish Catholics\"" . "\"An Historical Apology for the Irish Catholics\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . "The Journals of George Eliot" . "1998" . "The Journals of George Eliot" . . . . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . "1978" . "The Diary of Virginia Woolf" . . . "\"The Calvinistic and Socinian Systems Examined and Compared as to their Moral Tendency\"" . "\"The Calvinistic and Socinian Systems Examined and Compared as to their Moral Tendency\"" . . . . . "24 Mar 1879" . "1879" . "Experience 9009 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"[on nervous mechanism]\"" . . . . . . "1661" . "20 Nov 1661" . "Experience 11732 - \"Samuel\" \"Pepys\" - \"Of libertie and necessitie\"" . "\"England\"" . . . . . . "30 Nov 1870" . "1870" . "Experience 23520 - \"John Buckley\" \"Castieau\" - \"Argus\"" . . . . . "\"Whilst confined by his last illness, it was his regular practice to have the church-service read to him, by some attentive and friendly Divine. The Rev. Mr. Hoole performed this kind office in my presence for the last time, when, by his own desire, no more than the Litany was read; in which his responses were in the deep and sonorous voice which Mr. Boswell has occasionally noticed, and with the most profound devotion that can be imagined. His hearing not being quite perfect, he more than once interrupted Mr. Hoole, with \"\"\"\"Louder, my dear Sir, louder, I entreat you, or you pray in vain!\"\"\"\"'\"" . . . . . . "17 Mar 1943" . "1943" . "Experience 25358 - - \"The White Headed Boy\"" . . . "\"The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State\"" . "\"The Origin of the Family, Private Property and the State\"" . . . . "\"In postscript to his letter of 3 July 1897 to Ellen Temple Hunter, Henry James tells anecdote about 'yesterday afternoon', in which, after having been 'reading the delightful letters of [...] Edward Fitzgerald (\"\"\"\"Omar Khayyam\"\"\"\") and, just finishing a story in one of them about his relations with a boatman of Saxmundham,' he went for a walk along the Bournemouth coast where he met, and got into conversation with, a 'sea-faring man' who turned out to have come from Saxmundham, and whose brother had been the boatman Fitzgerald had written of (he goes on to mention the further coincidence of coming home to find a letter from Hunter dated from Saxmundham).\"" . . . . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . "1974" . "The diary of Samuel Pepys" . . . . "\"Read the psalms and lessons to myself. After tea, read aloud sermon 15 and ...My aunt read aloud 17, Polwhele\"" . . "\"Pliny\" " . . . "\"Improvement of the Mind, The\"" . "\"Improvement of the Mind, The\"" . . . . . . "1860" . "31 Dec 1860" . "Experience 3132 - \"Robert\" \"Blatchford\" - \"novels\"" . . . "\"Abrege des vies des anciens philosophes\"" . "\"Abrege des vies des anciens philosophes\"" . . . . . "31 Oct 1801" . "1801" . "Experience 14168 - \"Mountstuart\" \"Elphinstone\" - \"Grammar\"" . . . . . "1921" . "30 Jun 1921" . "Experience 21952 - - \"History of England\"" . . . "Plant Study in School Field & Garden" . "1908" . "Plant Study in School Field & Garden" . . . . . "\"Dorothy Wordsworth to Priscilla Wordsworth, 27 February 1815: 'The day before yesterday Miss Alne dined with us, and from her we learned that Chris[topher Wordsworth]'s sermons were just arrived at Brathay, so William walked to B. with Miss A. and borrowed one volume - It is the second. William and Mary have read several of the sermons and are very much delighted with them ... '\"" . . . "\"The Remains of the Late Right Reverend Daniel Sandford\"" . "\"The Remains of the Late Right Reverend Daniel Sandford\"" . . . "\"South Wind\"" . "\"South Wind\"" . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . . "" . "" . . . "\"A Fragment\"" . "\"A Fragment\"" . . . . . "31 Dec 1813" . "1813" . "Experience 8934 - \"John Stuart\" \"Mill\" - \"The History of England (presumably)\"" . . . "\"Dr\" \"Mayo\"" . . . . "1827" . "27 May 1827" . "Experience 772 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"Oeconomia regni animalis, in transactiones divisa\"" . . . . . . "13 Jun 1798" . "1798" . "Experience 10820 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Fragments in the Manner of Sterne\"" . . . "\"The Confusion of Tongues: a review of modernisms\"" . "\"The Confusion of Tongues: a review of modernisms\"" . . . "\"In the Herald this evening there was a paragraph stating that thre of the Associates were dismissed & giving the names of three gentleman who were to take their places'\"" . . . . "Henry James: Letters" . "1980" . "Henry James: Letters" . . . "\"What I Found Out in the House of a German Prince\"" . "\"What I Found Out in the House of a German Prince\"" . . . "\"History of Florence\"" . "\"History of Florence\"" . . . . . "1880" . "1 Jan 1880" . "Experience 26266 - \"Speranza\" \"Wilde\" - \"Magdalen Walks\"" . . . . "Experience 5808 - \"Elizabeth\" \"Montagu\" - \"Letters\"" . . . . . . . "\"Samuel Langhorne\" \"Clemens\"" . . . . . "1827" . "18 Nov 1827" . "Experience 25935 - \"Mrs\" \"Graham\" - \"Cottage Economy: A New Edition\"" . . . . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . "1973" . "Byron's Letters and Journals" . . . . . . "1821" . "31 Dec 1821" . "Experience 8044 - \"Joseph\" \"Mayett\" - \"Discontented pendulum\"" . . . "\"article on \"\"\"\"Brute and Human Intellect\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"article on \"\"\"\"Brute and Human Intellect\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . . . "1816" . "10 Dec 1816" . "Experience 14313 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"Wanderer, The\"" . . . . . . "1901" . "16 Oct 1901" . "Experience 13627 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - \"unknown\"" . "\"England\"" . . "\"The Times (extracts)\"" . "\"The Times (extracts)\"" . . . . . . "1854" . "7 Dec 1854" . "Experience 7134 - \"George Henry\" \"Lewes\" - \"Henry IV\"" . . . . "\"Shelley reads the Ancient Mariner aloud.'\"" . . . "\"Life of Pericles\"" . "\"Life of Pericles\"" . . . . . "1912" . "20 Mar 1912" . "Experience 15366 - \"Arnold\" \"Bennett\" - \"Marriage\"" . . . . "Selected Letters of Philip Larkin 1940-1985" . "1992" . "Selected Letters of Philip Larkin 1940-1985" . . . . . . "1799" . "27 Jun 1799" . "Experience 10948 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire\"" . . . . . . . "\"The individual...was a fellow-worker of mine for nigh two years in Dartmoor. He had, in his younger days, passed through the workhouse; read the pestilent literature of rascaldom which has educated so many criminal characters in this country; then graduated in the \"\"\"\"School\"\"\"\", and ultimately became a noted burglar. His reading in prison had been pretty extensive, while his intelligence would have insured him a position in society above that of a labouring man... I could not help looking upon it as a very novel experience, for even this grotesque world, to have to listen to a man who could delight in a literary discussion, quote all the choice parts of Pope's \"\"\"\"Illiad\"\"\"\", and boast of having read Pascal and Lafontaine in the original, maintain, in sober argument, that \"\"\"\"thieving was an honourable pursuit\"\"\"\", and that religion, law, patriotism and bodily disease were the real and only enemies of humanity.' \"" . . . . "Memoir of Elizabeth Fry, with extracts from her Journal and letters, edited by two of her daughters" . "1847" . "Memoir of Elizabeth Fry, with extracts from her Journal and letters, edited by two of her daughters" . . . . "\"In reply to Mr. Archer?s letter, the authors? procedure, as regards the year 1860, was this. They practically read through the whole of Punch for that year, and chose a number of conversational phrases from its dialogues. They were much struck by the prevalence in 1850 of phrases which they had imagined to be quite modern.' \"" . . . . . . "22 Apr 1945" . "1945" . "Experience 7087 - \"Hilary\" \"Spalding\" - \"Antiquary, The\"" . . . . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931" . "1970" . "Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931" . . . "\"Life of Savonarola [in his Cronica?]\"" . "\"Life of Savonarola [in his Cronica?]\"" . . . "\"Contes Cruels\"" . "\"Contes Cruels\"" . . . . "Experience 698 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"The Life and Opinions of John de Wycliffe, D.D.\"" . . . "\"mock epitaph for Virginia Woolf\"" . "\"mock epitaph for Virginia Woolf\"" . . . . . "31 Oct 1801" . "1801" . "Experience 14411 - \"Mountstuart\" \"Elphinstone\" - \"The Nation\"" . . . . "\"In the even read part of Addison's \"\"\"\"Evidences of the Christian Religion\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . . "\"[editor's words] In reading the annals of her own country, she had been touched with the hard fate of Lady Arabella Stuart; and, either to extend her knowledge, or amuse her fancy, collected much miscellaneous information respecting her, which she afterwards cast into the form of a historical novel'.\"" . . . "Emma Darwin: A Century of Family Letters, 1792-1896" . "1915" . "Emma Darwin: A Century of Family Letters, 1792-1896" . . "\"Robert\" \"Blatchford (ed.)\"" . . "\"William\" \"Lempriere\"" . . . . . . "1917" . "29 Sep 1917" . "Experience 27206 - \"Charles\" \"Stansfield\" - \"God the Invisible King\"" . . . . . . "26 Jun 1914" . "1914" . "Experience 26872 - \"Howard\" \"Smith\" - " . . . . . "1857" . "Dec 1857" . "Experience 7467 - - \"The history of England during the thirty years' peace : 1816-1846\"" . . "\"Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand\" \" Solger\"" . . . . . "1797" . "31 Dec 1797" . "Experience 13905 - \"Anne\" \"Grant [nee MacVicar]\" - \"[Poems]\"" . . "\"Matthew\" \"Hale\"" . . . . "Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July1879" . "1994" . "Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July1879" . . . "\"Emmeline, or the Orphan of the Castle\"" . "\"Emmeline, or the Orphan of the Castle\"" . . . . "1820" . "2 Feb 1820" . "Experience 1678 - - \"[advertisement]\"" . "\"England\"" . . . "\"Stories including \"\"\"\"Ella of Garveloch\"\"\"\"\"" . "\"Stories including \"\"\"\"Ella of Garveloch\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . . . "Experience 10352 - \"Jane\" \"Austen\" - \"Letters to and from the late Samuel Johnson\"" . . . . "Journal of the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks Bart., K.B. P.R.S. during Captain Cook's first voyage in HMS Endeavour in 1768-71 to Terra del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, the Dutch East Indies etc." . "1896" . "Journal of the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks Bart., K.B. P.R.S. during Captain Cook's first voyage in HMS Endeavour in 1768-71 to Terra del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, the Dutch East Indies etc." . . . "\"Illiad\"" . "\"Illiad\"" . . . . "\"Had a really wizard lecture from [Prof.] Renwick on Milton, in which he read a good lot of Milton and Shakespeare to us, and he certainly can read.'\"" . . . . . . . "\"Miss\" \"Howitt\"" . . . . . "Experience 3469 - \"Millicent\" \"Duchess of Sutherland\" - \"Barabbas\"" . . . "\"Review of 'German Romance' by Thomas Carlyle\"" . "\"Review of 'German Romance' by Thomas Carlyle\"" . . . . "\"Fanny Kemble, 3 December 1832: 'Arrived at Amboy [from New York], we disembarked [from steamboat] and bundled ourselves into our coach, ourselves, our namesake, and a pretty quiet lady [...] The roads were unspeakable [...] I attempted to read, but found it utterly impossible to do so.'\"" . . . "\"Returned from S. Read as I came along a considerable part of \"\"\"\"Cotoni Posthuma\"\"\"\" which Mr M[anley] lent me.'\"" . . . . . . . "\"Lucy\" \"Aikin\"" . . . "\"Household Education\"" . "\"Household Education\"" . . . . . . . "\"Countess of\" \"Morley\"" . . . "\"Die Anweisung zum seeligen leben\"" . "\"Die Anweisung zum seeligen leben\"" . . . . . "\"He also again freely supplied me with the loan of books. At this time he lent me several volumes of the \"\"\"\"New Monthly Magazine\"\"\"\", among the very many interesting articles in which I was especially pleased with the \"\"\"\"Letters from Algiers\"\"\"\", written by Mr. Thomas Campbell, the eminent poet'.\"" . . . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . "1987" . "The Journals of Mary Shelley 1814-1844" . . . . . . "1855" . "6 Jan 1855" . "Experience 7209 - \"George Henry\" \"Lewes\" - \"Twelfth Night\"" . . . . . . "1932" . "27 Sep 1932" . "Experience 23680 - \"Dylan\" \"Thomas\" - " . . . . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . "1956" . "The diaries of John Ruskin" . . . . . . "1818" . "28 Oct 1818" . "Experience 15762 - \"Mary\" \"Shelley\" - \"Hecyra\"" . . . . . "\"Another pilgrimage Mrs Cragie made was to see George Meredith at his house on Box Hill. To visit Meredith was a great privilege and I waited eagerly for her description of the hour she spent with him. I was disappointed when she was able to tell me very little about the conversation. I had read all his novels and devoured the poems with great enthusiasm'\"" . . . . "\"I am highly dilighted [sic] with your two last little poems. They breathe a vein of poetry which you never once touched before and there is something in \"\"\"\"The Siege of Corinth\"\"\"\" at least which convinces me that you have loved my own stile of poetry better than you ever acknowledged to me. Some of the people here complain of the inadequacy of the tales to the poetry I am perfectly mad at them and Mr Jeffery [sic] among the rest for such an insinuation. I look upon them both as descriptive poems descriptive of some of the finest and boldest scenes of nature and of the most powerful emotions of the human heart. Perdition to the scanty discernment that would read such poems as they would do a novel for the sake of the plot to the disgrace of the age however be it spoken in the light romantic narrative which our mutual friend Scott has made popular this is the predominant ingredient expected and to a certainty the reviewers will harp upon the shortcoming of it in your poems as a fault'.\"" . . . "\"The sea-man's grammar\"" . "\"The sea-man's grammar\"" . . . . . . "1799" . "4 Jun 1799" . "Experience 10936 - \"Joseph\" \"Hunter\" - \"Joan of Arc, An Epic Poem\"" . . . . . . "1868" . "31 Dec 1868" . "Experience 19324 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"Les Travailleurs de la Mer \"" . . . . "\"I have read since last October a good deal of the history relating to the East ...: not much of books not connected with India [but included] Denina's \"\"\"\"Revolutions of Literature; ...'\"" . . . . . "30 Nov 1844" . "1844" . "Experience 8537 - \"Alfred\" \"Tennyson\" - \"Miss Martineau on Mesmerism\"" . . . . . "1859" . "22 Jan 1859" . "Experience 11588 - \"Albert\" \"Battiscombe\" - \"The Lottery of Marriage. A novel.\"" . . . . "\"Though one former ploughboy extolled Shakespeare for possessing a deep sense of the pure morality of the Gospel\"\"\"\" and quoted from him on most of the 440 pages of his autobiography, he was anxious to insist that \"\"\"\"Shakespeare can be far more appreciated and better understood in the closet than in a public theater\"\"\"\".'\"" . . . "" . "" . . . . . "1701" . "3 Feb 1701" . "Experience 9876 - \"John\" \"Jones\" - \"[Greek or Great?] Testament\"" . . . "\"Lost Traveller, The\"" . "\"Lost Traveller, The\"" . . "\"The word we have not seen\"" . "\"The word we have not seen\"" . . . . . . "25 Oct 1825" . "1825" . "Experience 20004 - \"Jane\" \"Baillie Welsh\" - \"Letter\"" . . . . . . . "\"[Miss]\" \"Craven\"" . . . "\t\t\t\tA Spireted Yorkshirewoman: The Letters of Anne Lister" . "\t\t\t\tA Spireted Yorkshirewoman: The Letters of Anne Lister" . "\"Scotland\"" . . . . . "1795" . "Apr 1795" . "Experience 4086 - \"Maria\" \"Edgeworth\" - \"Real Character or an Essay towards universal philosophical language\"" . . . . "\"Read a little of the life of Baxter; very interesting, and apparently deserving Coleridge's recommendation. Dreadful picture of the state of the church at that time - players, gamblers, drunkards with forged notes; men 80 or 90 years old, of course never preaching; Maypole dancing &c. on the Sunday.'\"" . . . "\"Ueber meine gelehrte Bildung\"" . "\"Ueber meine gelehrte Bildung\"" . . . . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . "1970" . "The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle" . . . . "\"At one o'clock [Neil] Munro and I went into the street. We talked. I had read up \"\"\"\"The Lost Pibroch\"\"\"\" which I do think wonderful in a way.'\"" . . . "1830" . "31 Dec 1830" . "Experience 11093 - - \"Monody on the Death of the Right Hon. R.B. Sheridan\"" . . . "\"Memoir of John Addington Symonds\"" . "\"Memoir of John Addington Symonds\"" . . . . . "1814" . "23 Jun 1814" . "Experience 11749 - \"[Miss]\" \"Dusautoy\" - \"Mansfield Park\"" . . . . "Experience 5665 - \"anon\" - \"Middlemarch\"" . . . . . . "13 Feb 1935" . "1935" . "Experience 16618 - \"Vernon\" \"Lee\" - \"Les sensations internes\"" . . . . "\"I wrote out of the Monthly Review, an anecdote of Dr Franklin's [surgeon?] who said that the [king?] was the only gentleman in the kingdom. I began to make an index to this journal.\"" . . . . "Experience 4234 - \"Wil John\" \"Edwards\" - " . . . . "\"Saturday 20 April 1935: 'The scene has now changed to Rodmell [...] Good Friday was a complete fraud -- rain & more rain. I tried walking along the bank [...] Then I came home & read -- Stephen Spender [The Destructive Element] [...] It has considerable swing & fluency; & some general ideas; but peters out in the usual litter of an undergraduates table [discusses text further]'.\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1931" . "1931" . "Experience 11411 - \"Norman\" \"Nicholson\" - \"The Golden Treasury\"" . . . . . . "1817" . "31 Mar 1817" . "Experience 8041 - \"Joseph\" \"Mayett\" - \"Bible\"" . . . . . . "1820" . "4 Aug 1820" . "Experience 11295 - \"Thomas\" \"Carlyle\" - \"Orlando Furioso\"" . . . . . . "1919" . "21 Jun 1919" . "Experience 28776 - \"Joseph\" \"Conrad\" - \"The Sepoy\"" . . . . . . "10 May 1815" . "1815" . "Experience 13720 - \"Mary\" \"Godwin\" - \"[The Faerie Quene?]\"" . . . . . . "31 Dec 1655" . "1655" . "Experience 20756 - \"Thomas\" \"Tryon\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . "11 Apr 1939" . "1939" . "Experience 18966 - \"Virginia\" \"Woolf\" - \"unknown\"" . . . . . . "1905" . "23 Feb 1905" . "Experience 10311 - \"Donald William Alers\" \"Hankey\" - \"History of the War in the Peninsular\"" . . . . "\"I never feel any emotions now, except the great terrible desire always surging up to get away ... I was thinking a lot today of a book we had at school, Poems of To-day. All the Form liked this book. We could understand just what the poets meant. [Comments further on individual poems in the anthology]'\"" . . . . . . "4 Mar 1826" . "1826" . "Experience 18913 - \"James\" \"Hogg\" - \" [article on 'Agriculture' in Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine]\"" . . . . . . "1850" . "Jan 1850" . "Experience 4395 - \"Arthur Bell\" \"Nicholls\" - \"Shirley\"" . . "\"Robert\" \"Robinson\"" . . . . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879" . "1994" . "The Letters of Robert Louis Stevenson, April 1874-July 1879" . . . . "31 Dec 1889" . "1889" . "Experience 4637 - \"Florence\" \"Barclay\" - \"Little Lord Fauntleroy\"" . . . . "\"Macaulay's marginalia in his copy of King Lear, by the quarrel between Kent and Cornwall's steward: \"\"\"\"It is rather a fault in the play, to my thinking, that Kent should behave so very insolently in this scene. A man of his rank and sense would have had more self-command and dignity even in his anger. One can hardly blame Cornwall for putting him in the stocks.\"\"\"\"\"" . . . . "\"?here I was stationed in a half Room that is half the men of our Company, and half of another Company and there was a man whose name was Samuel winwright a man of the other company in the Room with me and he was a good Scholar and he undertook to learn me to Read in a better tone of voice than I had attained too and to keep my points and stops for I had never learned them before?.\"" . . "\"F\" \"Yeats-Brown\"" . . "\"Guy\" \"Thorne\"" . . . . "Experience 4955 - \"anon\" - \"Robin Hood\"" . . . . . . "1926" . "7 May 1926" . "Experience 27934 - \"R.B.\" \"Graham\" - \"Birds and the Flowers, The\"" . . . . . . . . "\"Mary Augusta\" \"Ward\"" . . . . "1814" . "30 Sep 1814" . "Experience 10729 - \"Samuel Taylor\" \"Coleridge\" - \"A Topographical Dictionary of the United Kingdom\"" . "\"Scotland\"" . . . . . . "1865" . "28 May 1865" . "Experience 8485 - \"George\" \"Eliot [pseud]\" - \"Passages in the Life of a Radical\"" . . "\"Queen Victoria\" " . . . "\"[unknown]\"" . "\"[unknown]\"" . . . "\"The Maunciple's Tale\"" . "\"The Maunciple's Tale\"" . . . . "\"From paper in \"\"\"\"Monthly Review\"\"\"\" I got on Mathematical Subjects and resumed Consideration of Negative Signs, retracing former reasonings [...] found much enjoyment in it.'\"" . . . "\"[paper on 'The Advantages of Defeat]\"" . "\"[paper on 'The Advantages of Defeat]\"" . . . . . . "5 Jan 1820" . "1820" . "Experience 16145 - \"Mary\" \"Shelley\" - \"Mazeppa\"" . . . . . . "Experience 5692 - \"Joseph\" \"Toole\" - \"[unknown]\"" . . . . . . "1901" . "9 Dec 1901" . "Experience 26024 - \"Allan\" \"Goadby\" - \"Faithless Nelly Gray: A Pathetic Ballad\"" . . . "\"[Marginalia]: ms annotations suggest they may be reminders of items used for sermon preparation e.g. p.22 Text = \"\"\"\"Sermon II. Forgiveness a present mercy\"\"\"\", ms note = \"\"\"\"GFI [?] Nov 28th 1847/ April 30th 1848/ April 15 1854/ Oct 19th 1856\"\"\"\"; p. 42 - some text has been deleted.\"" . . . . . . "\"Albert Edward Mortlock\" \"French\"" . . . . . "1888" . "8 Apr 1888" . "Experience 24107 - \"Mary Augusta\" \"Ward\" - \"Memoirs\"" . . . . .