Reading Experience Database
1450-1945

Listing for Author: Aeschylus

 

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1800-1849'I have cast up my reading account, and brought it to the end of the year 1835. During the last thirteen months I have...Thomas Babington Macaulay AeschylusPrint: Book
1800-1849'I have cast up my reading account, and brought it to the end of the year 1835. [?] During the last thirteen months I ...Thomas Babington Macaulay AeschylusunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849Very busy today. Reading Aeschylus & learning the verb τύπτω.Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusPrint: Book
1800-1849We [Barrett and Hugh Stuart Boyd] talked comparatively about Homer, Aeschylus & Shakespeare: and positively about Aesc...Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusunknownPrint: Book
1800-1849We [Barrett and Hugh Stuart Boyd] talked comparatively about Homer, Aeschylus & Shakespeare: and positively about Aesc...Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusPrometheusPrint: Book
1800-1849Finished the Hippolytus, - & began the Supllices of Aeschylus. I read a part of it before; but I have left off now my...Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusSupplicesPrint: Book
1800-1849Finished the Choephori, & began the Eumenides. Read more than 500 lines of Greek, & was more tired by them than by th...Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusChoephoriPrint: Book
1800-1849Finished the Choephori, & began the Eumenides. Read more than 500 lines of Greek, & was more tired by them than by th...Elizabeth Barrett AeschylusEumenidesPrint: Book
1700-1799
1800-1849
Byron's "Detached Thoughts" (15 October 1821-18 May 1822), on Harrow master Dr. Drury: 'My first Harrow verses (that i...George Gordon Lord Byron AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: BookManuscript: Letter
1850-1899'Read Aeschylus before breakfast'.George Eliot [pseud.] AeschylusunknownPrint: BookManuscript: Unknown
1850-1899'Finished the Agamemnon, 2nd time.'George Eliot [pseud.] AeschylusAgamemnonPrint: BookManuscript: Unknown
1700-1799'Vol 1 containing Prometheus Chain'd, The Supplicants, The Seven Chiefs against Thebes. 'Vol 2 Agamemnon. N.B. A ...Frances Hamilton AeschylusThe Tragedies of AeschylusPrint: Book
1800-1849[italics]'Euripides qto edition - Aeschylus - Sophocles'.Percy Bysshe Shelley Aeschylus[unknown]Print: Book
1800-1849'Read Miss E[dgesworth]'s Harrington and ormond - Arthur Mervyn - S. reads the Agamemnon of Aeschylus'Percy Bysshe Shelley AeschylusAgamemnonPrint: Book
1800-1849'S goes to Egham - he reads Aeschylus and tavels in the kingdom of Caubul - read Rasselas - make jellies and work'Percy Bysshe Shelley Aeschylus[unknown]Print: Book
1800-1849'S. finishes the plays of Aeschylus - finishes the Hist. of Caubul - writes - reads three chap. of Gibbon aloud'Percy Bysshe Shelley Aeschylus[Plays]Print: Book
1800-1849'S. reads the Persae of Aeschylus & Eustace's travels'Percy Bysshe Shelley AeschylusPersaePrint: Book
1800-1849'[Shelley] finishes reading Isaiah to me & begins Jeremiah - He reads Las Casas on the Indies - Eschylus & Athenaeus'Percy Bysshe Shelley Aeschylus[unknown]Print: Book
1800-1849'S. reads fragments of Aeschylus'Percy Bysshe Shelley Aeschylus[fragments]Print: Book
1700-1799'After wandering about in a kind of pleasing distraction for some time, I got into a corner, with Johnson, Garrick, an...Mr Harris AeschylusPrint: Book
1700-1799'After wandering about in a kind of pleasing distraction for some time, I got into a corner, with Johnson, Garrick, an...Samuel Johnson AeschylusPrint: Book
1700-1799'1: August 1779.] Johnson has been diverting himself with imitating Potter's Aeschylus in a translation of some verses...Hester Lynch Thrale AeschylusPrint: Book
1700-1799'1: August 1779.] Johnson has been diverting himself with imitating Potter's Aeschylus in a translation of some verses...Samuel Johnson AeschylusPrint: Book
1900-1945'[Mrs Ward's average day at Stocks began] at 5.30 a.m, with the reading of Greek, or writing of letters, or much readi...Mary Augusta Ward AeschylusAgamemnonPrint: Book
1900-1945'The rest of the evening was devoted to a play-reading. Gilbert Murray's translation of The Agamemnon had been selecte...Members of the XII Book Club AeschylusAgamemnonPrint: Book
1900-1945‘[ … ]they have made me billet warden, which sounds grand, and is grand; as it leaves me time and enough to spare fo...Ivor Bertie Gurney AeschylusProméthée (or Prométheus) enchaînéPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, 14 June 1831: "He [Mr. Boyd] was not in good spirits. No more was his companion – I talked however as w...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, 14 June 1831: "While we were reading the Seven Chiefs, he observed that tho’ Plutarch preferred it to t...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, June 15, 1831: "The Cliffes brought me The Seven Chiefs which Mrs. Best had ordered from Worcester at m...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem contra ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, June 16, 1831: "I heard Stormy & Georgie read Homer & Xenophon – as usual, – tho’ I have not yet comm...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, June 21, 1831: "Well – but we began to read the Seven Chiefs out of Blomfield’s edition; & were very ha...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, June 24, 1831: "Afterwards we returned to Mr. Boyd’s own room, & read Aeschylus again. We read the scen...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry, June 25, 1831: "Read Aeschylus – the part I read yesterday, -& wrote down all that I cd. remember of Mr...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusSeptem Apud ThebasPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 2nd, 1832: "A little of the Prometheus tonight"Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 3rd, 1832: "While he was asleep, I went on with my Prometheus."Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 4th, 1832: "A lovely day! – Busy with my Prometheus. I have finished the 370th line. Reading w...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 6th, 1832: "Hard at work at the Prometheus. Finished the translation of lines. Who cd. write ...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 7th, 1832: "Translated a hundred lines of Aeschylus. Up & at work both today & yesterday befor...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 8th, 1832: "Up before breakfast, at — Finished another hundred, in spite of Mrs. Trant & Mr. ...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 11th, 1832: "Intended to have finished the Prometheus today. Not possible"Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 14th, 1832: "The Prometheus not finished after all"Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. February 15th, 1832: "I have finished my translation. lines of Aeschylus translated in a fortnight. I...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. March 5th, 1832: "As soon as I cd. get into Mr. Boyd’s room, I went there. He made me read his preface ...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundPrint: Book
1800-1849Diary entry. July 16th, 1831: "After dinner we had a little more of the Seven Chiefs; & I heard him recite some of t...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundUnknown
1800-1849Diary entry. August 4th, 1831: "After nearly 3 quarters of an hour, Mrs. Boyd advised me to go in to him. I went. He...Elizabeth Barrett Browning Aeschylus[unknown]Unknown
1800-1849Diary entry. October 18th, 1831: "From thence I went in to Mr. Boyd who had breakfasted. I spent a happy day with hi...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundUnknown
1800-1849Diary entry. October 20th, 1831: "Was in Mr. Boyd’s room before nine. Heard him say over the passages in the Prometh...Elizabeth Barrett Browning AeschylusPrometheus BoundUnknown
1900-1945Except Shakespeare, who grew from childhood as part of myself, nearly every classic has come with this same shock ...Freya Stark Aeschylus[unknown]Print: Unknown

 

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