Reading Experience Database
1450-1945

Listing for Author: Mark Akenside

 

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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
 
1700-1799
1800-1849
'In the course of the ensuing spring (1821), I read Mr. Washington Irving's "Sketch-Book". I thought it very beautiful...Thomas Carter Mark AkensidePleasures of the Imagination, ThePrint: Book
1800-1849'It was at this time that I read the remaining seven volumes of the "Spectator"; to which I added the "Rambler", the "...Thomas Carter Mark Akenside[poems]Print: Book
1700-1799
1800-1849
'[Anna Seward's] training was not necessarily less rigorous for being informal and solitary. Seward scoffed at a male ...Anna Seward Mark Akenside[unknown]Print: Book
1800-1849'Have you seen the last Edinr review? There are several promising articles in it - Scotts "Lord of the Isles," Standar...Thomas Carlyle Mark AkensideNight ThoughtsPrint: Book
1700-1799'[Johnson said] "I see they have published a splendid edition of Akenside's works. One bad ode may be suffered; but a ...James Boswell Mark AkensidePleasures of Imagination, ThePrint: Book
1700-1799'[Johnson said] "I see they have published a splendid edition of Akenside's works. One bad ode may be suffered; but a ...Samuel Johnson Mark AkensidePleasures of Imagination, ThePrint: Book
1700-1799'Mr. Murphy said, that "The Memoirs of Gray's Life" set him much higher in his estimation than his poems did; "for you...Samuel Johnson Mark Akenside[Poems]Print: Book
1700-1799Robert Southey to Horace Walpole Bedford, 30-31 December 1793: 'Akenside & Lucan are my pocket companions. you would...Robert Southey Mark AkensidePleasures of the ImaginationPrint: Book

 

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