Reading Experience Database
1450-1945

Listing for Reader: Cassandra Austen

 

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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
 
1700-1799'I do not wonder at your wanting to read [italics for title] first impressions again, so seldom as you have gone throu...Cassandra Austen Jane AustenFirst ImpressionsManuscript: Book in Manuscript
1800-1849'My Mother - not liked it so well as P. & P. - Thought Fanny insipid. Enjoyed Mrs. Norris.'Cassandra Leigh Austen Jane AustenMansfield ParkPrint: Book
1800-1849'Cassandra - thought it quite as clever, tho' not so brilliant as P. & P. - Fond of Fanny. - Delighted much in Mr Rus...Cassandra Elizabeth Austen Jane AustenMansfield ParkPrint: Book
1800-1849'Cassandra - better than P. & P. - but not so well as M.P.'Cassandra Elizabeth Austen Jane AustenEmmaPrint: Book
1800-1849'My Mother - thought it more entertaining than M.P. - but not so interesting as P.& P. - No characters in it equal to ...Cassandra Leigh Austen Jane AustenEmmaPrint: Book
1800-1849'My Mother - not liked it "[Mansfield Park"] so well as P. & P.'Cassandra Leigh Austen Jane AustenPride and PrejudicePrint: Book
1800-1849'Cassandra - thought it quite as clever, tho' not so brilliant as P. & P.'Cassandra Elizabeth Austen Jane AustenPride and PrejudicePrint: Book
1800-1849'We quite run over with Books. She [JA's mother] has got Sir John Carr's Travels in Spain from Miss B. & I am reading...Cassandra Leigh Austen John CarrDescriptive Travels in the Southern and Eastern Parts of Spain and the Balearic Isles, in the year 1809Print: Book
1800-1849'Our 2d evening's reading to Miss Benn had not pleased me so well, but I beleive [sic] something must be attributed to...Cassandra Leigh Austen Jane AustenPride and PrejudicePrint: Book
1800-1849'I am exceedingly pleased that you can say what you do, having gone thro' the whole work ["Pride and Prejudice"] - & F...Cassandra Austen Jane AustenPride and PrejudicePrint: Book

 

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