Item 1 - Notes on books read

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Notes on books read


  • Oct.-Dec. 1817 (Creation)

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1 vol.

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Daily list of books read, kept from 16 Oct. 1817 - 16 Dec. 1817. With a note in the first entry explaining that he has "found it extremely convenient to keep a waste book of my reading &c. Artificers who work in gold have a vessel to receive all the filings that fall from their work - but I am not a gold worker - This is rather a bag to receive all old rags, scraps & remnants."

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See also: R.18.9, William Whewell notes on books read.

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Previously identified as a diary.

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