Reade


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Reade

(riːd)
n
(Biography) Charles. 1814–84, English novelist: author of The Cloister and the Hearth (1861), a historical romance
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We were all reading his jaunty, nervy, knowing books, and some of us were questioning whether we ought not to set him above Thackeray and Dickens and George Eliot, 'tulli quanti', so great was the effect that Charles Reade had with our generation.
As yet, however, there was no reasoning of the matter, and Charles Reade was writing books of tremendous adventure and exaggerated character, which he prided himself on deriving from the facts of the world around him.
In this month I devoured all the 'Waverley novels,' but I must have been devouring a great many others, for Charles Reade's 'Christie Johnstone' is associated with the last moment of the last days.
A few months ago I was at the old home, and I read that book again, after not looking at it for more than thirty years; and I read it with amazement at its prevailing artistic vulgarity, its prevailing aesthetic error shot here and there with gleams of light, and of the truth that Reade himself was always dimly groping for.
Miss Alice Reade of Charlottetown Royalty has come to Carlisle to teach music.
That is what we girls call Miss Reade among ourselves.
Charles Reade, to enlarge the present sketch of the hero's adventures in Australia.
It is Winwood Reade's 'Martyrdom of Man.' I shall be back in an hour."
Vail, took his seat as General Manager in a tiny office in Reade Street, New York, and the building of the business began.
She was eventually discovered at the home of her boyfriend Andrew Reade in Bolton in January 2017, theManchester Evening Newsreports.
In 2010, Walgreens increased its presence in urban areas when it acquired the Duane Reade chain.
GREAT Britain's former threetime BMX world champion Shanaze Reade has announced her retirement.