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Record 10867

Reading Experience:

'Brought the 2d number of the "Anti-Jacobin Review & Magazine", which is got into the Surry Street library instead of the "Analytical" which they have turned out. It is a most virulent attack upon all the friends of liberty or - Jacobins-, as they are pleased to stile them; it is -ornamented- with caricature prints.'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: 31 Oct 1798
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Sheffield
location in dwelling: At Miss Haynes's house
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Joseph Hunter
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 6 Feb 1783
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: Apprentice working at a Sheffield warehouse. Son of a Sheffield Manufacturer.
Religion: Presbyterian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: Anti-Jacobin Review
Genre: Politics
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: borrowed (other)


Source Information:

Record ID: 10867  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Joseph Hunter
  Title: Journal
  Location: British Library
  Call no: Add 24, 879
  Page/folio: 40

Citation: Joseph Hunter, Journal British Library, p. Add 24, 879, p. 40,, accessed: 22 January 2020

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