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Record 11625

Reading Experience:

'My Lord and the ship's company down to Sermon. I stayed above to write and look over my new song-book, which came last night to me from London in lieu of that that my Lord had of me.'
Century: 1600-1699
Date: 27 May 1660
Country: Between England and Holland
Time: daytime
Place: other location: on ship, between England and Holland
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:Samuel Pepys
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 23 Feb 1633
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Naval Officer
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Between England and Holland
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [Playford]
Title: Select ayres and dialogues
Genre: Poetry, Miscellany / Anthology
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 1659
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 11625  
Source - Print  
  Author: Samuel Pepys
  Editor: Robert Latham
  Title: The diary of Samuel Pepys
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1970
  Vol: 1
  Page: 161
  Additional comments: Co-editor William Matthews

Citation: Samuel Pepys, Robert Latham (ed.), The diary of Samuel Pepys (London, 1970), 1, p. 161,, accessed: 29 May 2020

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