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Record 12034

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'After a good supper with my wife, and hearing on the maids read in the Bible, we to prayers and to bed.'
Century: 1600-1699
Date: 15 Nov 1663
Country: England
Time: evening: before bed
Place: city: London
specific address: Seething Lane
location in dwelling: at home
   
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:

Reading Group:maids of Samuel Pepys
Age Unknown
Gender Female
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Servant
Occupation: maids of Samuel Pepys
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Samuel Pepys and his wife, Elizabeth Pepys
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: Bible
Genre: Bible
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 12034  
Source - Print  
  Author: Samuel Pepys
  Editor: Robert Latham
  Title: The diary of Samuel Pepys
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1970
  Vol: 4
  Page: 383
  Additional comments: Argenis

Citation: Samuel Pepys, Robert Latham (ed.), The diary of Samuel Pepys (London, 1970), 4, p. 383, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=12034, accessed: 21 September 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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