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Record 12267

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'After supper [Mama] read us "L'amour maternelle" of Mde. de Genlis.'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: 3 Nov 1791
Country: Austria
Time: evening
Place: city: Wardeck
   
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
passive in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Agathe Wynne
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: n/a
Religion: Catholic
Country of origin: France
Country of experience: Austria
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
daughter Elizabeth (Betsey) Wynne and others
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Stephanie Felicite, Comtesse de Genlis
Title: L'amour maternelle
Genre: Fiction, Unknown
Form of Text: Print: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 12267  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: Anne Fremantle
  Title: The Wynne Diaries
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1935
  Vol: I
  Page: 83
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Anne Fremantle (ed.), The Wynne Diaries (London, 1935), I, p. 83, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=12267, accessed: 24 August 2019

Additional comments:

I cannot find a work with this precise title - it could have been either an educational work, drama or fiction

 

 

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