Reading Experience Database

Basic Search

Advanced Search

Record 12478

Reading Experience:

'19th March, Saturday. Spent the afternoon reading and lounging. [...] ?Jocaste? and ?Le Chat Maigre? A. France.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 19 Mar 1927
Country: France
Time: evening
Place: city: Paris
specific address: 54, rue Martinval
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:Gerald Moore
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 16 Jun 1903
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Coffee then Cocoa broker, working for Unilever - United Africa Company
Religion: none
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Anatole France
Title: Jocaste et le Chat Maigre
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ


Source Information:

Record ID: 12478  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Gerald Moore
  Title: MS Diary 1927
  Location: Private Collection
  Call no: MS Diary 1927
  Page/folio: n/a

Citation: Gerald Moore, MS Diary 1927 Private Collection, p. MS Diary 1927, p. n/a,, accessed: 16 October 2019

Additional comments:

This material Copyright Andrew Neill Vanson Moore, and Shirley Frances Gould-Smith.



Reading Experience Database version 2.0.  Page updated: 27th Apr 2016  3:15pm (GMT)