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Record 1781

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'The Wordsworths were reading the Morning Chronicle during the 1800s. It was the source of ... the recipe for croup medicine ... entered in the Commonplace Book.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1800 and 31 Dec 1815
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
   
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:Wordsworth Family
Age Unknown
Gender Unknown
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Various
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: anon
Title: [Recipe for croup medicine]
Genre: Medicine, Miscellany / Anthology
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: In The Morning Chronicle
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 1781  
Source - Print  
  Author: Duncan Wu
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 1995
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 153
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Duncan Wu, Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815 (Cambridge, 1995), p. 153, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=1781, accessed: 20 April 2019

Additional comments:

Noted in entry 293 of Wu (1995).

 

 

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