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Record 24950

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Witness statement in trial for theft: Joseph Forster: 'I had heard of his loss, and seen an advertisement in the Times newspaper'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Until: 20 Jun 1835
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
   
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:Joseph Forster
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: Policeman
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: unknown
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: The Times
Genre: Ephemera
Form of Text: Print: Advertisement, Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 24950  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 27 April 2009), 6 Jul 1835, Trial of James Sevencroft Blomfield (t18350706-1615),

Citation: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 27 April 2009), 6 Jul 1835, Trial of James Sevencroft Blomfield (t18350706-1615), http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=24950, accessed: 18 September 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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