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Record 28505

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'excellent, some antidote is salutary amidst such frivolities'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 6 Jan 1844
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: county: Yorkshire
specific address: Aske Hall
   
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:G. W. F. Howard, Lord Morpeth
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 18 Apr 1802
Socio-economic group: Royalty / aristocracy
Occupation: Aristocrat and Politician
Religion: Liberal Anglican
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: Lord Morpeth became 7th Earl of Carlisle in 1848.

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Leighton
Title: Sermon on Divine Grace and Obedience
Genre: Sermon
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 28505  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: G. W. F. Howard, Lord Morpeth
  Title: Carlisle MSS
  Location: Castle Howard
  Call no: J19/8/2
  Page/folio: n/a

Citation: G. W. F. Howard, Lord Morpeth, Carlisle MSS Castle Howard, p. J19/8/2, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=28505, accessed: 19 August 2019

Additional comments:

The comment probably relates to the fact that the reader, Lord Morpeth, was at Aske Hall, the residence of a friend, and was probably involved in the society which one would associate with a country house.

 

 

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