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Record 29216

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Sunday 17th. Am pretty sure I will get back to the Battalion soon. Went to St. Pol, had lunch, bought some books. Stopped a staff car, and got back to Aubigny for tea. Shifted into a fine comfortable hut with a fire. Finished "Mr Ingleside".'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 17 Feb 1918
Country: France
Time: daytime
Place: city: Aubigny
   
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:Robert Lindsay Mackay
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender n/a
Date of Birth 1896
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Army officer, 11th Battalion of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: Scotland
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Edward Verrall Lucas
Title: Mr. Ingleside
Genre: Fiction, Ephemera
Form of Text: Print: BookManuscript: Letter, Sheet
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 29216  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: Digitized version of manuscript.,

Citation: Digitized version of manuscript., http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=29216, accessed: 24 August 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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