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Record 3018

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
' Tea at 8. Then read aloud to my aunt the first 74pp Vol I, "Sayings and Doings'."Excellent. Dont know when I have laughed so much or so heartily. We both laughed. Came up to bed at 9.35.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 9 Aug 1825
Country: England
Time: evening: Between 8 and 9-35 pm
Place: city: Buxton, Derbyshire
specific address: The Great Hotel
   
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary reactive unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Anne Lister
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 3 Apr 1791
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: Inherited a small estate
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
family (aunt)
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Theodore Hook
Title: Sayings and Doings
Genre: n/a
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: borrowed (public library)

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 3018  
Source - Print  
  Author: Anne Lister
  Editor: Helena Whitbread
  Title: No Priest But Love- The Journals of Anne Lister From 1824-1826
  Place of Publication: Otley
  Date of Publication: 1992
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 114
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Anne Lister, Helena Whitbread (ed.), No Priest But Love- The Journals of Anne Lister From 1824-1826 (Otley, 1992), p. 114, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=3018, accessed: 21 November 2019

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