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Record 559

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'We spent a whole term on the first two scenes of "The Tempest".'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1870 and 1900
Country: England
Time: daytime
Place: London
other location: School for Young Ladies
   
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:Mary Vivian (Molly) Hughes
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 2 Oct 1866
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: n/a
Religion: Anglican
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
class mates and school teacher
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: William Shakespeare
Title: The Tempest
Genre: Drama
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 559  
Source - Print  
  Author: M. V. Hughes
  Editor: n/a
  Title: A London Family 1870-1900
  Place of Publication: London, New York, Toronto
  Date of Publication: 1946
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 65
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: M. V. Hughes, A London Family 1870-1900 (London, New York, Toronto, 1946), p. 65, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=559, accessed: 20 July 2019

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