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Record 5958

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
[opinion of Thomson's Edward and Elinora, entered in diary]: 'A most affecting tale, pleasingly tender - fraught with virtuous sentiments.'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: unknown
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
   
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:Anna Larpent
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 1758
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Diplomat's daughter and civil servant's wife
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: James Thomson
Title: Edward and Elinora
Genre: Drama
Form of Text: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 5958  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Anna Larpent
  Title: Diaries
  Location: Huntingdon Library
  Call no: HM 31201
  Page/folio: Date 1775

Citation: Anna Larpent, Diaries Huntingdon Library, p. HM 31201, p. Date 1775, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=5958, accessed: 19 August 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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