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Record Number: 10892


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'Modern Greece/ From the Bride of Abydos' 'Know ye the land where the cypress & myrtle/...' [canto one, stanza one (only) of Bride of Abydos: A Turkish Tale]

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

3 Jun 1835

Country:

n/a

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:

Reading Group:

Carey/Maingay group

Age:

Unknown

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

Unknown/NA

Occupation:

n/a

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

n/a

Country of Experience:

n/a

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

George Gordon, Lord Byron

Title:

The Bride of Abydos OR 'Modern Greece'

Genre:

Poetry

Form of Text:

Print: UnknownUnknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

10892

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

n/a

Title:

M.S. Book

Location:

St Clair Collection (private)

Call No:

N/A

Page/Folio:

f. 93b

Citation:

Kilray, M.S. Book St Clair Collection (private), p. N/A, p. f. 93b, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=10892, accessed: 13 April 2024


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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