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Record Number: 1769


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'In late 1808 S[ara] H[utchinson] copied the description of the gawlin from [Martin] Martin, pp.71-2, into C[oleridge]'s notebook ... '

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 1 Oct 1808 and 31 Dec 1808

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:

Sara Hutchinson

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

none

Religion:

Christian

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

England

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

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Martin Martin

Title:

Description of the Western Islands of Scotland, A

Genre:

Geography / Travel

Form of Text:

Print: Book

Publication Details

2nd edn, 1716

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

1769

Source:

Print

Author:

Duncan Wu

Editor:

n/a

Title:

Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815

Place of Publication:

Cambridge

Date of Publication:

1995

Vol:

n/a

Page:

142

Additional Comments:

n/a

Citation:

Duncan Wu, Wordsworth's Reading 1800-1815 (Cambridge, 1995), p. 142, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=1769, accessed: 29 November 2022


Additional Comments:

Noted in entry 272 of Wu (1995).

   
   
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