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Record Number: 5618


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'To Richard's where I stayed all afternoon ... I met mr Graham of our college formerly, and he showed me some Verses about Lord Cateret that were made in Ireland, pretty good.'

Century:

1700-1799

Date:

16 Jun 1725

Country:

England

Time

afternoon: Late Afternoon
daytime

Place:

city: London
other location: Richard's Coffee House

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:

John Byrom

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Male

Date of Birth:

1691

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

Teacher, Fellow of the Royal Society

Religion:

n/a

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:

anon

Title:

[Verse on Lord Cateret]

Genre:

Poetry, Politics, Ephemera

Form of Text:

Unknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

read in situ


Source Information:

Record ID:

5618

Source:

Print

Author:

John Byrom

Editor:

Henri Talon

Title:

Selections from the Journals and Papers of John Byrom, Poet-Diarist-shorthand Writer

Place of Publication:

London

Date of Publication:

1950

Vol:

n/a

Page:

76

Additional Comments:

n/a

Citation:

John Byrom, Henri Talon (ed.), Selections from the Journals and Papers of John Byrom, Poet-Diarist-shorthand Writer (London, 1950), p. 76, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=5618, accessed: 09 December 2022


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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