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Record Number: 604


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

May heavenly Angels their soft wings display And guide you safe thro' ev'ry dangerous way In every step may you most happy be And tho far distant often think of me [some differences from the original]

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 1834 and 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:

Reader:

Sophia

Age:

Unknown

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

n/a

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:

Mary Masters

Title:

To Marinda at Parting

Genre:

Poetry

Form of Text:

Unknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

604

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

n/a

Title:

'M.S. Book'

Location:

St Clair Collection (private)

Call No:

n/a

Page/Folio:

16 r

Citation:

Carey/Maingay group , 'M.S. Book' St Clair Collection (private), p. 16 r, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=604, accessed: 01 December 2022


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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