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Record 10875

Reading Experience:

'Silent appears a strange epithat for dust- it is in truth what is called at school abotch, brick dust or even saw-dust would have been better- RB' [He has also starred * the offending phrase in the body of the text.] 'Gray uses the same epithat in his church-yard Elegy:"Can Honour's voice provoke the silent dust"'. [Title page signed]'Charlotte Susannah Fry From Mr R.Bowyer 1815.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1815 and 31 Dec 1815
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:Charlotte Sussannah Fry
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, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Thomas Gray
Title: Elegy Written in A Country Churchyard
Genre: Poetry
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 10875  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Charlotte Susannah Fry
  Title: Poems by Samuel Rogers, 1812
  Location: St.Clair collection (private).
  Call no: n/a
  Page/folio: end pages

Citation: Charlotte Susannah Fry, Poems by Samuel Rogers, 1812 St.Clair collection (private)., p. end pages,, accessed: 24 June 2024

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