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Record 11304

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'How pleasing Atterbury's softer hour! How shin'd the Soul unconquer'd in the Tower!' Pope.
Century: 1700-1799
Date: Between 1 Dec 1787 and 31 Dec 1787
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Bishop Lydeard
specific address: Lydeard 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:Frances Hamilton
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 3 Nov 1742
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: Owned and managed large estate
Religion: Protestant -probably Unitarian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: R. Atterbury (Bishop of Rochester)
Title: The Epistolacy Correspondence. Speeches and Miscellanies with historical notes
Genre: Other religious, Miscellany / Anthology
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: Borrowed (circulating library)

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 11304  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Frances Hamilton
  Title: Journals
  Location: Somerset Record Office
  Call no: DDFS 6/1 7/4 6/3 7/2 5/2 5/7
  Page/folio: n/a

Citation: Frances Hamilton, Journals Somerset Record Office, p. DDFS 6/1 7/4 6/3 7/2 5/2 5/7, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=11304, accessed: 06 February 2023

Additional comments:

 

 

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