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Record 11986

Reading Experience:

'So home and up to my lute long; and then after a little Latin chapter with Will, to bed.'
Century: 1600-1699
Date: 29 Jun 1663
Country: England
Time: evening: before bed
Place: city: London
specific address: Seething Lane
location in dwelling: home, probably in Pepys's chamber
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary reactive unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Will Hewer
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Servant
Occupation: Servant to Samuel Pepys
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
master, Samuel Pepys
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [unknown]
Title: Paris Vulgate [or] Latin Testament
Genre: Bible, Other religious
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: Vulgate - 1618
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 11986  
Source - Print  
  Author: Samuel Pepys
  Editor: Robert Latham
  Title: The diary of Samuel Pepys
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1970
  Vol: 4
  Page: 204
  Additional comments: Co-editor William Matthews

Citation: Samuel Pepys, Robert Latham (ed.), The diary of Samuel Pepys (London, 1970), 4, p. 204,, accessed: 28 February 2024

Additional comments:



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