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Record 1393

Reading Experience:

'[Francis] Wrangham was ... in the habit of reading MS verses to his friends: C[oleridge] heard his "Brutoniad" in Sept. 1794.'
Century: 1700-1799
Date: Between 1 Sep 1794 and 30 Sep 1794
Country: England
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:Francis Wrangham
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1769
Socio-economic group: Clergy (includes all denominations)
Occupation: writer
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Francis Wrangham
Title: Brutoniad
Genre: Poetry
Form of Text: Manuscript: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 1393  
Source - Print  
  Author: Duncan Wu
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Wordsworth's Reading 1770-1799
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 1993
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 154
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Duncan Wu, Wordsworth's Reading 1770-1799 (Cambridge, 1993), p. 154,, accessed: 02 February 2023

Additional comments:

Noted in entry 270 of Wu, Wordsworth's Reading 1770-1799.



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