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Record 14137

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'I am very busy with small things ? but am hoping to keep more to my books in future. I am making a really exhaustive study of France ? something fundamental I mean. At present I am going through a life of Turgot ? the latest, and a book on ?French Civilisation; Foundations to end of Middle Ages? by Albert Guerard.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Jan 1941 and 31 Jan 1941
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Birkenhead
   
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:Winifred Agnes Moore
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 23 Feb 1877
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Teacher and Labour Councilor
Religion: Quaker
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: nee Booth

 

Text Being Read:

Author: unknown
Title: Life of Turgot
Genre: Biography
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 14137  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Winifred Agnes Moore [nee Booth]
  Title: MS Letters from Winifred Moore, 1928-1941
  Location: private collection
  Call no: January 1941
  Page/folio: n/a

Citation: Winifred Agnes Moore [nee Booth], MS Letters from Winifred Moore, 1928-1941 private collection, p. January 1941, p. n/a, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=14137, accessed: 04 March 2024

Additional comments:

This material copyright Shirley Gould Smith and Andrew Neill Vanson Moore.

 

 

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