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Record 15837

Reading Experience:

'[Tuesday] August 7th. [...] Read Mrs. Hutchinson [...] Mrs. H speaking of the hatred which ignorant people bear to the wise says -- "hating that light which [...] reprooved their darkness."'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 7 Aug 1821
Country: Italy
Time: n/a
Place: city: Leghorn
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:Claire Clairmont
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 27 Apr 1798
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: trainee writer
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Italy
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Lucy Hutchinson
Title: Memoirs of the Life of Colonel Hutchinson ... Written by his Widow Lucy
Genre: History, Biography, Autobiog / Diary
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: Source editor suggests London, 1806
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 15837  
Source - Print  
  Author: Claire Clairmont
  Editor: Marion Kingston Stocking
  Title: The Journals of Claire Clairmont
  Place of Publication: Cambridge, Massachusetts
  Date of Publication: 1968
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 245
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Claire Clairmont, Marion Kingston Stocking (ed.), The Journals of Claire Clairmont (Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1968), p. 245,, accessed: 18 April 2024

Additional comments:



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