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Record 15935

Reading Experience:

'Thursday Nov. [...] 17th. [...] Read after dinner Rosamond to the children.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 17 Nov 1825
Country: Russia
Time: n/a
Place: city: Moscow
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: Governess
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Russia
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Nicolaivitch children (reader's pupils).
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Maria Edgeworth
Title: Rosamond: A Sequel to Early Lessons
Genre: Fiction, Children's Lit
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 2 vols. London, 1821
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 15935  
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: 375
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Claire Clairmont, Marion Kingston Stocking (ed.), The Journals of Claire Clairmont (Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1968), p. 375,, accessed: 28 January 2023

Additional comments:



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