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Record 15978

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Arabella Moulton Barrett to her sister Elizabeth Barrett, c. August 1819: 'do you rememb'r simple susan and whim and contradiction I have just read them'.
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Aug 1819 and 31 Aug 1819
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:Arabella Moulton-Barrett
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 4 Jul 1813
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: child
Religion: Evangelical
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: anon
Title: Whim and Contradiction: A Tale
Genre: Fiction, Children's Lit
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 1815
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 15978  
Source - Print  
  Author: n/a
  Editor: Philip Kelley and Ronald Hudson
  Title: The Brownings' Correspondence
  Place of Publication: Winfield
  Date of Publication: 1984
  Vol: 1
  Page: 82
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Philip Kelley and Ronald Hudson (ed.), The Brownings' Correspondence (Winfield, 1984), 1, p. 82, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=15978, accessed: 29 January 2023

Additional comments:

 

 

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