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Record 19288

Reading Experience:

'I read them an account of the Ammergau Play, out of the London Guardian that Mr Maltby had lent me; & I think they will both go to one of the Septr Representations'.
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Until: 10 Aug 1860
Country: Germany
Time: n/a
Place: city: Heidelberg
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary reactive unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 29 Sep 1810
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: writer and clergyman's wife
Religion: Unitarian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Germany
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Miss Kell and Mr Schwann
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [unknown]
Title: London Guardian
Genre: Drama, Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: in the London Guardian
Provenance: borrowed (other)
borrowed from Mr Maltby


Source Information:

Record ID: 19288  
Source - Print  
  Author: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  Editor: J.A.V. Chapple
  Title: Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The
  Place of Publication: Manchester
  Date of Publication: 1997
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 627
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, J.A.V. Chapple (ed.), Letters of Mrs Gaskell, The (Manchester, 1997), p. 627,, accessed: 04 March 2024

Additional comments:

Additional editor Arthur Pollard. Letter to Marianne Gaskell



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