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Record 20158

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'behind my back, E.J. is reading H.G.'s [underlined] Outline of History [end underlining] & making riotous comments on Amenhotep IV who she declares is a lidie with two heads'.
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 14 Mar 1923
Country: France
Time: n/a
Place: city: Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
   
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:Esther Julia Ford
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 29 Nov 1920
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: daughter of artist and writer
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: later Julia Madox Lowe

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Herbert George Wells
Title: Outline of History, The
Genre: History
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ
her father's copy

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 20158  
Source - Print  
  Author: Ford Madox Ford
  Editor: Sondra J. Stang
  Title: Correspondence of Ford Madox Ford and Stella Bowen, The
  Place of Publication: Bloomington
  Date of Publication: 1993
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 188
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Ford Madox Ford, Sondra J. Stang (ed.), Correspondence of Ford Madox Ford and Stella Bowen, The (Bloomington, 1993), p. 188, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=20158, accessed: 30 January 2023

Additional comments:

Additional author, Stella Bowen; additional editor, Karen Cochran.

 

 

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