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Record 20161

Reading Experience:

'It is very curious her [Ford's daughter's] coquettish mischievousness. If you shew her a letter she will always say it wrong: but when she is sitting on the bed in the morning with a newspaper & thinks no one is noticing her, she prattles on about B for Bodog's; P for Piggy & points to the right letters.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Until: 20 Mar 1923
Country: France
Time: morning
Place: city: Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
location in dwelling: in bed
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 writer and artist
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: later Julia Madox Lowe


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: [newspaper]
Genre: Ephemera
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ
her father's


Source Information:

Record ID: 20161  
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: 193
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Ford Madox Ford, Sondra J. Stang (ed.), Correspondence of Ford Madox Ford and Stella Bowen, The (Bloomington, 1993), p. 193,, accessed: 21 June 2024

Additional comments:

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



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