Reading Experience Database

Basic Search

Advanced Search

Record 2191

Reading Experience:

for the most part reading histories, and such books of controversies as the tymes gave occastion for writing
Century: 1600-1699
Date: Between 1 Jan 1647 and 31 Dec 1647
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Essex
specific address: Skreenes in the Parish of Roxwell
location in dwelling: father's house
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:John Bramston
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth Sep 1611
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: lawyer and MP
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Title: various unknown [histories]
Genre: Other religious, History
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 2191  
Source - Print  
  Author: John Bramston
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Autobiography of Sir John Bramston
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1845
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 109
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: John Bramston, Autobiography of Sir John Bramston (London, 1845), p. 109,, accessed: 27 January 2023

Additional comments:



Reading Experience Database version 2.0.  Page updated: 27th Apr 2016  3:15pm (GMT)