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Record 22620

Reading Experience:

MS note at the end of "The man of destiny": "Dec 5 1926 Read aloud to C, [i.e. Lady Caroline Trevelyan] - as I once did to poor George Vanderbilt".
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 5 Dec 1926
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Cambo
county: Northumberland
specific address: Wallington Hall
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:George Otto Trevelyan
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 20 Jul 1838
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: Historian and statesman
Religion: Christian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Lady Caroline Trevelyan
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: George Bernard Shaw
Title: Plays: pleasant and unpleasant
Genre: Drama
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: London: Grant Richards, 1898
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 22620  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: MS note in book cited below,

Citation: MS note in book cited below,, accessed: 30 May 2023

Additional comments:



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