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Record 22673

Reading Experience:

This book has copious notes and marginal marks, including many unrelated to the text written on pastedown and fly-leaf: "I used to note down sentences for my history, that had ocurred to me in the watches of the night, in the flyleaf of the novel which I had in hand at that time."
Century: 1900-1945
Date: unknown
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
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: n/a
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:

Author: Henry James
Title: The ambassadors
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: London: Methuen, 1903
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 22673  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: MS note in book cited below.,

Citation: MS note in book cited below.,, accessed: 31 May 2023

Additional comments:

I have not transcribed all the MS notes.



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