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Record 2338

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
Byron to Richard Belgrave Hoppner, 6 June 1819: 'I found ... such a pretty epitaph in the Certosa Cimetery -- or rather two -- one was "Martini Luigi Implora pace." the other -- "Lucrezia Picini Implora eterna qiuete"'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 4 Jun 1819 and 6 Jun 1819
Country: Italy
Time: n/a
Place: city: Bologna
other location: Certosa cemetery
   
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 Gordon, Lord Byron
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 22 Jan 1788
Socio-economic group: Royalty / aristocracy
Occupation: Writer
Religion: Agnostic
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: Italy
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: n/a
Title: n/a
Genre: Biography
Form of Text: Manuscript: Unknown, tombstone epitaphs
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 2338  
Source - Print  
  Author: George Gordon, Lord Byron
  Editor: Leslie A. Marchand
  Title: Byron's Letters and Journals
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1976
  Vol: 6
  Page: 147
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: George Gordon, Lord Byron, Leslie A. Marchand (ed.), Byron's Letters and Journals (London, 1976), 6, p. 147, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=2338, accessed: 24 September 2022

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