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Record 24049

Reading Experience:

'it was during this year [1884] that she began her translation of Amiel's "Journal".'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Jan 1884 and 31 Dec 1884
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
specific address: 61 Russell Square
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:Mary Ward
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 11 Jun 1851
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: later writer
Religion: Anglican
Country of origin: born in Australia of English parents
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Henri Frederic Amiel
Title: Journal Intime
Genre: Autobiog / Diary
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: in French
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 24049  
Source - Print  
  Author: Janet Penrose Trevelyan
  Editor: n/a
  Title: The Life of Mrs Humphry Ward
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1923
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 43
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Janet Penrose Trevelyan, The Life of Mrs Humphry Ward (London, 1923), p. 43,, accessed: 28 January 2023

Additional comments:

read in order to translate



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