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Record 2437

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
When I was at any time from home, she would not pray in the Family, though she could not endure to be without it. She would privately talk to the servants, and read good books to them.
Century: 1600-1699
Date: Until: 14 Jun 1681
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:Margaret Baxter
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Clergy (includes all denominations)
Occupation: wife of minister
Religion: Protestant
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
servants
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author:
Title: [unknown]
Genre: n/a
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 2437  
Source - Print  
  Author: Richard Baxter
  Editor: n/a
  Title: A breviate of the life of Margaret, the daughter of Francis Charlton ... and wife of Richard Baxter ... : there is also published the character of her mother, truly described in her published funeral sermon, reprinted at her daughters request
  Place of Publication: n/a
  Date of Publication: 1681
  Vol: n/a
  Page: [79]
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Richard Baxter, A breviate of the life of Margaret, the daughter of Francis Charlton ... and wife of Richard Baxter ... : there is also published the character of her mother, truly described in her published funeral sermon, reprinted at her daughters request (1681), p. [79], http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=2437, accessed: 24 September 2022

Additional comments:

 

 

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