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Record 3215

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
My taste for light reading was diminished, yet works of fiction were not all abandoned. The beautiful productions of Miss Edgeworth's pen were fascinating, and there were some of the old-school novels I could not give up.
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1813 and 31 Dec 1813
Country: n/a
Time: n/a
Place: location in dwelling: home
   
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:Anne Lutton
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 16 Dec 1791
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: n/a
Religion: Church of England
Country of origin: Ireland
Country of experience: n/a
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Maria Edgeworth
Title: n/a
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 3215  
Source - Print  
  Author: Anne Lutton
  Editor: J.H. Wescott
  Title: Memorials of a Consecrated Life
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1882
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 38
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Anne Lutton, J.H. Wescott (ed.), Memorials of a Consecrated Life (London, 1882), p. 38, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=3215, accessed: 21 January 2022

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