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Record 3717

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'[I] sit through the evening with Denny alone generally, often reading a little Italian'.
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Jan 1891 and 30 Jan 1891
Country: Switzerland
Time: evening
Place: city: Davos
   
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 Oliphant
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 4 Apr 1828
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Novelist and Critic
Religion: Free Church
Country of origin: Scotland
Country of experience: Switzerland
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Denny Wilson Oliphant
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author:
Title: [Italian]
Genre: Poetry, Italian
Form of Text: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 3717  
Source - Print  
  Author: Margaret Oliphant
  Editor: Elisabeth Jay
  Title: The Autobiography of Margaret Oliphant
  Place of Publication: Ontario
  Date of Publication: 2002
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 96
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Margaret Oliphant, Elisabeth Jay (ed.), The Autobiography of Margaret Oliphant (Ontario, 2002), p. 96, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=3717, accessed: 20 January 2022

Additional comments:

 

 

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