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Record 4717

Reading Experience:

'[Lady Frances Balfour's] father and mother both read poetry aloud ...'
Century: 1800-1849, 1850-1899
Date: Between 30 May 1824 and 25 May 1878
Country: n/a
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:Elizabeth Georgiana Leveson-Gower
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 30 May 1824
Socio-economic group: Royalty / aristocracy
Occupation: Society Hostess
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: Scotland
Country of experience: n/a
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Title: poetry
Genre: Poetry
Form of Text:
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 4717  
Source - Print  
  Author: Kate Flint
  Editor: n/a
  Title: The Woman Reader 1837-1914
  Place of Publication: Oxford
  Date of Publication: 1993
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 213
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Kate Flint, The Woman Reader 1837-1914 (Oxford, 1993), p. 213,, accessed: 01 July 2022

Additional comments:



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