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Record 5598

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'I have been reading the Banquet of Plato. When you come here I will read it to you.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Apr 1889 and 30 Apr 1889
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:Sir Walter Raleigh
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 5 Sep 1861
Socio-economic group: Gentry
Occupation: n/a
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: n/a
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: Plato
Title: Banquet
Genre: Classics
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 5598  
Source - Print  
  Author: Sir Walter Raleigh
  Editor: n/a
  Title: The Letters of Sir Walter Raleigh 1879-1922
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1926
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 143
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Sir Walter Raleigh, The Letters of Sir Walter Raleigh 1879-1922 (London, 1926), p. 143, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=5598, accessed: 31 January 2023

Additional comments:

 

 

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