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Record 582

Reading Experience:

I wrote out of the Monthly Review, an anecdote of Dr Franklin's [surgeon?] who said that the [king?] was the only gentleman in the kingdom. I began to make an index to this journal.
Century: 1700-1799
Date: 3 Mar 1797
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: other location: at Miss Haynes
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:Joseph Hunter
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Male
Date of Birth Feb 1783
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: schoolboy
Religion: Presbyterian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Title: Monthly Review
Genre: Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 582  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Joseph Hunter
  Title: Journal
  Location: British Library
  Call no: 24879
  Page/folio: f. 1r

Citation: Joseph Hunter, Journal British Library, p. 24879, p. f. 1r,, accessed: 09 February 2023

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