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Record 5858

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Continuing the arrangement of Plates for Grainger and have met with several anecdotes worth noting [on Elizabeth I, CharlesII, Nell Gwynne, and Arabella Churchill].'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 11 Sep 1832
Country: America
Time: morning
afternoon
daytime: all day
Place: city: Bridesburgh, Pensylvania.
other location: Mr Dunn's house
   
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:William Richard Grahame
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 16 Apr 1807
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Lawyer
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: Scotland
Country of experience: America
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: James Granger
Title: A Biographical History of England ... Adapted to a
Genre: History, Biography, Arts / architecture
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: borrowed (private library)

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 5858  
Source - Print  
  Author: William Richard Grahame
  Editor: Fred B. Grahame
  Title: The Diary of W.R.Grahame in the United States and Canada
  Place of Publication: Dundas
  Date of Publication: 1989
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 99
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: William Richard Grahame, Fred B. Grahame (ed.), The Diary of W.R.Grahame in the United States and Canada (Dundas, 1989), p. 99, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=5858, accessed: 26 January 2022

Additional comments:

 

 

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