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Record 595

Reading Experience:

Manuscript list of 'The Proverbs & c in this Book' (in Dawson's hand) has been bound into the rear of the book.
Century: 1700-1799
Date: Between 1731 and 1765
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
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:John Dawson
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1692
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: excise officer
Religion: Church of England
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:

Author: Nathan Bailey
Title: Universal Etymological Dictionary
Genre: Miscellany / Anthology, Reference / General works
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 595  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: John Dawson
  Title: The Library of John Dawson
  Location: Hackney Archives Centre, London
  Call no: N/A
  Page/folio: N/A

Citation: John Dawson, The Library of John Dawson Hackney Archives Centre, London, p. N/A, p. N/A,, accessed: 07 February 2023

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