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Record 6366

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'I learnt with interest all about David and read Browning's "Saul" with "an intelligent scripture mistess".'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1900 and 1902
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: other location: at school
   
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:Gwen Raverat
Age Child (0-17)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 1885
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: don's daughter
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author:
Title: Bible, The
Genre: Bible
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: read in situ
read at school

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 6366  
Source - Print  
  Author: Gwen Raverat
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Period Piece
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1952
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 229
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Gwen Raverat, Period Piece (London, 1952), p. 229, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=6366, accessed: 01 June 2023

Additional comments:

 

 

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