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Record Number: 11056


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'Lines on the Death of the Hon. G.C. Canning' 'Though short thy span of Heaven's unimpeached decrees...'

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 1 Jan 1829 and 31 Dec 1831

Country:

England

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:

Reading Group:

Beanlands group

Age:

Unknown

Gender:

Unknown

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

Anne and John Beanlands of Bingley

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

England

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

George Canning

Title:

Epitaph: George Charles Canning

Genre:

Poetry

Form of Text:

Unknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

11056

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

n/a

Title:

Commonplace Book

Location:

British Library

Call No:

Add MSS. GO515

Page/Folio:

f. 7b

Additional Information:

n/a

Citation:

Beanlands family , Commonplace Book, British Library, Add MSS. GO515, f. 7b, http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/UK/record_details.php?id=11056, accessed: 14 June 2024


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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