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Record Number: 11081


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'The following imperfect translation of a song to the Sovereign of Khiama may serve as a specimen of the poetry of the Africans - Landor'

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 1 Jan 1831 and 31 Dec 1833

Country:

n/a

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:

Bowly group

Age:

Unknown

Gender:

Unknown

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

Unknown/NA

Occupation:

n/a

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

n/a

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

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Richard Lander

Title:

Records of Captain Clapperton's Last Expedition

Genre:

Poetry, Geography / Travel

Form of Text:

Unknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

11081

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

n/a

Title:

Album

Location:

St Clair Collection (private)

Call No:

N/A

Page/Folio:

f. 94a-95a

Additional Information:

n/a

Citation:

Bowly , Album, St Clair Collection (private), N/A, f. 94a-95a, http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/UK/record_details.php?id=11081, accessed: 20 June 2024


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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