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Record Number: 32239


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'I do not know whether you touch C. Voysey's writings. I was pleased with his last discourse, "Man the only Revelation of God".'

Century:

1850-1899

Date:

Until: 26 Feb 1873

Country:

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Time

n/a

Place:

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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:

Fanny Allen

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

n/a

Occupation:

n/a

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

n/a

Country of Experience:

n/a

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

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Charles Voysey

Title:

Man the only Revelation of God

Genre:

Sermon

Form of Text:

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

n/a


Source Information:

Record ID:

32239

Source:

Print

Author:

n/a

Editor:

Henrietta Litchfield

Title:

Emma Darwin: A Century of Family Letters, 1792-1896

Place of Publication:

New York

Date of Publication:

1915

Vol:

2

Page:

211

Additional Comments:

Letter from Fanny Allen to her niece Emma Darwin, 26 February 1873

Citation:

Henrietta Litchfield (ed.), Emma Darwin: A Century of Family Letters, 1792-1896, (New York, 1915), 2, p. 211, http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/UK/record_details.php?id=32239, accessed: 25 June 2024


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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