Dictionary of National Biography

Reading experience

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Dictionary of National Biography

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-11403

Evidence

"The [reference room of the public library] was almost airless, catarrhal from the fumes of the coke-stove, musty and dusty from the half-mouldering, out-of-date sets of ""The Encyclopedia Britannica"" and the ""Dictionary of National Biography"". We took down pages and pages of what, in the end, proved to be quite useless notes on the lives of Gustavus Adolphus and Richelieu..."

Source

Wednesday Early Closing

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR210 Read in

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Nicholson, Norman
Aged 17 [Experience in 1931, born in 1914]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1931
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT112
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF1
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


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Wednesday Early Closing
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Accessed on 2019/10/20 15:33:52

Related place
England
Related people
Nicholson, Norman
Related text or manuscript
Wednesday Early Closing
Related place
England
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?itemComments

Dictionary of National Biography

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-11403

Evidence

"The [reference room of the public library] was almost airless, catarrhal from the fumes of the coke-stove, musty and dusty from the half-mouldering, out-of-date sets of ""The Encyclopedia Britannica"" and the ""Dictionary of National Biography"". We took down pages and pages of what, in the end, proved to be quite useless notes on the lives of Gustavus Adolphus and Richelieu..."

Source

Wednesday Early Closing

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR210 Read in

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Nicholson, Norman
Aged 17 [Experience in 1931, born in 1914]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
1931
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT112
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF1
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Wednesday Early Closing
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Accessed on 2019/10/20 15:33:52

Related place
England
Related people
Nicholson, Norman
Related text or manuscript
Wednesday Early Closing
Related place
England
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