[penny dreadfuls]

Reading experience

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[penny dreadfuls]

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I suffered very much in that shop through all the summer months. At that time we went to live at Malmaison and it was heartrending to think of George and Alfred [reader"s brothers] playing Scouts and Indians in the park there whilst I sat hidden away in a musty corner behind the cash desk, in semi darkness near the hot irons, crouched on a small stool for days on end in the ?dead season? with nothing to do. Outside the rue Castiglione flamed in broiling sun. I spent the time reading so called ?penny dreadfuls?: Deadwood Dick, Buffalo Bill and others. In my murky corner I lived many perilous adventures and many hair-raising escapes. I was the hero and so forgot to grow lachrymal. This was the beginning of my literary education and my first taste for books. My crowning moment was when I succeeded in winning a Sunday school first prize, R. L. Stevenson?s ?Treasure Island?".

Source


Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Vanson, Arthur
Born in 1884

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Notes
This material Copyright Andrew Neill Vanson Moore, and Shirley Frances Gould-Smith.

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Accessed on 2019/10/17 12:04:04

Related place
France
Related people
Vanson, Arthur
Related place
France
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[penny dreadfuls]

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"I suffered very much in that shop through all the summer months. At that time we went to live at Malmaison and it was heartrending to think of George and Alfred [reader"s brothers] playing Scouts and Indians in the park there whilst I sat hidden away in a musty corner behind the cash desk, in semi darkness near the hot irons, crouched on a small stool for days on end in the ?dead season? with nothing to do. Outside the rue Castiglione flamed in broiling sun. I spent the time reading so called ?penny dreadfuls?: Deadwood Dick, Buffalo Bill and others. In my murky corner I lived many perilous adventures and many hair-raising escapes. I was the hero and so forgot to grow lachrymal. This was the beginning of my literary education and my first taste for books. My crowning moment was when I succeeded in winning a Sunday school first prize, R. L. Stevenson?s ?Treasure Island?".

Source


Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Vanson, Arthur
Born in 1884

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
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EuRED : experience frequency
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Place of reading experience
France
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
This material Copyright Andrew Neill Vanson Moore, and Shirley Frances Gould-Smith.

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:


http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/66557
Accessed on 2019/10/17 12:04:04

Related place
France
Related people
Vanson, Arthur
Related place
France
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