Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Reading experience

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Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21860

Evidence

"I remembered once, years before, when I was a child of thirteen, listening in half-fascinated terror to a mistress at St. Monica"s reading ""Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came"":"

Source

Testament of Youth

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)


Listener
Brittain, Vera

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
December 29 1906 - December 28 1907
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
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EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
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EuRED : lighting
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Notes
Vera Brittain was reminded of this reading experience when, during her nursing career in France in 1918, she was spending a day off duty with her friend Hope Milroy. They were lost amongst sandhills near Camiers, within sight of a deserted watchtower. She goes on to quote some lines from the poem.

How to cite this record

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Testament of Youth
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/79474
Accessed on 2020/08/07 17:42:41

Related place
England
Related people
Brittain, Vera
Related text or manuscript
Testament of Youth
Related place
England
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Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21860

Evidence

"I remembered once, years before, when I was a child of thirteen, listening in half-fascinated terror to a mistress at St. Monica"s reading ""Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came"":"

Source

Testament of Youth

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)


Listener
Brittain, Vera

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
December 29 1906 - December 28 1907
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF3
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Vera Brittain was reminded of this reading experience when, during her nursing career in France in 1918, she was spending a day off duty with her friend Hope Milroy. They were lost amongst sandhills near Camiers, within sight of a deserted watchtower. She goes on to quote some lines from the poem.

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:

Testament of Youth
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/79474
Accessed on 2020/08/07 17:42:41

Related place
England
Related people
Brittain, Vera
Related text or manuscript
Testament of Youth
Related place
England
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