William Beatty-Kingston in Vienna - late 19th Century

from Music and manners; personal reminiscences and sketches of character, page 42:

The fun and riot [for the Fools Festival] continued till an early hour in the morning, when groups of acquaintances adjourned to the various cafes, to "see it out" with punch and grog, singing and shouting, cigars and coffee.

cite as

William Beatty-Kingston, Music and manners; personal reminiscences and sketches of character, volume 2 (London, 1887), p. 42. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1452081793642 accessed: 4 December, 2021

location of experience: Vienna

Listeners

William Beatty-Kingston
journalist, Librettist, memoirist, Translation
1837-1900

Experience Information

Date/Time late 19th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 12:03:13 +0000
Approved on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 10:20:37 +0000