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Record 18654

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Read the "Badge" It won't hurt you --or only very little. Crane-ibn-Crane el Yankee is all right. The man sees the outside of many things and the inside of some.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Jan 1895 and 7 Jan 1898
Country: Unknown probably England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
   
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:Joseph Conrad
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 3 Dec 1857
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Master mariner and author
Religion: originally Polish Catholic, by now agnostic/atheist
Country of origin: Poland
Country of experience: Unknown probably England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Stephen Crane
Title: The Red Badge of Courage
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 1895 D. Appleton and Co. New York. Serialised in newspaper late 1894. Details of first British edition not known
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 18654  
Source - Print  
  Author: Joseph Conrad
  Editor: Frederick R. Karl (and Laurence Davies)
  Title: The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 2, 1898-1902
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 1986
  Vol: 2
  Page: 4
  Additional comments: Letter from Joseph Conrad to R.B.Cunninghame Graham, Stanford-le-Hope 7 January 1898

Citation: Joseph Conrad, Frederick R. Karl (and Laurence Davies) (ed.), The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 2, 1898-1902 (Cambridge, 1986), 2, p. 4, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=18654, accessed: 24 August 2019

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