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Record 28906

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Thank you for your little book of innermost thoughts.[...] And you have proved your excellent humanity by the manner and matter of your essays.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 11 Jun 1923 and 22 Nov 1923
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Bishopsbourne
county: Kent
specific address: Oswalds
   
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: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Christopher Morley
Title: Inward Ho!
Genre: Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Book, Pamphlet
Publication details: Garden City: Doubleday Page, 1923
Provenance: owned
sent by author

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 28906  
Source - Print  
  Author: Joseph Conrad
  Editor: Laurence Davies and Gene M. Moore
  Title: The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924
  Place of Publication: Cambridge
  Date of Publication: 2008
  Vol: 8
  Page: 229-30
  Additional comments: Letter from Joseph Conrad to Christopher Morley, 22 November 1923, Oswalds.

Citation: Joseph Conrad, Laurence Davies and Gene M. Moore (ed.), The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924 (Cambridge, 2008), 8, p. 229-30, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=28906, accessed: 06 December 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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