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Record Number: 25867


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

I think the 'C.N.' is fine. It is bound to make you respected among those whose respect alone is a comfort in moments of depression. For myself, I have been more impressed by it than by any novel from a new writer for years.

Century:

1900-1945

Date:

Until: 5 Dec 1924

Country:

England

Time

n/a

Place:

city: London

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:

Arnold Bennett

Age:

Adult (18-100+)

Gender:

Male

Date of Birth:

27 May 1867

Socio-Economic Group:

Professional / academic / merchant / farmer

Occupation:

writer/journalist/reviewer

Religion:

Christian

Country of Origin:

England

Country of Experience:

England

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Margaret Kennedy

Title:

The Constant Nymph

Genre:

Fiction

Form of Text:

Print: Book

Publication Details

1924

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

25867

Source:

Print

Author:

Arnold Bennett

Editor:

James Hepburn

Title:

Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931

Place of Publication:

London: Oxford University Press

Date of Publication:

1970

Vol:

III

Page:

231

Additional Comments:

In a letter from Arnold Bennett to Margaret Kennedy, from 75 Cadogan Square, dated 5-12-24

Citation:

Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931 (London: Oxford University Press, 1970), III, p. 231, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=25867, accessed: 19 January 2022


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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