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Record 12087

Reading Experience:

'February 12. J. [Middleton Murry] read the Tchehov [sic] aloud. I had read one of the stories myself and it seemed to me nothing. But read aloud it was a masterpiece. How was that?'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 12 Feb 1922
Country: France
Time: n/a
Place: city: Paris
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:J. Middleton Murry
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 6 Aug 1889
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: critic
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Katherine Mansfield
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Anton Chekhov
Title: unknown
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 12087  
Source - Print  
  Author: Katherine Mansfield
  Editor: J. Middleton Murry
  Title: Journal of Katherine Mansfield
  Place of Publication: Hamburg, Paris, Bologna
  Date of Publication: 1935
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 251
  Additional comments: Journal entry for 12 February, 1922

Citation: Katherine Mansfield, J. Middleton Murry (ed.), Journal of Katherine Mansfield (Hamburg, Paris, Bologna, 1935), p. 251,, accessed: 21 February 2024

Additional comments:



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