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Record 13009

Reading Experience:

'Dear Mr Lane, I must apologise for not returning 'King Noanett'. But I have been so awfully busy lately that I have not had time to finish it. I propose to take it into the country with me & let you have it next week certain.
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Dec 1896 and 31 Dec 1896
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London and 'the country'
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/editor/reviewer
Religion: Christian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Frederic Jessup Stimson
Title: King Noanett:A Story of Old Virginia and the Massachusetts Bay
Genre: Fiction, History
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: London: Lane, 1896
Provenance: borrowed (other)
from publisher


Source Information:

Record ID: 13009  
Source - Print  
  Author: Arnold Bennett
  Editor: James Hepburn
  Title: Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915
  Place of Publication: London: Oxford University Press
  Date of Publication: 1968
  Vol: II
  Page: 73
  Additional comments: Letter from AB to John Lane, dated 23 Dec 96, from 1 Cecil Court, London

Citation: Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915 (London: Oxford University Press, 1968), II, p. 73,, accessed: 20 May 2024

Additional comments:



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