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Record 13046

Reading Experience:

'I slept a little and next morning being Friday amused myself in bed with the Times, the Daily Herald, the New Statesman and Nation, the Times Literary Supplement (which had come on the Thursday but which I had not read) and the delightful Miss Rebecca West in the Daily Telegraph as usual every Friday.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Jan 1932 and 21 Jun 1932
Country: London
Time: morning
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:Cyril Lionel Robert James
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 4 Jan 1901
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Writer
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: Trinidad
Country of experience: London
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Title: newspapers
Genre: journalism
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 13046  
Source - Print  
  Author: Cyril James
  Editor: Nicholas Laughlin
  Title: CLR James: Letters from London
  Place of Publication: Oxford and Trinidad
  Date of Publication: 2003
  Vol: n/a
  Page: n/a
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Cyril James, Nicholas Laughlin (ed.), CLR James: Letters from London (Oxford and Trinidad, 2003),, accessed: 21 January 2022

Additional comments:



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