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Record 17415

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'How soon are you going to use that contribution by my friend Miss Pauline Smith? I think that last week?s issue was an excellent one.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 29 Jul 1915
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
   
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, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author:
Title: New Statesman
Genre: Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: July 1915
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 17415  
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: 368
  Additional comments: In a letter from Arnold Bennett to John Squire, dated July 29th 1915, from Comarques

Citation: Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.II 1889-1915 (London: Oxford University Press, 1968), II, p. 368, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=17415, accessed: 09 June 2023

Additional comments:

Pauline Smith's story 'The Sisters' appeared in the New Statesman on 21 August, 1915

 

 

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