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Record 18390

Reading Experience:

Thursday 6 July 1933: 'Dinner at Roger's yesterday [...] Roger reading French poetry to Mrs Q[uennell]. & Gloria [Georgia].'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 5 Jul 1933
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:Roger Fry
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1866
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: Art Critic/Painter
Religion: unknown
Country of origin: unknown
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Mrs (Peter) Quennell Georgia Sitwell (wife of Sacheverell Sitwell)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: unknown
Title: 'French poetry'
Genre: Poetry
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 18390  
Source - Print  
  Author: Virginia Woolf
  Editor: Anne Olivier Bell
  Title: The Diary of Virginia Woolf
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1982
  Vol: 4
  Page: 166
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Virginia Woolf, Anne Olivier Bell (ed.), The Diary of Virginia Woolf (London, 1982), 4, p. 166,, accessed: 28 February 2024

Additional comments:



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