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Record 24499

Reading Experience:

I have read 'Roasted Angels' and I now return it. It is a very unusual and even a very remarkable play. It is full of wit and fancy and most admirably written. I should like to know who H. Hamer is. He, or she, must have been writing for quite some little time.
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Until: 29 May 1922
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: 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: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)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: H Hamer [anon]
Title: Roasted Angels
Genre: Drama, Geography / Travel, Reference / General works
Form of Text:
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: borrowed (other)
sent to him


Source Information:

Record ID: 24499  
Source - Print  
  Author: Arnold Bennett
  Editor: James Hepburn
  Title: Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931
  Place of Publication: London: Oxford University Press
  Date of Publication: 1970
  Vol: III
  Page: 164
  Additional comments: In a letter from Arnold Bennett to Edith Sitwell, [from 12B George Street], dated 29th May 1922

Citation: Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol.III 1916 -1931 (London: Oxford University Press, 1970), III, p. 164,, accessed: 04 June 2023

Additional comments:

author (unknown ) said to be H Hamer



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