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Record 3524

Reading Experience:

'I think Algernon's article is quite first rate, about the best thing he ever wrote. It is at once individual and sane - don't you think so?'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 27 Oct 1916
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:John Bailey
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Unknown/NA
Occupation: n/a
Religion: n/a
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:

Title: Quarterly Review
Genre: Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: an issue of 1916
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 3524  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: John Bailey
  Title: Correspondence from various correspondents with Prothero
  Location: National Library of Scotland
  Call no: John Murray Archive, MS 472A
  Page/folio: n/a

Citation: John Bailey, Correspondence from various correspondents with Prothero National Library of Scotland, p. John Murray Archive, MS 472A,, accessed: 21 May 2024

Additional comments:

This letter is in a folder in the John Murray Archive, of correspondents with Prothero with surnames BAI to CRO. All letters are loose. The NLS was, at the time of writing, in the process of recataloguing the John Murray Archive. All MS call numbers should therefore be checked at source.



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