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Record 4591

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'. . . Jules Claretie's "L'Histoire de la R?volution de 1870-1871." He says that he "looked at the pictures" in Claretie (though there is little doubt that he read it too). . .'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 27 Jun 1904
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/editor
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: Jules Claretie
Title: L'Histoire de la R?volution de 1870-1871
Genre: History
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 4591  
Source - Print  
  Author: Margaret Drabble
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Arnold Bennett
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1974
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 148
  Additional comments: author's note: 'Journals', entry for 27 June 1904

Citation: Margaret Drabble, Arnold Bennett (London, 1974), p. 148, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=4591, accessed: 23 June 2024

Additional comments:

one of the pictures was the slaughter of the elephants

 

 

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