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Record 5804

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
'Intellectually, he seems to have been most concerned with the affairs of Middleton Murry's new periodical, the "Adelphi". . . . doesn't like Murry's layout and advertising. . .criticized Middleton Murry's editorials about his late wife Katherine Mansfield. . . . Bennett's letters about this problem are a model of tact . . .'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: 10 Sep 1923
Country: England and France
Time: n/a
Place: other location: sailing off the south coast of England
   
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/reviewer
Religion: Christian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England and France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: Mioddleton Murry
Title: Adelphi, The
Genre: Fiction, Essays / Criticism, Poetry, Autobiog / Diary, Unknown
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: first issue, June 1923
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 5804  
Source - Print  
  Author: Margaret Drabble
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Arnold Bennett
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1974
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 283
  Additional comments: author's note: Letter from A.B. to John Middleton Murry of 10 September 1923, in Letters, vol. 3.

Citation: Margaret Drabble, Arnold Bennett (London, 1974), p. 283, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=5804, accessed: 19 June 2024

Additional comments:

 

 

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