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Record 6024

Reading Experience:

'When Middleton Murry attacked George Moore in an editorial of the "Adelphi" in April 1924, he [Arnold Bennett] wrote a very strong letter of protest, and rightly: Murry's piece, "Wrap me up in my Aubusson Carpet", had been a characteristically emotional and unbalanced attack . . .'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Apr 1924 and 30 Apr 1924
Country: England and France
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/reviewer
Religion: Christian
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England and France
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: John Middleton Murry
Title: Wrap me up in my Aubusson Carpet
Genre: Essays / Criticism
Form of Text: Print: Serial / periodical
Publication details: "Adelphi", April 1924
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 6024  
Source - Print  
  Author: Margaret Drabble
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Arnold Bennett
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1974
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 288
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Margaret Drabble, Arnold Bennett (London, 1974), p. 288,, accessed: 16 April 2024

Additional comments:



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