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Record 6942

Reading Experience:

[Lehmann's novel "Dusty Answer" has a structure] 'possibly derived from May Sinclair's bleak and brilliant portrait of misguided self sacrifice, "Life and Death of Harriet Frean", which Rosamond read on its publication in 1922 and much admired'.
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Jan 1922 and 31 Dec 1922
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:Rosamond Lehmann
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 3 Feb 1901
Socio-economic group: Professional / academic / merchant / farmer
Occupation: writer
Religion: unknown
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: May Sinclair
Title: Life and Death of Harriet Frean
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 1st edition
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 6942  
Source - Print  
  Author: Selina Hastings
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Rosamond Lehmann
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 2002
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 91
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Selina Hastings, Rosamond Lehmann (London, 2002), p. 91,, accessed: 20 June 2024

Additional comments:



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