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Record 6977

Reading Experience:

'He [Waugh] told me he expected the book to keep on selling. You might give him to understand that the eyes of Europe are upon him at this crisis, and point out to him the recent remarkable reviews in the Daily News and the Graphic, as mines of quotation.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 23 Oct 1908 and 8 Jan 1909
Country: unknown
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: unknown
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Title: n/a
Genre: Essays / Criticism, reviews
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper, Serial / periodical
Publication details: 1908-9
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 6977  
Source - Print  
  Author: Arnold Bennett
  Editor: James Hepburn
  Title: Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol I: Letters to J.B. Pinker
  Place of Publication: London: Oxford University Press
  Date of Publication: 1966
  Vol: 1
  Page: 118
  Additional comments: In a letter to J.B. Pinker from Hotel Belvedere, 8 Jan 1909

Citation: Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol I: Letters to J.B. Pinker (London: Oxford University Press, 1966), 1, p. 118,, accessed: 02 June 2023

Additional comments:



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