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Record 7041

Reading Experience:

'I read the scenario of "The Old Wives" Tale.'
Century: 1900-1945
Date: Between 1 Aug 1921 and 29 Sep 1921
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: other location: own yacht
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
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: unknown
Title: Old Wives' Tale, The
Genre: film scenario
Form of Text: Manuscript: Sheet, typescript film scenario
Publication details: film had first public showing in January 1922
Provenance: borrowed (other)
from publisher


Source Information:

Record ID: 7041  
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: 296
  Additional comments: in a letter from Arnold Bennett , 29 September 1921, from Yacht Marie Marguerite

Citation: Arnold Bennett, James Hepburn (ed.), Letters of Arnold Bennett Vol I: Letters to J.B. Pinker (London: Oxford University Press, 1966), 1, p. 296,, accessed: 16 April 2024

Additional comments:



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