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Record 8708

Reading Experience:

'Six weeks since I received your letter! ... I have no great interest in the theory of our sacred art.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: Between 1 Dec 1895 and 31 Dec 1895
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
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.
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: George Sturt
Title: letter
Genre: Essays / Criticism, Letter
Form of Text: Manuscript: Letter
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 8708  
Source - Print  
  Author: Margaret Drabble
  Editor: n/a
  Title: Arnold Bennett
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1974
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 61
  Additional comments: Letter to Sturt, 28 January 1896.

Citation: Margaret Drabble, Arnold Bennett (London, 1974), p. 61,, accessed: 20 June 2024

Additional comments:

Secondary source.



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