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Record 8713

Reading Experience:

'A Mummer's Wife [title in italics] had impressed him very much with its power and its Staffordshire setting.'
Century: 1850-1899, 1900-1945
Date: unknown
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: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 Moore
Title: A Mummer's Wife
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: 1885
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 8713  
Source - Print  
  Author: Frank Swinnerton
  Editor: T O Beachcroft
  Title: Arnold Bennett
  Place of Publication: London
  Date of Publication: 1950
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 12
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Frank Swinnerton, T O Beachcroft (ed.), Arnold Bennett (London, 1950), p. 12,, accessed: 30 May 2023

Additional comments:

Secondary source.



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