The Observer

Reading experience

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The Observer

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"I shall never speak to Squire again. I never read anything like it for sheer idiocy."

Source

The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO17
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Sackville-West, Vita
Aged 36 [Experience in 1928, born in 1892]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
October 21 1928
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
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Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
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Notes
In a footnote the editors explain that J.C. Squire had called Virginia Woolf's book 'Orlando', published 11 October 1928, 'a pleasant trifle' in his review in the Observer.

How to cite this record

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The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/73196
Accessed on 2019/11/23 02:24:24

Related place
England
Related people
Sackville-West, Vita
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf
Related place
England
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The Observer

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-18164

Evidence

"I shall never speak to Squire again. I never read anything like it for sheer idiocy."

Source

The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO17
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Sackville-West, Vita
Aged 36 [Experience in 1928, born in 1892]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
October 21 1928
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
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Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
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Notes
In a footnote the editors explain that J.C. Squire had called Virginia Woolf's book 'Orlando', published 11 October 1928, 'a pleasant trifle' in his review in the Observer.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/73196
Accessed on 2019/11/23 02:24:24

Related place
England
Related people
Sackville-West, Vita
Related text or manuscript
The Letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf
Related place
England
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