A Passage to India

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A Passage to India

Reading experience
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Evidence

"Spender cut his tobacco allowance down to one pipeful a day in order to take with him Tolstoy"s ""War and Peace"" and Forster"s ""A Passage to India"". These were a great boon to us in our few bouts of bad weather,though Tilman and I felt ourselves morally obliged to pay with tobacco for the luxury of reading."

Source

Blank on the Map: in The Six Mountain Travel Books

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Details of ages of the three documented readers in the 'reading group' have not been entered here though they are available as cross reference to other records where members are cited individually as readers. Their professions are entered together in one field and their socio economic groups were the same.`The team also had available Tolstoy's ""War and Peace"".

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/73583
Accessed on 2020/01/25 09:15:51

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Pakistan
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Blank on the Map: in The Six Mountain Travel Books
Related place
Pakistan
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A Passage to India

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-18379

Evidence

"Spender cut his tobacco allowance down to one pipeful a day in order to take with him Tolstoy"s ""War and Peace"" and Forster"s ""A Passage to India"". These were a great boon to us in our few bouts of bad weather,though Tilman and I felt ourselves morally obliged to pay with tobacco for the luxury of reading."

Source

Blank on the Map: in The Six Mountain Travel Books

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Details of ages of the three documented readers in the 'reading group' have not been entered here though they are available as cross reference to other records where members are cited individually as readers. Their professions are entered together in one field and their socio economic groups were the same.`The team also had available Tolstoy's ""War and Peace"".

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:

Blank on the Map: in The Six Mountain Travel Books
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/73583
Accessed on 2020/01/25 09:15:51

Related place
Pakistan
Related person
Related text or manuscript
Blank on the Map: in The Six Mountain Travel Books
Related place
Pakistan
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