The Breaking Point

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The Breaking Point

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I got the play [""The Breaking Point""] at 9 this morning. I"ve shut myself up with it at once and I won"t come out of the room. I will see no one, will let no word or thing come between it and me till I"ve written to you." Hence follow five pages of commentary and praise.

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Conrad, Joseph
Aged 49 [Experience in 1906, born in 1857]

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November 17 1906
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Notes
'The Breaking Point' was censored for public performance but published in 1907 (London: Duckworth) see fn.2 p.375 of source text.

How to cite this record

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78881
Accessed on 2020/10/26 10:23:00

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907
Related place
England
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The Breaking Point

Reading experience
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ukred-21520

Evidence

"I got the play [""The Breaking Point""] at 9 this morning. I"ve shut myself up with it at once and I won"t come out of the room. I will see no one, will let no word or thing come between it and me till I"ve written to you." Hence follow five pages of commentary and praise.

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907

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TST4
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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Conrad, Joseph
Aged 49 [Experience in 1906, born in 1857]

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Date of Reading Experience
November 17 1906
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
'The Breaking Point' was censored for public performance but published in 1907 (London: Duckworth) see fn.2 p.375 of source text.

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 Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78881
Accessed on 2020/10/26 10:23:00

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 3, 1903-1907
Related place
England
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