Sacred and Profane Love

Reading experience

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Sacred and Profane Love

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"I comforted myself last night when I couldn"t sleep, by reading those truly wonderful passages about the shells and sea -nymphs in Sacred and Profane Love. What miraculous beauty."

Source

Selected letters of Edith Sitwell

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Sitwell, Edith
Aged 53 [Experience in 1940, born in 1887]

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Date of Reading Experience
December 23 1940
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
This is an extract fom a letter to Sacheverall Sitwell dated Christmas Eve 1940 at a time of air raids and a pending law case (libel). Sacheverall described Sacred and Profane Love as the first of his 'travel books of the spirit, explorations in the main of art and artists and reflections that arise from these aesthetic journeys'.

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:

Selected letters of Edith Sitwell
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/79396
Accessed on 2020/09/18 11:03:19

Related place
England
Related people
Sitwell, Edith
Related text or manuscript
Selected letters of Edith Sitwell
Related place
England
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Sacred and Profane Love

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-21813

Evidence

"I comforted myself last night when I couldn"t sleep, by reading those truly wonderful passages about the shells and sea -nymphs in Sacred and Profane Love. What miraculous beauty."

Source

Selected letters of Edith Sitwell

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Sitwell, Edith
Aged 53 [Experience in 1940, born in 1887]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
December 23 1940
Time of Reading Experience
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England
EuRED : emotions
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Notes
This is an extract fom a letter to Sacheverall Sitwell dated Christmas Eve 1940 at a time of air raids and a pending law case (libel). Sacheverall described Sacred and Profane Love as the first of his 'travel books of the spirit, explorations in the main of art and artists and reflections that arise from these aesthetic journeys'.

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:

Selected letters of Edith Sitwell
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/79396
Accessed on 2020/09/18 11:03:19

Related place
England
Related people
Sitwell, Edith
Related text or manuscript
Selected letters of Edith Sitwell
Related place
England
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