The Scarlet Pimpernel

Reading experience

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The Scarlet Pimpernel

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

in "The Scarlet Pimpernel" there was the key line, "That demmed elusive Pimpernel"; and, of course, "demmed" would never do, so Mother substituted "awful". I think she deliberately chose a word which did not scan and which obviously was not the original one... "The Scarlet Pimpernel", incidentally, was another great favourite of Mother"s...

Source

Mrs Beer's House

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Beer, Harriet
Born in ;;;;;;;;;;;

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Date of Reading Experience
1925 - 1935
Time of Reading Experience
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England
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Notes


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Accessed on 2019/09/17 17:02:49

Related place
England
Related people
Beer, Harriet
Related text or manuscript
Mrs Beer's House
Related place
England
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-2213

Evidence

in "The Scarlet Pimpernel" there was the key line, "That demmed elusive Pimpernel"; and, of course, "demmed" would never do, so Mother substituted "awful". I think she deliberately chose a word which did not scan and which obviously was not the original one... "The Scarlet Pimpernel", incidentally, was another great favourite of Mother"s...

Source

Mrs Beer's House

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Beer, Harriet
Born in ;;;;;;;;;;;

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Date of Reading Experience
1925 - 1935
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
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EuRED : experience frequency
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England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes


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:

Mrs Beer's House
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/79970
Accessed on 2019/09/17 17:02:49

Related place
England
Related people
Beer, Harriet
Related text or manuscript
Mrs Beer's House
Related place
England
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