[poems]

Reading experience

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[poems]

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"The members then considered Bret Harte & his work. The committee overwhelmed by the inability (through health & other unavoidable circumstances) of 3 members to introduce the [underlined] Man [end underlining] to the Club boldly inaugurated a new procedure & in the capable hands of C.I. Evans became a great success [this was for every member to furnish some facts about him - these are redacted] We then had some readings from his works "The Waif of the Plains" by Miss Wallis "Luck of Roaring Camp" by Mrs Rawlings This last was the short story with which he leaped into fame as a short-story writer of Western mining life. Mr Evans read a story from the published biography - a book that seemed well worth reading, & Mrs Unwin read two of his poems. Other members read poems & the discussion upon his work was continued. To many of us - the Secretary is one of these - the evening introduced us to a new novelist - we had heard of the short poems - "Jim" & "In the Tunnel" but The Luck of Roaring Camp & his other prose work are surely worthy to rank with the best."

Source


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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Unwin, Ursula
Born in ;;;;;;;;

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
October 27 1916
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
Material by kind permission of the XII Book Club. For further information and permission to quote this source, contact the Reading Experience Database (http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/contacts.php).

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Related place
England
Related people
Unwin, Ursula
Related place
England
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"Luck of Roaring Camp" by Mrs Rawlings
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[poems]

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"The members then considered Bret Harte & his work. The committee overwhelmed by the inability (through health & other unavoidable circumstances) of 3 members to introduce the [underlined] Man [end underlining] to the Club boldly inaugurated a new procedure & in the capable hands of C.I. Evans became a great success [this was for every member to furnish some facts about him - these are redacted] We then had some readings from his works "The Waif of the Plains" by Miss Wallis "Luck of Roaring Camp" by Mrs Rawlings This last was the short story with which he leaped into fame as a short-story writer of Western mining life. Mr Evans read a story from the published biography - a book that seemed well worth reading, & Mrs Unwin read two of his poems. Other members read poems & the discussion upon his work was continued. To many of us - the Secretary is one of these - the evening introduced us to a new novelist - we had heard of the short poems - "Jim" & "In the Tunnel" but The Luck of Roaring Camp & his other prose work are surely worthy to rank with the best."

Source


Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR211 Reading

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Unwin, Ursula
Born in ;;;;;;;;

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
October 27 1916
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Material by kind permission of the XII Book Club. For further information and permission to quote this source, contact the Reading Experience Database (http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/contacts.php).

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:


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Accessed on 2020/01/18 16:28:58

Related place
England
Related people
Unwin, Ursula
Related place
England
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"The Waif of the Plains" by Miss Wallis
"Luck of Roaring Camp" by Mrs Rawlings
This last was the short story with which he leaped into fame as a short-story writer of Western mining life.
Mr Evans read a story from the published biography - a book that seemed well worth reading, &amp; Mrs Unwin read two of his poems. Other members read poems &amp; the discussion upon his work was continued. To many of us - the Secretary is one of these - the evening introduced us to a new novelist - we had heard of the short poems  - "Jim" &amp; "In the Tunnel" but The Luck of Roaring Camp &amp; his other prose work are surely worthy to rank with the best."</ptr>
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