Master of Ballantrae, The

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Master of Ballantrae, The

Reading experience
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"The remainder of the evening was given over to R.L. Stevenson & his work. [the format of the evening"s discussion on the question of whether Stevenson"s work will live is explained] To enable us to review his work readings were given as under from the Essays - "An Apology for Idlers" by Alfred vice Janet Rawlings Poems - "Christmas at Sea" "Tropic Rain" "Vagabond" [all read by] Mrs W.H. Smith Travel Books - "Travels with a Donkey" by E.E. Unwin Novels - "Master of Ballantrae" by H.M. Wallis Letters - Mr & Mrs Evans. [some remarks on songs sung by various members] It is difficult for any one to sum up the results of the discussion - it was soon apparent that to some members his essays were the one & only thing worth having, to others his stories, "Treasure Island", "Island Nights Entertainments" & so on reveal his greatness: to others, his letters are the thing & so one might proceed".

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wallis, Henry Marriage
Born in 2016

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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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Wallis, Henry Marriage
Related place
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"Vagabond" [all read by] Mrs W.H. Smith
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Master of Ballantrae, The

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"The remainder of the evening was given over to R.L. Stevenson & his work. [the format of the evening"s discussion on the question of whether Stevenson"s work will live is explained] To enable us to review his work readings were given as under from the Essays - "An Apology for Idlers" by Alfred vice Janet Rawlings Poems - "Christmas at Sea" "Tropic Rain" "Vagabond" [all read by] Mrs W.H. Smith Travel Books - "Travels with a Donkey" by E.E. Unwin Novels - "Master of Ballantrae" by H.M. Wallis Letters - Mr & Mrs Evans. [some remarks on songs sung by various members] It is difficult for any one to sum up the results of the discussion - it was soon apparent that to some members his essays were the one & only thing worth having, to others his stories, "Treasure Island", "Island Nights Entertainments" & so on reveal his greatness: to others, his letters are the thing & so one might proceed".

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Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
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TPR211 Reading

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Wallis, Henry Marriage
Born in 2016

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Date of Reading Experience
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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).

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 2019/11/18 19:57:50

Related place
England
Related people
Wallis, Henry Marriage
Related place
England
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from the Essays - "An Apology for Idlers" by Alfred vice Janet Rawlings
Poems - "Christmas at Sea"
"Tropic Rain"
"Vagabond" [all read by] Mrs W.H. Smith
Travel Books - "Travels with a Donkey" by E.E. Unwin
Novels - "Master of Ballantrae" by H.M. Wallis
Letters - Mr &amp; Mrs Evans.

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