Riceyman Steps

Reading experience

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Riceyman Steps

Reading experience
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Evidence

"I am wholly delighted with your ""R.[iceyman] S.[teps]. Wholly. You will give me credit for not having missed any special gems but it is the whole achievement as I went from page to page that secured my admiration. [...] I closed the book at 7 in the morning after the shortest sleepless night of my experience [...]"

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924

Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Conrad, Joseph
Aged 66-67 [Experience was between 1923 and 1924, born in 1857]

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Date of Reading Experience
December 20 1923 - January 2 1924
Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
See also letter 20 December 1923 p.249 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 8,1923-1924
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/91288
Accessed on 2020/10/26 02:26:06

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924
Related place
England
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Riceyman Steps

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-28912

Evidence

"I am wholly delighted with your ""R.[iceyman] S.[teps]. Wholly. You will give me credit for not having missed any special gems but it is the whole achievement as I went from page to page that secured my admiration. [...] I closed the book at 7 in the morning after the shortest sleepless night of my experience [...]"

Source

The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Conrad, Joseph
Aged 66-67 [Experience was between 1923 and 1924, born in 1857]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
December 20 1923 - January 2 1924
Time of Reading Experience
EuRED : experience type
EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF2
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
See also letter 20 December 1923 p.249 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 8,1923-1924
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/91288
Accessed on 2020/10/26 02:26:07

Related place
England
Related people
Conrad, Joseph
Related text or manuscript
The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Volume 8,1923-1924
Related place
England
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