Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 30 January 1932

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"Meeting held at Oakdene, Northcourt Avenue 19.2.32<br/> S. A. Reynolds in the Chair<br/> 1. On the minutes of last meeting read, R. H. Robson declared that he had not made love to his own wife that was another ""Joseph Surface"".<br/> [...]<br/> 4 Geo Burrow then gave a short sketch of Ibsen"s life, his Father a merchant out of mixed Danish Swedish blood & mother a German — his first play produced at Christiana in 1850, but was not published. He was appointed Poet to theatre at Bergen, which meant being ""General Utility"" man, thus gaining a general knowledge of the production of plays - for being refused a Poet"s pension he left Norway for Italy & afterwards moved to Munich. In 1891 he returned to Christiana.<br/> 5 A reading followed from ""The League of Youth"" a satire on politicians. the scene chosen being one in which various attempts to get Bratsberg"s support for one of his financial schemes & on being rebuffed, threatens to [2 un-deciphered words] by disclosing his son"s forgery of his name on a bill.<br/> The cast were:—<br/> Bratsberg    F E Pollard<br/> Monsen    R H Robson<br/> Ringdal    G Burrow<br/> Fjeldbo    H. R Smith<br/> Erik    C. E. Stansfield<br/> Salma [i.e. Selma]    Mrs Robson<br/> Thora    Dorothy Brain<br/> Lundestad    A. Rawlings<br/> Hejre    E. B. Castle<br/> [...]<br/> 7 Readings from Act I and Act IV of The Wild Duck were then given by:—<br/> Werle    F E Pollard<br/> Gregers    R H Robson<br/> Hjalmar [Halmar]    H R Smith<br/> Gina    Mrs Robson<br/> Hedwig [Hedvig]    Dorothy Brain<br/> Riddell [sic] C. E. Stansfield<br/> [...]<br/> 9 C E Stansfield added a note about Peer Gynt which was written in Italy during 1866/67 — a poem written recklessly[?] describing his own youth — a genial philosophical pascal[.]<br/> 10. A general discussion followed"

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It is assumed that it was Sylvanus Reynolds, deputising as secretary, who read out the minutes of the previous meeting.<br/> 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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Reynolds, Sylvanus A.
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4 Geo Burrow then gave a short sketch of Ibsen"s life, his Father a merchant out of mixed Danish 
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S. A. Reynolds in the Chair&lt;br/&gt;
1. On the minutes of last meeting read, R. H. Robson declared that he had not made love to his own 
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[...]&lt;br/&gt;
4 Geo Burrow then gave a short sketch of Ibsen"s life, his Father a merchant out of mixed Danish 
Swedish blood &amp; mother a German — his first play produced at Christiana in 1850, but was not 
published. He was appointed Poet to theatre at Bergen, which meant being ""General Utility"" man, thus 
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5 A reading followed from ""The League of Youth"" a satire on politicians. the scene chosen being one in 
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Monsen    R H Robson&lt;br/&gt;
Ringdal    G Burrow&lt;br/&gt;
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Thora    Dorothy Brain&lt;br/&gt;
Lundestad    A. Rawlings&lt;br/&gt;
Hejre    E. B. Castle&lt;br/&gt;
[...]&lt;br/&gt;
7 Readings from Act I and Act IV of The Wild Duck were then given by:—&lt;br/&gt;
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Gregers    R H Robson&lt;br/&gt;
Hjalmar [Halmar]    H R Smith&lt;br/&gt;
Gina    Mrs Robson&lt;br/&gt;
Hedwig [Hedvig]    Dorothy Brain&lt;br/&gt;
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9 C E Stansfield added a note about Peer Gynt which was written in Italy during 1866/67 — a poem 
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