Folklore of the Old Testament

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Folklore of the Old Testament

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"Meeting held at Frensham:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;23.5.33<br/> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Howard R. Smith in the chair<br/> <br/> 1. Minutes of last read & approved<br/> <br/> [...]<br/> <br/> 5. We then proceeded to the subject for the evening ""The Jew in Literature"", which was dealt with by eight readings and some discussion of several of them. It proved to be rather a vast subject, & there was considerable disagreement as to what really are the racial characteristics of the Jews, and there is an even greater indefiniteness in the Secretary"s mind as to what the Club collectively thinks on all this. It must suffice then to give a list of the readers and their readings.<br/> <br/> Mary E. Robson an extract from Du Maurier"s Trilby describing Svengali<br/> Howard R. Smith from Heine, in the Temple<br/> Shakespeare, on Shylock"s love for Jessica<br/> George H. S. Burrow two XIII Century ballads, Sir Hugh & The Jew"s Daughter<br/> Mary S. Stansfield from The Children of the Ghetto<br/> Edgar B. Castle from F. W. H. Myers"s St. Paul<br/> Victor W. Alexander from Frazer"s Folklore of the Old Testament<br/> Sylvanus A. Reynolds, the Jew"s Tale in Longfellow"s Wayside Inn<br/> Howard R. Smith from Hilaire Belloc"s The Jews"

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Reader
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Aged 46 [Experience in 1933, born in 1887]

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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
Alexander, Victor
Related place
England
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	Shakespeare, on Shylock"s love for Jessica&lt;br/&gt;
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Folklore of the Old Testament

Reading experience
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Evidence

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

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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 2019/12/14 17:47:28

Related place
England
Related people
Alexander, Victor
Related place
England
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&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;Howard R. Smith in the chair&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
1. Minutes of last read &amp; approved&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
[...]&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
5. We then proceeded to the subject for the evening ""The Jew in Literature"", which was dealt 
with by eight readings and some discussion of several of them. It proved to be rather a vast 
subject, &amp; there was considerable disagreement as to what really are the racial characteristics 
of the Jews, and there is an even greater indefiniteness in the Secretary"s mind as to what the 
Club collectively thinks on all this. It must suffice then to give a list of the readers and their 
readings.&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
Mary E. Robson an extract from Du Maurier"s Trilby describing Svengali&lt;br/&gt;
Howard R. Smith from Heine, in the Temple&lt;br/&gt;
	Shakespeare, on Shylock"s love for Jessica&lt;br/&gt;
George H. S. Burrow two XIII Century ballads, Sir Hugh &amp; The Jew"s Daughter&lt;br/&gt;
Mary S. Stansfield from The Children of the Ghetto&lt;br/&gt;
Edgar B. Castle from F. W. H. Myers"s St. Paul&lt;br/&gt;
Victor W. Alexander from Frazer"s Folklore of the Old Testament&lt;br/&gt;
Sylvanus A. Reynolds, the Jew"s Tale in Longfellow"s Wayside Inn&lt;br/&gt;
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