[lettter giving an account of the eruption of Vesuvius]

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Meeting held at Hilliers, Northcourt Avenue. 26. ii. 40Meeting held at Hilliers, Northcourt Avenue. 26. ii. 40. Rosamund Walis in the Chair <br/> 1. Minutes of last read + approved <br/> 2. Minute 7 of 19th Dec. – relating to the accounts – was continued <br/> [...] <br/> 5. The subject of letters was introduced by Roger Moore, and led to a desultory but amusing discussion ranging from the Pastons to modern family letters and scurrilous blackmailing letters. <br/> [...] <br/> 7. Margaret Dilkes read from Lord Chesterfield’s letters to his son. <br/> 8. Ethel Stevens read letters which she had cut out of the papers from time to time, notably one from a child of thirteen to John Ruskin. <br/> 9. H. R. Smith read some four or five short letters from E. V. Lucas, “The Second Post.” <br/> 10. Mary Pollard read Pliny’s account of the Eruption of Vesuvius. <br/> 11. Roger Moore read some of Keats’s letters which were much enjoyed, and a Keats evening was suggested for some future meeting. <br/> [signed as a true record:] S A Reynolds <br/> 18/3/40

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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
Pollard, Mary
Related place
England
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Reading experience
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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
Pollard, Mary
Related place
England
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1. Minutes of last read + approved &lt;br/&gt;
2. Minute 7 of 19th Dec. – relating to the accounts – was continued &lt;br/&gt;
[...] &lt;br/&gt;
5. The subject of letters was introduced by Roger Moore, and led to a desultory but 
amusing discussion ranging from the Pastons to modern family letters and 
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[...] &lt;br/&gt;
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9. H. R. Smith read some four or five short letters from E. V. Lucas, “The Second 
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11. Roger Moore read some of Keats’s letters which were much enjoyed, and a 
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