Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 26 February 1940

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Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 26 February 1940

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"Meeting held at Hilliers, Northcourt Avenue. 26. ii. 40.<br/> 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/> <br/> [signed as a true record:] S A Reynolds <br/> 18/3/40"

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Reynolds, Sylvanus A.
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March 18 1940
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This is the reading, possibly brief and cursory, implied by the Chair's act of signing the minutes. It probably followed immediately after listening to the public reading of the minutes by the Secretary.<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.
Related place
England
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Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 26 February 1940

Reading experience
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"Meeting held at Hilliers, Northcourt Avenue. 26. ii. 40.<br/> 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/> <br/> [signed as a true record:] S A Reynolds <br/> 18/3/40"

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Reynolds, Sylvanus A.
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Accessed on 2020/01/27 18:15:32

Related place
England
Related people
Reynolds, Sylvanus A.
Related place
England
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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 
scurrilous blackmailing letters. &lt;br/&gt;
[...] &lt;br/&gt;
7. Margaret Dilkes read from Lord Chesterfield’s letters to his son. &lt;br/&gt;
8. Ethel Stevens read letters which she had cut out of the papers from time to 
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9. H. R. Smith read some four or five short letters from E. V. Lucas, “The Second 
Post.” &lt;br/&gt;
10. Mary Pollard read Pliny’s account of the Eruption of Vesuvius. &lt;br/&gt;
11. Roger Moore read some of Keats’s letters which were much enjoyed, and a 
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&lt;br/&gt;
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