Good-bye for the Present: The story of two childhoods

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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
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Stevens, Muriel
Related place
England
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Good-bye for the Present: The story of two childhoods

Reading experience
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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).

How to cite this record

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Accessed on 2020/01/21 09:33:36

Related place
England
Related people
Stevens, Muriel
Related place
England
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&lt;br/&gt;
2. Minutes of last read + approved. &lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
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&lt;br/&gt;
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&lt;br/&gt;
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&lt;br/&gt;
7. R. D. L Moore read from T Jefferson Hogg – from a book published in 1833 – an 
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&lt;br/&gt;
8. Dorothea Taylor gave us Taine’s impressions of England written in 1871. &lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
[...] &lt;br/&gt;
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