Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club, 29 April 1939

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Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club, 29 April 1939

Reading experience
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"Meeting held at Lambia, 33 Conisboro Avenue 19.5.39<br/> R. H. Robson in the chair. <br/> [...] <br/> 1. The minutes of last [two meetings] read & approved. <br/> 2. R. H. Robson gave an introductory sketch of Hilaire Belloc &amp; his work. <br/> Belloc was educated at the Oratory School &mdash; at that time in Birmingham, & became later an M.P. with a Liberal but independent outlook. He made himself a champion of Roman Catholicism, wrote on such varied subjects a military tactics, yachting, religion, & politics, topography, history especially the French Revolution, as well as producing novels and poetry. <br/> R. H. Robson read, as specimens of his work, his opinion of St. Just, and his account of the Battle of Hastings. <br/> Other readings were given by later contributors. <br/> <br/> [...] <br/> <br/>[signed]A.B. Dilks <br/> 24. 11. 39"

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It is assumed that it was Victor Alexander, as secretary of the club, 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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England
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Alexander, Victor
Related place
England
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Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club, 29 April 1939

Reading experience
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Related place
England
Related people
Alexander, Victor
Related place
England
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became later an M.P. with a Liberal but independent outlook. He made himself a 
champion of Roman Catholicism, wrote on such varied subjects a military tactics, 
yachting, religion, &amp; politics, topography, history especially the French Revolution, 
as well as producing novels and poetry. &lt;br/&gt;
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Other readings were given by later contributors. &lt;br/&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
[...] &lt;br/&gt;
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