Nov 21 Thursday Epilogue Publication Date

Finished reading Small Bachelor.1.
T.E. again; letters from 1921 - 1922.
Letter from A.L. [Arnie Lawrence] about tracing books. Would I write for[RG] Lies About Lawrence 2. Said I would.
Gelat visited us in morning — further chapter about water. The S. of P. [Señor of Sa Pedrissa] has quarrelled with the Soller judge, to[RG] whom he had promised to[RG] an arreglo 3 on condition that no demanda 4 was made on him. Gelat ×××× [crossed out] told us of a long interview with Juan of Moli: explained to him [sic: whom] that medico would lose 1500 pts. a year which he was getting, not entitled to[RG]. Apparently the Chief of Doctors' Association has told the D r not to meddle with foreigners. (This comes from Juzgado 5 colonel-judge, who is president of Fomento de Turismo 6).
A.G. [Amy Graves] sent Luck of the Bodkins7.
Revised Focus . Luck of the Bodkins came.

Editorial Notes

1by P.G. Wodehouse. eds
2? Could this be for Arnie Lawrence, ed. T.E. Lawrence by his Friends. London: Jonathon Cape, 1937.? eds.
3deal. KG
4demand. KG
5Law Courts. KG
6local tourist board. KG
7by P.G. Wodehouse. K.G.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Soller

    Soller, Majorca, Sp
    Town of some 10,000 inhabitants ten kilometers from Deyá. WG
  • Pedrissa, Sa

    Majorca, Sp
    Farm on the way to Valldemossa. WG

People Mentioned

  • Médico

    Vives, Antonio Dr.
    The village doctor (Deyá). At odds with Gelat (water rights controversy). His brother, Juan Vives, was Gelat's son-in-law. WG
  • Gelat

    Más, Juan Marroig
    Juan Marroig Mas, called Gelat: Landowner on Deyá and friend of Robert Graves and Laura Riding (L.R. & R.G.'s factotum. W.G.)
  • A.G. (A.E.S.G)

    Graves, Amy
    Amy Graves, RG's Mother. WG
  • Arnie

    Lawrence, A.W. (Arnie)
    T.E. Lawrence's brother and executor. WG
  • Juan of Molí

    Mayol, Juan
    Owner of the Es Molí farmhouse. Involved in a local water rights controversy with the Señor of Sa Pedrissa, the Médico and others. R.G. records the on-going confict in his diary over a span of several months in 1935. KG & eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Epilogue I: A Critical Summary
    • Editor: Riding. Laura/ Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Idno: B22
    • Date: 1935
    • Title: T.E. Lawrence to His Biographer
    • Author: Lawrence, T.E.
    • Editor: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: New York
    • Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.
    • Idno: A49
    • Date: 1938
    • Title: Focus I, II, III, IV [newsletter]
    • Editor: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá
    • Publisher: Seizin
    • Date: 1935