Jan 4 Friday[RG] Sat.

Working on Ecc habits .
Also long letter to L.H. in answer to one of his.
To Morley, who is pleased with O.S.S.
To Arthur Barker asking for royalty statement.
Long complicated & hopeless discussions as to where to put new kitchen & new comedór 1.
Mild & windy. Pésames [sic: Pesamos] 2 at Old Café.
Could not sleep with moon & distant chasing of sheep by dogs.
Walpole Letters 3 came.

Editorial Notes

1dining room. WG
2messages of condolence. eds
3Horace Walpole. KG

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Old Café

    Deyá, Majorca, Sp
    Run by Margarita the Butcher, and mainly consisted of a table outside the butcher shop. Most frequented by LR & RG until the Sala (Concordia) was built by Gelat. WG

People Mentioned

  • Liddell Hart

    Liddell Hart, Capt. Basil
    War-fare expert and friend of T.E. Lawrence. Collaborated with RG on a book of T.E.L'.s letters, published in 1938. See RPG p.231. WG & Eds.
  • Frank

    Morley, Frank
    With Faber and Faber. Involved with Old Soldier Sahib. WG
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Organizations Mentioned

  • Arthur Barker Ltd.

    Barker, Arthur
    The English publisher of I, Claudius and Claudius the God. WG

Bibliography

    • Title: English Ecclesiastical Habits [prose]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • Editor: Riding, Laura
    • Date: 1936
    • Title: Old Soldier Sahib
    • Author: Richards, Frank
    • Editor: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: London, New York
    • Publisher: Faber & Faber; Harrison Smith & Robert Haas
    • Idno: A44
    • Date: 1936