Aug 10th Monday

Saw Mother off at 11 o clock. after shopping with her at Selfridges.[RG] On return found Honor which was nice. She has kept no copy of mislaid Heathen chapters.[RG]
Antigua proofs came.
Visit from Glendinning.
Shopping by Laura, who came away with little , and visited Watt [RG]. Giving Honor material for refugee article.
Laura has got a lot of grey hair from all this. Avoided Morning Post reporter.
Nice letters from children: especially nice from Catherine.

Hands Referenced

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

People Mentioned

  • Laura

    Riding,Laura
    (1901-91) American poet. Laura Riding (née Reichenthal; then Laura Gottschalk).
  • A.G. (A.E.S.G)

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

    Wyatt, Honor
    Journalist. Arrived in Deyá fortuitously. Married to Gordon Glover...Son Julian. W.G. First acquainted with R.G. and L.R. early in 1934; returned to visit in 1935; continued friendship in England. eds (RPG 211).
  • Glendenning

    Glendenning
    ? with News Chronicle. WG Constable's (the publisher's) lawyer. KG
  • Watt, A.S.
    Owner and director of A.S. Watt & Son, Ltd., RG's literary agent.
  • Catherine

    Nicholson, Catherine
    Catherine Nicholson: (1922- ) third of four children of Robert Graves and Nancy Nicholson. eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Organizations Mentioned

  • Selfridges

    Selfridges
    London department store eds.

Bibliography

    • Title: The Heathen
    • Author: Wyatt, Honor
    • Editor: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: New York
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Date: 1937
    • Title: Antigua Penny Puce
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Idno: A46
    • Date: 1936
    • Title: Morning Post
    • PubPlace: London
    • Date: 1803-1967