June 6 Sunday.

Raining hard.
Brought Sunday lunch up fro Hotel Ziepert in a container.
Finished draft of Ch. [Chapter] 6 Ghost .
Goodbye visit to Schw & Str. He talked interminably – about[RG] art-anecdotes.
Film at night, Freiheit or something, about Poles [Polish] in Russian army in 18301
Good photography.

Editorial Notes

1 " Ritt in die Freiheit " or, "Ride to Freedom" (1937) directed by Karl Hartl eds.

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Hotel Belle Rive-Ziebert

    Lugano, Switzerland
    Hotel in Lugano; Graves often calls "Ziebert" eds.

People Mentioned

  • Swartz

    Schwarz, Georg
    German Jew. Deyá neighbour. Antique dealer. Lived with Frau Emmy Strenge, his house keeper, in Can Caballo some hundred yards from Canellun. RG and LR translated his "Almost Forgotten Germany." WG
  • Strenge

    Strenge, Frau Emmi
    Schwarz's house keeper and ? mistress. WG
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: The Swiss Ghost [formerly The Kind Ghost] [novel]
    • Author: Graves, Robert/ Riding, Laura
    • Date: 1937-04-22