Sept 23 Thursday

Best day this year.
8 pp [pages] Belisarius Ch [Chapter] XI in morning. Walk to Cranleigh and bus back: only shirt & trousers.
M. Hache plus silencieux que jamais, après une promenade de vingt-deux milles 1.
Feeling that Spanish situation will soon be cleared up: the Troncoso case has just come up[RG] come to light.
Alan sent Atlas and more information.
Laura finished allegiance recommendation2.
5 pp [pages] Belisarius in evening.

Editorial Notes

1 "Harry more silent than ever, after a 22-mile walk" eds.

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Cranleigh

    Cranleigh, Surrey, England
    town closest to Ewhurst KG

People Mentioned

  • Laura

    Riding,Laura
    (1901-91) American poet. Laura Riding (née Reichenthal; then Laura Gottschalk).
  • Alan

    Hodge, Alan
    Oxford history graduate. Became close friends with LR & RG. First husband of Beryl Graves. CP & WG
  • Troncoso

    Troncoso, Major Julian
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Count Belisarius [1938]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: London
    • Publisher: Cassell
    • Idno: A47
    • Date: 1937-07-21
    • Title: The World and Ourselves [former title: Letter Book]
    • Author: Riding, Laura [contributor; with Sally Graves, Sir Edward Marsh et al]
    • Editor: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: London
    • Publisher: Chatto & Windus
    • Date: 1938-11