March 2 Wednesday

Trojan Ending : several letters, long ones[RG].
Len to lunch & all afternoon with Laura making out Pilgrim Prospectus1.
To Mills bought 'A Voice from the Main deck' and a Georgian Travel Book 3/-2. Also a Finnish bone spoon with reindeer 2 and got back amethyst-&-brass beads from restringing.
Laura finding Letter Book very sticky.
A charming walk with her, along Hamilton Terrace, Hall road3. We discussed prologue to Trojan Ending play.
Constant iodining of my gum.

Editorial Notes

1Pilgrim Trust Prospectus KG
23 shillings eds.
3Westminster eds.

Hands Referenced

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

People Mentioned

  • Mills

    Mills, Mr.
    an antique seller and friend of RG, and contributor to the Covenant of Literary Morality eds.; of Paddington Street, Marylebone KG
  • Laura

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

    Lye, Len
    New Zealand painter, sculptor, and filmmaker whom LR & RG had met in London. He helped with the Seizin Press publications. WG; married to Jane Lye, son Bix. eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Trojan Ending [dramatised version based on Laura Riding's book; later called Greeks and Trojans]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • Date: 1938-01
    • Title: Letter Book [became The World and Ourselves]
    • Editor: Riding, Laura