Nov 21 Thursday Epilogue Publication Date

Finished reading Small Bachelor.1.
T.E. again; letters from 1921 - 1922.
Letter from A.L. [Arnie Lawrence] about tracing books. Would I write for[RG] Lies About Lawrence2. Said I would.
Gelat visited us in morning — further chapter about water. The S. of P. [Señor of Sa Pedrissa] has quarrelled with the Soller judge, to[RG] whom he had promised to[RG] an arreglo3 on condition that no demanda4 was made on him. Gelat ×××× [crossed out] told us of a long interview with Juan of Moli: explained to him [sic: whom] that medico would lose 1500 pts. a year which he was getting, not entitled to[RG]. Apparently the Chief of Doctors' Association has told the D r not to meddle with foreigners. (This comes from Juzgado5 colonel-judge, who is president of Fomento de Turismo6).
A.G. [Amy Graves] sent Luck of the Bodkins7.
Revised Focus. Luck of the Bodkins came.

Editorial Notes

1by P.G. Wodehouse. eds
2? Could this be for Arnie Lawrence, ed. T.E. Lawrence by his Friends. London: Jonathon Cape, 1937.? eds.
3deal. KG
4demand. KG
5Law Courts. KG
6local tourist board. KG
7by P.G. Wodehouse. K.G.

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Soller

    Soller, Majorca, Sp
    Town of some 10,000 inhabitants ten kilometers from Deyá. WG
  • Pedrissa, Sa

    Majorca, Sp
    Farm on the way to Valldemossa. WG

People Mentioned

  • Médico

    Vives, Antonio Dr.
    The village doctor (Deyá). At odds with Gelat (water rights controversy). His brother, Juan Vives, was Gelat's son-in-law. WG
  • Gelat

    Más, Juan Marroig
    Juan Marroig Mas, called Gelat: Landowner on Deyá and friend of Robert Graves and Laura Riding (L.R. & R.G.'s factotum. W.G.)
  • A.G. (A.E.S.G)

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

    Lawrence, A.W. (Arnie)
    T.E. Lawrence's brother and executor. WG
  • Juan of Molí

    Mayol, Juan
    Owner of the Es Molí farmhouse. Involved in a local water rights controversy with the Señor of Sa Pedrissa, the Médico and others. R.G. records the on-going confict in his diary over a span of several months in 1935. KG & eds.


    • Title: Epilogue I: A Critical Summary
    • Editor: Riding. Laura/ Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Idno: B22
    • Date: 1935
    • Title: T.E. Lawrence to His Biographer
    • Author: Lawrence, T.E.
    • Editor: Graves, Robert
    • PubPlace: New York
    • Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc.
    • Idno: A49
    • Date: 1938
    • Title: Focus I, II, III, IV [newsletter]
    • Editor: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá
    • Publisher: Seizin
    • Date: 1935