March 3 Tuesday .

Up before 7.
Went round the garden (L & I) deciding on plants. Hung pictures at Can Torrent . Antonia (Joanna's daughter) came on trial to work. Schw. , Nickel & Fraulein ?1 to tea.
A.F.G. finally finished, all but the aphorisms, at 12.30 a.m.
(Laura then worked on at those)
Wrote to L.H. enclosing note based on Stenning's excavations of Midrash comments on Seven Pillars in proverbs: and to thank Stenning .

Editorial Notes

1 Fraulein Query. RG; see Mar. 5th. eds

Hands Referenced

Places Mentioned

  • Can Torrent

    Deyá, Majorca, Sp
    House next to Canellun also belonging to LR & RG. Built by Norman Cameron. WG

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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

    Schwarz, Nickel
    Son of Georg Schwarz.
  • Liddell Hart

    Liddell Hart, Capt. Basil
    War-fare expert and friend of T.E. Lawrence. Collaborated with RG on a book of T.E.L'.s letters, published in 1938. See RPG p.231. WG & Eds.
  • Stenning

    Stenning, J. F.
    Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford. Biblical scholar; translator of Hebrew. eds.


    • Title: Almost Forgotten Germany [Almost Forgotten Times]
    • Author: Schwarz, Georg
    • Editor: Trans. Graves, Robert/ Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Idno: A45
    • Date: 1936
    • Title: Seven Pillars of Wisdom, The: A Triumph [Unabridged Oxford ed. 1922] [Subscriber's Edition 1926]
    • Author: Lawrence. T.E.
    • Date: 1922