Jan 11 Monday.

Still undecided where to go. Holland? Bordeaux?
To Constable with John's second cynical wrapper of T. Ending They snapped at it.
Took Jenny's nightdresses to wash: lost them. Reported at Police station. (Never got them back)[RG]
David Reeves brought jewel case: still has cover to make & 2 trays. Gave him Bible in Spain1: had never heard of it.[RG]
Back in my own bedroom.
Wrote to Rose Macaulay who asked me to contribute to pet-fallacies volume that is to be sandwiched between Gerhardt & A.P.Herbert gave me a Golgotha2 feeling.
Laura wrote to V. Gollancz breaking off cordial relations.

Editorial Notes

1George Borrow The Bible In Spain. New York: J.P. Dent; E.P. Dutton, 1906. eds.
2buried, as in a crypt eds.

Hands Referenced

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

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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

    Nicholson, Jenny
    Jenny Nicholson: oldest daughter of Robert by Nancy Nicholson.
  • Aldridge

    Aldridge, John
    (1905-1983), painter and close friend and collaborator. WG m. to Lucie Brown 1940 eds.
  • Turner, Henry Watson
    Graves' dentist whose office was at 59, Wimpole Street; RG names him interchangeably: Turner-Watson, W. Turner, and Dentist eds.
  • J.F.

    Freeman, Dr. John
    friend of RG; married to Violet Freeman eds.
  • David Reeves

    Reeves, David
    Brother of James Reeves [and Ethel Herdman] RPG 292.
  • Rose Macaulay

    Macaulay, Rose
    novelist (1881-1958) eds.
  • A.P. Herbert

    Herbert, A.P.
    British ist (1890-1971) eds.
  • Gollancz

    Gollancz, Victor
    (1893-1967), publisher, and founder of Left Book Club in 1936 eds.

Organizations Mentioned

  • Constable & Co., Ltd.

    Constable Publishers. Arranged with them to print and distribute Seizin Press Epilogue and books. WG


    • Title: Trojan Ending, A [novel]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937