Feb 7 Sunday

Woke 10 o'clock after 12 hour sleep.
Taking things easy because of boil. Daily Telegraph of yesterday.
Good food; Italo-German.
Laura slept all afternoon, I began Troy list of characters.
Coffee at Schw & Str's. We gave him the Victoria stampbox and her the steel acorn earrings and silver buckle.
To bed early and worked till 12.30 on Troy list of characters. Finished it.

Hands Referenced

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
  • Strenge

    Strenge, Frau Emmi
    Schwarz's house keeper and ? mistress. WG


    • Title: Daily Telegraph
    • PubPlace: London
    • Date: 1856-1936
    • Title: Trojan Ending, A [novel]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937