Graves, Robert, 1895-1985
- Existence: 1895-07-24 - 1985-12-07
Robert Graves (1895-1985), British poet, author, and translator
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of alphabetically arranged correspondence between readers of Esquire Magazine and the magazine's editors concerning an article by Richard Rovere on the question of Ezra Pound's possible release from his continuing incarceration in St. Elizabeth's Hospital for the Insane. Respondents include John Dos Passos, Robert Graves, Norman Mailer, Kenneth Rexroth, William Carlos Williams, and Richard Wilbur.
Four ALS including letter to Harold Monro dated 1929 Aug 27; 2 letters to Terry Hards with envelopes, dated Feb 7 and Apr 12 1963; and an undated letter to Miriam Benkovitz with envelope.
TLS from William Jackson Books dated 1935 Nov 8 is annotated with an ANS by Graves dated 1935 Nov 13.
With "Forward," for a book of poems by Terence Hards, TM carbon with manuscript corrections in Graves' hand.
Letters : Deya, Mallorca, to Cleopatra Usher, 1115 N. Genesse, Los Angeles 46, California, EE.UU, 1968-1977, n.d.
Poem, autograph manuscript, in the hand of Edith Somerville.
A note written and initialled by Somerville reads: "Robert Graves refused to allow me to include this poem in my anthology, saying that Poets should be classed, and not Poems."
Removed from Notes of the Horn... collected by E. E. Somerville (New York, 1934).