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Robert Graves.

Martin Seymour-Smith

Robert Graves.

by Martin Seymour-Smith

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Published by Longmans, Green & Co. for the British Council and National Book League in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graves, Robert, -- 1895-1985.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWriters and their work -- No.78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p.,ill.,22cm
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22640850M

    Graves, Earl G. / Publisher & CEO, Black Enterprise Magazine / Foreword by Robert C. Crandall, Chairman & CEO, American Airlines Published by HarperBusiness, New York () ISBN ISBN   Robert Graves was an enormously prolific and astonishingly versatile writer. Best known here for such prose works as ''I, Claudius'' and ''The White Goddess,'' he .

    Robert Graves first came across the name of Roger Lamb in , when Graves was an English officer instructing his platoon in regimental history. Lamb was a British soldier who had served his king during the American War of Independence, and whose claim to a footnote in history is that he managed to escape twice from American prison camps. about this item: graves, robert edition new larousse encyclopedia of mythology pp - oversize, hardcover with jacket, good condition (bs). Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller

      Robert Graves was born in in Wimbledon. He went from school to the First World War, where he became a captain in the Royal Welch Fusiliers and was seriously wounded at the Battle of the Somme. He wrote his autobiography, Goodbye to All /5(K). Graves was a prolific author and published over books. From to , he was Professor of Poetry at Oxford and in was awarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry. Beginning in the 's, Graves was suffering from senility and became more of a recluse and his output declined.


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There were two editions of this Robert Graves Classic: "Goodbye to All That" made by the author during his lifetime. The first came out in the 20s and was raw and popular and controversial. The second came out in the 50s and was Robert Graves. book bowdlerized by the author, because several of Cited by: Robert wrote the first book (I, Claudius) in the series in He wrote its new edition in the year Robert Graves is widely-remembered for his love for poetry and also for the times that he got several accolades as an appreciation for his great works.

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Milton, etc., is not a religious book, though its theme is the life of the founder of one of the great religious faiths. Graves writes with an expert hand, and his erudition is undeniable.

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Robert Graves (–) was a poet, novelist, and critic. His first volume of poems, Over the Brazier (), reflects his experiences in the trenches, and was followed by many works of poetry, nonfiction, and fiction.

He is best known for his novel, I, More about Robert Graves. “Conversations with Robert Graves”, p, Univ. Press of Mississippi 2 Copy quote But that so many scholars are barbarians does not much matter so long as a few of them are ready to help with their specialized knowledge the few independent thinkers, that is.

Robert von Ranke Graves (24 July – 7 December ) was an English poet, scholar, and novelist. During his long life, he produced more than works in total. He was the son of the Anglo-Irish writer Alfred Perceval Graves and Amalie von Ranke.Highlighted commentary, bearing resemblance to Frederick Allen's Only Yesterday — details that affected the intimate lives of the British, a graphic panorama of fads, fancies, facts, foibles and fingerposts along the way from war to war.

Covers all aspects of that period — social, political, economic, educational, domestic. Thoroughly good reading of the background of those years, if one.Robert Graves (also known as Robert Ranke Graves) was born in in London and served in World War I.

Goodbye to All That: an Autobiography (), was published at age thirty three, and gave a gritty portrait of his experiences in the trenches.

Graves edited out much of the stark reality of the book when he revised it in