April 30, 1909: A daughter of France was indeed coming over (to Natalie Barney's home). The marquise de Clermont-Tonnerre. Élisabeth de Gramont. Photo: Old school. Thanks to Francesco Rapazzini for this photo used in the Italian translation of his book.
Sylvia Plath and "The Bell Jar"-- her semi-autobiographical novel
Robert Graves (Robert von Ranke Graves,1895–1985), was an English poet, scholar, translator, and writer of antiquity specializing in Classical Greece and Rome, and novelist. During his long life he produced more than 140 works. He earned his living from writing, particularly popular historical novels such as I, Claudius, King Jesus, The Golden Fleece, and Count Belisarius. He was also a prominent translator of Classical Latin and Ancient Greek texts.