Robert Graves

Robert Graves

Born: July 24, 1895

Died: December 7, 1985

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Novelist, poet, soldier

Biography: Robert von Ranke Graves was an English poet, scholarwriter of antiquity specializing in Classical Greece and Rome, and novelist. During his long life he produced more than 140 works.

Source/Notes: "On English poetry; being an irregular approach to the psychology of this art, from evidence mainly subjective" by Robert Graves, A.A. Knopf, 1922, p. 85, Chapter XXIX "The Use of Poetry"
Source/Notes: Conversations with Robert Graves (1989 edition), Univ. Press of Mississippi - ISBN: 9780878054145

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Source/Notes: "The Future of Swearing and Improper Language" (1936) by Robert Graves, p. 21
Source/Notes: Conversations with Robert Graves (1989 edition), Univ. Press of Mississippi - ISBN: 9780878054145
Source/Notes: Conversations with Robert Graves (1989 edition), Univ. Press of Mississippi - ISBN: 9780878054145

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Source/Notes: Reply to questionnaire, The Cost of Letters in Horizon (September 1946)