Stavellos (2)

Not so cold. Wet ― & stormical. ― Worked at various of the 8 till 1. Σtavellos 2nd lesson.

At 5 to 1 Gun battery. ― Raining more or less. Dined alone ― reading PAUL FERROL.1  ―


[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]

  1. A novel published anonymously in 1855 by Caroline Clive; it tells the story of a wife murderer and vindicates his actions. In a letter to C. Fortescue Lear says it is “a very nasty odious book. Lady Buller lent it to me,” Lear to Fortescue 27 February 1858 (LEL, 88). []