Reference Entry

Graves, Robert von Ranke (1895-1985), poet and novelist

Richard Graves

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Graves, Robert von Ranke (1895-1985), poet and novelist, was born on 24 July 1895 at Red Branch House, Lauriston Road, Wimbledon, Surrey, the third of the five children of Alfred Perceval Graves (1846-1931), poet and educationist, and his second wife, Amalie Elizabeth Sophie Amy; (1857-1951), eldest daughter of Heinrich Ranke, ...

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