... to become an artist, and as I grew older devoted myself more and more to landscape painting and interior decoration and design. My education consisted of a succession of inefficient governesses. When I was little more than twenty I went to the island of Mauritius, east five hundred miles from Madagascar, ... No white people there, of course, but the natives were very nice to ELINOR MORDAUNT me.
|Title||:||Authors Today and Yesterday|
|Author||:||Stanley Kunitz, Howard Haycraft, Wilbur Crane Hadden|