Her contract, signed in January, was for this and a further untitled work. She was to have an advance of $1,000 on delivering each manuscript, and a 15-percent royalty rising to 20 percent after 5,000...
Edna St Vincent Millay
In summer 1934 ESVM
's former lover George Dillon
began translating Charles Baudelaire
. The work went well at first but a year later he was bogged down. Millay offered comment and an introduction; she...