Document ReferenceCC C 1/3-169
TitleTS copies of letters from D.H. Lawrence to Catherine Carswell; [c.Jun.] 1914-12 Aug. 1929
DateJune 1914-12 August 1929
Extent244 ff
Access ConditionsUse of original restricted; surrogate copy available.
Content DescriptionA group of 166 typescript copies of letters; the copies were made by John Carswell; some have MS annotations, mainly dating information and some explanatory details regarding the text.

The originals of these letters are now held by the Beinecke Library, Yale University and they have all been published in Boulton, 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge, 1979-1993).
Physical DescriptionTypewritten on single sides of cream paper, CC C/1/86-116 and 141-168 are on flimsy paper; dimensions are 255 x 200 mm; notes in pencil and ink.
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library: CC C 3/4-8
TS copy letters from D.H. Lawrence to Donald Carswell and Gordon MacFarlane
Publication NoteA selection of the letters were published in 'D.H. Lawrence's letters to Catherine Carswell', in 'The Yale University Library Gazette', Jan 1975, vol 49, no 3
All the letters have been published in James T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979-1993), vols I-VII

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA168Carswell; John Patrick (1918-1997); son of Catherine Carswell; civil servant and writer1918-1997
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA166Carswell; Catherine Roxburgh (1879-1946); née MacFarlane; novelist and journalist1879-1946
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