Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/18
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, [Troisdorf], to Miss Florence Cullen, London House, Eastwood, Nottinghamshire; [11 May 1912 postmark]
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionAppologises because Ada says that she is cross with him; reports that he is going 200 miles up the Rhine from Trier to Waldbröl, and he is tired of travelling; weather is 'hot as H[ell]'; gives forwarding address c/o Frau Karl Krenkow, Waldbröl - Reinprovinz; signed 'Love DHL'.

Verso of the postcard has a view of the Mariensäule, Trier.

Postmarked: Troisdorf, 11 May '12.
Termtravel, D.H. Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink on the recto of a postcard; text is written with card placed vertically, address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979) vol I, pp 398

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA75198Hodgkinson; Florence (1879-1924); known as 'Flossie'; neé Cullen1879-1924
NA368Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence1887-1948
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