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TitlePostcard from Frieda Lawrence, [Florence, Italy] to Mrs Ada Clarke, Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; [9 Dec. 1919 postmark]
Date9 December 1919
Extent1 item
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionConfirms she has received her letter forwarded from Germany; remarks that 'L' [D.H. Lawrence] looks rather well, but longs to be out of the towns; comments on how cheap things are in Florence, especially the jewellery; asks if she received her letter; and promises to send her 'some things'; signed 'F'.

Verso of the postcard has a black and white reproduction of portraits of Charles I of England and his wife Henrietta Maria of France by Anthony van Dyck.

Postmarked: Firenze, 9[?].12.19
Termhealth, D.H. Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on the recto of a postcard; text and address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.

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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA368Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence1887-1948
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
Places
CodeSet
PL85/Florence/Italy
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