Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/104
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, [Fontana Vecchia, Taormina, Sicily] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; 25 Nov. [1920]
Date25 November 1920
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionHasn't heard whether she received the cheque for father; requests that if she gets him a blazer, not to get one that's too pale; enquires whether there is anything she wants for Christmas; signed 'Love. DHL'.

Verso of the postcard has a picture of a fuit seller captioned 'Vicolo con Venditrice di frutta. Taormina'.

Postmarked: Taormina, Messina, 30.11.20.
Termgifts, Christmas
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink on the recto of a postcard; text is written with postcard placed vertically, address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Andrew Robertson (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984) vol III, p 626.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA368Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence1887-1948
NA74614Lawrence; Arthur John (1846-1924); father of D.H. Lawrence1846-1924
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