Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/143
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Villa Bernarda, Spotorno, Genova, [Italy] to his sister [Ada Clarke]; 15 Jan. 1926
Date15 January 1926
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; discusses travel plans for her forthcoming visit with Lizzy Booth to see them in Italy; mentions that Martin Secker leaves on Monday; enquires whether she received a copy of 'Reflections on the Death of a Porcupine', and whether Jackie [her son] received his letter and cheque for £1; signed 'Love to all, and au revoir. DHL'.
Termpublications, essays, D.H. Lawrence 'Reflections on the Death of a Porcupine'
social visits, D.H. Lawrence
family visits
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on both sides of a sheet of pale blue? paper; dimensions are 187 x 270mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Lindeth Vasey (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989) vol V, pp 377-378.

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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
NA259Secker; Martin (1882-1978); publisher1882-1978
NA77573Booth; Lizzie (fl 1926-1927); Mrs; wife of Harold Booth; close friend of the Clarke familyfl 1926-1927
NA75073Clarke; John Lawrence (1915-1942); son of Ada Clarke née Lawrence1915-1942
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