Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/145
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, c/o E.H. Brewster, Torre Quattro Venti, Capri, Naples to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Gee Street, Ripley; 2 Mar. 1926
Date2 March 1926
Extent1 f (plus envelope)
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; describes his journey to Capri; is staying with the Brewsters for a few days, then going to India on 16 Mar.; speculates about going to Ravello with [Dorothy] Brett; mentions the weather in Capri; apologises for their 'bust-up' during her visit; signed 'Love to all DHL'.

Includes an envelope (La Ac 1/1/145/2) addressed to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Gee Street, Ripley (Derby), Inghilterra; contains three stamps; postmarked Capri, Napoli, 2.3.26.
Termtravel, plans, D.H. Lawrence
personal relationships, D.H. Lawrence and Ada Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink on both sides of a sheet of pale blue paper; dimensions are 135 x 210mm; envelope 143 x 110mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Lindeth Vasey (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989) vol V, p 401.

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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
NA4960Brewster; Earl Henry (1878-1957)1878-1957
NA3423Brett; Dorothy Eugenie (1883-1977); artist; daughter of 2nd Viscount Esher1883-1977
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