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TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Villa Mirenda, Scandicci, Florence to his sister [Ada Clarke]; 22 Nov. 1927
Date22 November 1927
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; informs her that he and Frieda have colds; discusses meeting Michael Arlen [born Dikran Kouyoumdjian] during a trip to Florence, and how the Mayfair Smart Set have turned against him; will send more books soon and some German toys, but doesn't think they should exchange Christmas gifts; signed 'Love! DHL'.
Termhealth, D.H. Lawrence
health, Frieda Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in ink on both sides of a sheet of squared paper; dimensions are 140 x 220mm
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Margaret H. Boulton with Gerald M. Lacy (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VI, pp 227-228.

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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
NA75496Arlen; Michael (1895-1956); original name 'Dikran Kouyoumdjian'; novelist1895-1956
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
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