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Ac - Papers of Ada Clarke [née Lawrence], sister of D.H. Lawrence, and of the Clarke family, 1875-1997, in the D.H. Lawrence Collection
1 - Letters, art works, photographs and editions of books by D.H. Lawrence, given to or inherited by his sister Ada Clarke (née Lawrence); 1893-1930
1 - Correspondence between D.H. Lawrence, his family and childhood friends; 1899-1930
63-238 - Correspondence from D.H. Lawrence to his sister Ada Clarke [née Lawrence]; 1911-1930
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Letter from D.H. Lawrence, Hotel Beau Rivage, Bandol [France] to his sister [Ada Clarke]; 19 Dec. 1928
19 December 1928
Addresses her as 'My dear Sister'; has ordered her and Emily copies of 'Lady Chatterley' from Florence; mentions visits from Rhys Davies, and also [Percy Reginald] Stephensen, who will publish a book containing reproductions of his paintings; speculates about possible visits from Frieda's daughter Elsa [Seaman] and her 'Teddy' [Bernal Edward de Martelly Seaman]; sends gifts and money for Ada's sons; signed 'love. DHL'.
publications, novels, D.H. Lawrence 'Lady Chatterley's Lover'
art, paintings, D.H. Lawrence
publications, selections, 'The Paintings of D.H. Lawrence'
Written in blue ink on both sides of a sheet of pale blue paper; dimensions are 130 x 210mm.
Keith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 76.
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Dates of existence
Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer
Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence
Seaman; Elsa (1902-1985); née Weekley; daughter of Frieda and Ernest Weekley
Seaman; Bernal Edward de Martelly (1900-1990); known as 'Teddy; married Elsa Weekley 1929
Davies; Rhys (1901-1978); Welsh writer
Stephensen; Percy Reginald (1901-1965); manager of Fanfrolico Press London
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