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TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, c/o Aldous Huxley, 3 rue du Bac, Suresnes, Seine [France] to his sister [Ada Clarke]; [20 Mar. 1929]
Date20 March 1929
Extent1 f
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; informs her that he is staying with the Huxleys until Monday; when Frieda returns from Baden Baden they will stay at the Hotel de Versailles in Paris until Easter; mentions that [Martin] Secker is publishing an expurgated edition of 'Pansies'; is disappointed with the Stephensen publication featuring reproductions of his paintings; signed 'love DHL'.

Date: Letter is dated 'Wed[nesday]'; date provided is from Keith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 221.

The above publication refers to the presence of a postmark, which would indicate an accompanying envelope; note that no envelope is present.
Termpublications, selections, 'The Paintings of D.H. Lawrence'
publications, poems, D.H. Lawrence 'Pansies'
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on both sides of a sheet of pale blue paper; dimensions are 130 x 210mm.
Publication NoteKeith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 221.

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Persons
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
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
NA259Secker; Martin (1882-1978); publisher1882-1978
NA5386Stephensen; Percy Reginald (1901-1965); manager of Fanfrolico Press London1901-1965
Places
CodeSet
PL445/Paris/France
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