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TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, Hotel Principe Alfonso, Palma de Mallorca [Spain] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Broadway, Ripley, Derbyshire; [23 May 1929]
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionDismisses rumours that he is ill; informs her that they are going to Marseille on 4 Jun., then to Italy to find a new house; confirms that the Stephensen book of his paintings is ready for Jun., and the exhibition opens at the same time; signed 'Love DHL'.

Verso of the postcard features a photograph of the Principe Alfonso Hotel.

Postmarked: Barcelona, 24 MAY 29; contains one stamp.
Termpublications, selections, 'The Paintings of D.H. Lawrence'
exhibitions, paintings, Warren Gallery London 1929
health, D.H. Lawrence
exhibitions, paintings, D.H. Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on the recto of a postcard; text is written with postcard placed vertically, address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteKeith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 299.

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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
PL99683/Palma de Mallorca/Spain
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