Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/221
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, 6 Lungarno Corsini, Florence [Italy] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, 'Torestin', Broadway, Ripley, Derbyshire; 10 Jul. 1929
Date10 July 1929
Extent1 f (plus envelope)
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; feels 'very sick' about his pictures 'I suppose they won't let them burn them!'; has been bedridden at Orioli's with a cold; speculates about visiting Max Mohr in Bavaria; signed 'love! DHL'.

Includes an envelope (La Ac 1/1/221/2) addressed to Mrs L.A. Clarke, 'Torestin', Broadway, Ripley nr Derby, Inghilterra; postmarked Fir[enze], Ferrivia, 10.VII.29; contains one stamp.
Termexhibitions, paintings, Warren Gallery London 1929
exhibitions, paintings, D.H. Lawrence
censorship, art, D.H. Lawrence
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on one side of a sheet of cream paper; dimensions are 207 x 273mm.
Publication NoteKeith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 364.

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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
NA75473Mohr; Max (1891-1944); German writer and physician1891-1944
NA3444Orioli; Giuseppe (1884-1942); known as 'Pino'; Italian bookseller and publisher1884-1942
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