Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/235
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Villa Beau Soleil, Bandol, [France] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Broadway, Ripley, Derbyshire; 3 Feb. 1930
Date3 February 1930
Extent1 f (plus envelope)
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; informs her that he is leaving on Thursday for the sanatorium recommended by Dr Morland - Ad Astra, Vence; asks her to delay her visit until he is walking about; speculates that Barby [Barr] and Frieda will stay on at the Villa Beau Soleil; signed 'love DHL'.

Includes an envelope (La Ac 1/1/235/2) addressed to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Broadway, Ripley nr Derby, Angleterre; postmarked 5[?].-2.30.
Termhealth, D.H. Lawrence
hospitals, sanatoriums
Physical DescriptionWritten in black ink on both sides of a sheet of pale blue paper; dimensions are 130 x 207mm.
Publication NoteKeith Sagar and James T. Boulton 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VII, p 639.

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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
NA75491Morland; Andrew John (1896-1957); Dr; physician1896-1957
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