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TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, [Barnet, Hertfordshire] to Miss Frances A. Cooper, Lynn Croft, Eastwood; [14 Nov. 1908 postmark]
Date14 November 1908
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionGives his thoughts on Barnet; sympathises with her and Mabel ; 'How do you like green bedsteads. Tell Gert to do it mildly'; signed 'Love D.H.L.'

Verso of the postcard has a photograph of Hadley High Stone, (site of the Battle of Barnet 1471) near Barnet.

Postmarked: Epsom 14 No. '08.
Termtravel, D.H. Lawrence
monuments, Hadley High Stone (Barnet)
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue crayon on the recto of a postcard; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979) vol I, pp 93

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA74593Cooper; Gertrude (1885-1942); known as 'Gertie' or 'Grit'; childhood friend of D.H. Lawrence1885-1942
NA74594Cooper; Frances Amelia (1884-1918); known as 'Frankie'; childhood friend of D.H. Lawrence; teacher1884-1918
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