Document ReferenceLa B 28
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, Flamborough, Yorkshire, to Louie Burrows, 39 Moorland Road, North Bay, Scarborough; [10 Aug. 1908]
Date10 August 1908
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionAcknowledges her note; is uncertain about arrangements, but will write; is enjoying his holiday, and hopes that she can join them. Signed as D.H.L.

Although undated, this card was probably sent on 10 August 1908, the day before D.H. Lawrence's postcard to Louie Burrows of 11 August 1908.

The verso of this card is a black and white photograph of Thornwick Bay, Flamborough, Yorkshire.

Bears a half-penny stamp, postmarked in Bridlington, Yorkshire at 7.45 am on 1[0] August [1908].
ReprodnNoteUniversity of Nottingham.
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink, the main text running in a perpendicular direction to that of the address; the dimensions are 86 x 137 mm.
Related MaterialLa B 243/2/4; typed transcript of this letter made by Louie Burrows.
Related RecordLa/B/14-183/29
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, ed. 'Lawrence in Love' (Nottingham: University of Nottingham, 1968) p 12
James T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979) vol I, p 70

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA366Burrows; Louisa (1888-1962); known as 'Louie'; married Frederick Heath 19411888-1962
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