Document ReferenceLa Z 4/3/25
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, 19 Corso d'Italia, Roma to 'Pamela' [Emily King ]; Tuesday 5 Apr. 1927
Date5 April 1927
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Pamela'; is on his way back to Mirenda but is first going to look at Etruscan tombs and remains with [Earl Henry] Brewster; has been asked for travel articles and may do them on Etruscan places; is sorry 'Peg' [Margaret, Emily's daughter] is feeling nervy and upset but many people are like that this spring; refers to Sam[uel King] going into that wholesale business and advises that he must be alert; describes the parks as 'lovely with flowers'; travel has begun to bore him and he feels like turning hermit; 'David' has been postponed until May; sends love to them all; signed 'D.H.L.'
Termtravel, in Italy
dramatic productions, plays, D.H. Lawrence 'David'
business and commerce, Samuel King
ReprodnNoteUniversity of Nottingham.
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink on a folded sheet of lined paper, text follows the sequence 1r, 2v, 1v, 2r; dimensions are 210 x 135 mm; one horizontal fold in the paper.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, Margaret H. Boulton and Gerald M. Lacy, eds. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991) vol VI, pp 25-26

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA4960Brewster; Earl Henry (1878-1957)1878-1957
NA5203Needham; Margaret Emily (1909-2001); née King; known as 'Peg'; niece of D.H. Lawrence1909-2001
NA74672King; Samuel Taylor (1880-1965); married Emily Lawrence 19041880-1965
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA382King; Emily Una (1882-1962); Mrs; née Lawrence; known as 'Pamela'; married Samuel King 1904; sister of D.H. Lawrence1882-1962
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