Document ReferenceLa Z 4/3/26
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Villa Mirenda, Scandicci, Florence to [Emily King]; 30 Apr. 1927
Date30 April 1927
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear sister'; is glad the wholesale is off and very glad if Sam[uel King] leaves Carlton; the news about Gertie [Cooper] is awful, it is better to die; they are producing 'David' on the 22 and 23 May, supposes he shall come; will let her know if he does but is not keen; bids 'au revoir then'; signed 'D.H.L.'
Termdramatic 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; 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, p 47

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA74672King; Samuel Taylor (1880-1965); married Emily Lawrence 19041880-1965
NA74593Cooper; Gertrude (1885-1942); known as 'Gertie' or 'Grit'; childhood friend of D.H. Lawrence1885-1942
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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