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D. H. Lawrence: A Personal Record - E. T. [Jessie Chambers]

Jonathan Cape, 1935, Hardback ..
Condition: Good+. Cover a little rubbed and bumped at the extremities, a little faded. Previous owners' inscription to the first blank. Top edge of the text block tanned. Text complete, clean and tight.

From the preface: “The author of this book is referred to by D. H. Lawrence in his Autobiographical Sketch as the ‘girl who had been the chief friend of my youth’. Very gracefully he acknowledges his indebtedness to her by saying that she launched him on his literary career ‘like a princess cutting a thread, launching a ship’.”

Size: 7¾" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 223

£Now with a new owner.