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Lawrence, David Herbert, 1885-1930 (poet novelist and essayist)



  • Existence: 1885 - 1930

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


41 letters from Geoffrey Strickland (some of them addressed to David and Margot Holbrook, and one of them incomplete), 4 Aug. 1984-20 Sep. 1996 (and some partially dated)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9987/7/1/224
Scope and Contents

With notes by Strickland on a work on D. H. Lawrence by Holbrook; photocopies of printed articles; a photocopy of a letter to Strickland from Anthony Hartley of 'Encounter'; a poem, 'Atheist', in Strickland's hand; and two letters bearing news of Strickland's death, one from David Matthews to 'Tim and Eva' and one from 'Tim' to Holbrook.

Dates: 4 Aug. 1984-20 Sep. 1996 (and some partially dated)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection contains personal correspondence. The provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) apply to access. Users of the collection are required to complete a Researcher Undertaking Concerning Access under the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to Archives Which Would Otherwise Be Closed. Two files are restricted on grounds of confidentiality, and a number of files are not available for research on account of the poor physical condition of the documents they contain.