London: Bloomsbury / Albion Book, 1989. DHL and Edwardian artists. First Edition. Cloth. Quarto (10 3/8" x 7 3/4"), black cloth with silver lettering on spine; illustrated with many B&W and color photos and artworks from DHL's era; archival polyester-protected glossy black pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped) depicting "The Ship of Death" by Blair Hughes-Stanton [the point of departure for DHL's late poems, "Birds, Beasts and Flowers"]; orange dolphin logo wallpaper endpapers, 192 pages. Very Fine / Near Fine. Item #6504
D.H. Lawrence, in full David Herbert Lawrence, (1885 - 1930) was a prominent English author of novels, short stories, poems, plays, essays, travel books, and letters. He is best known for his then sexually explicit Lady Chatterley's Lover (1928), but he also wrote three major novels: Sons and Lovers, The Rainbow, and Women in Love.
This splendidly illustrated anthology includes extracts from his novels, interspersed with short stories and poems. Lawrence also painted and a few of his works are included; plus photos, artworks by his contemporaries and circle.
SUPERIOR COPY: Tight, bright, clean with No marks by previous owners or remainder. Bright clean illustrations without foxing. Clean dust jacket (unclipped) with slight rubbing.