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    [D. H. Lawrence, subject]. Group of Five Titles about D. H. Lawrence. [Various places, various publishers], 1931-1934. First editions. [D. H. Lawrence, subject]. John Middleton Murry. Son of Woman. New York: Jonathan Cape, 1931. First American edition. Octavo. 367 pages. Publisher's full purple cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Spine sunned, gilt tarnished, binding rubbed with some soiling, corners bumped. Front hinge cracking, a few gutters overopened, some pencil markings throughout, bookplate on front pastedown. Fair. In slipcase.

    [Together with:] [D. H. Lawrence, subject]. Ada Lawrence and G. Stuart Gelder. Young Lorenzo. Early Life of D. H. Lawrence. Florence: G. Orioli, [1931]. First edition, one of 740 numbered copies, this being copy number 351. Octavo. 275 pages. Illustrated. Publisher's paper over boards, dust jacket. Some toning, rubbing to binding, bookplate on front pastedown. Jacket toned, edgeworn, thumbsoiled, and mildly chipped. Good. Chemised in slipcase.

    [And:] [D. H. Lawrence, subject]. Catherine Carswell. The Savage Pilgrimage. London: Chatto and Windus, 1932. First edition. Octavo. 296 pages. Illustrated. Publisher's full rust cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Spine sunned and rubbed, some rubbing to boards. A few gutters overopened. Good. Chemised in slipcase.

    [And:] [D. H. Lawrence, subject]. Frieda Lawrence. "Not I, But The Wind..." Santa Fe: Rydal Press, [1934]. First edition, one of 1,000 copies signed by Frieda Lawrence (this being copy number 106). Instead of just signing, Lawrence has inscribed the limitation page: "for the Dunlops/with/gay + sad/memories/[flourish]". Laid-in is a signed Christmas card from Lawrence. Octavo. 311 pages. Illustrated. Publisher's buckram backstrip over plain boards, printed paper label on spine, dust jacket. Cloth spine and label toned, binding rubbed with some edgewear, foxing. Edge of text block foxed. Jacket spine toned and creased. Jacket soiled, edgeworn and thumbsoiled. Good. Chemised in slipcase.

    [And:] [D. H. Lawrence]. The Letters of D. H. Lawrence. New York: The Viking Press, [1932]. First edition, American issue, one of 525 numbered copies, this being copy number 468. Octavo. 889 pages. Publisher's full parchment binding, front board and spine stamped in black. Spine sunned, some rubbing, soiling to binding, endleaves foxed, text wrinkled. Good. Housed in original publisher's slipcase (top portion of slipcase loose.

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