Paintings of D. H. Lawrence
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Published by Cory, Adams & Mackay in London .
Written in English


  • Lawrence, D. H. -- 1885-1930

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Statementedited by Mervyn Levy, with essays by Harry T. Moore, Jack Lindsay & Herbert Read.
ContributionsLevy, Mervyn., Moore, Harry Thornton., Lawrence, D. H. 1885-1930.
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14077198M

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