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LAWRENCE, D. H.

Rare books by D. H. Lawrence, including first edition, signed first edition, and finely bound copies of Lady Chatterley’s Lover and The Trespasser. 

Regularly stocked editions of Lawrence’s works include the first Paul Smith edition.

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  1. The White Peacock.
    First edition, first printing, of Lawrence's first book. This is the rare first issue with the copyright date "1910" on title page verso. Learn More
    £5,750

    Stock Code: 106127

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  2. 124265comp
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Else from the Author". The recipient was Lawrence's sister-in-law Else von Richthofen (1874-1973), sister of his new wife Frieda, and one of the first female social scientists in Germany. Else and Lawrence first met in the... Learn More
    £5,750

    Stock Code: 124265

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  3. The Prussian Officer and Other Stories.
    First edition, first impression, in a stunning example of the rare dust jacket. Learn More
    £8,750

    Stock Code: 95594

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  4. 30305
    First Edition, First Impression. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 30305

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  5. Look! We Have Come Through!
    First edition, first impression, with the striking jacket designed by E. McKnight Kauffer. Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 112263

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  6. Women in Love.
    First edition, first printing, one of a limited edition of 1250 numbered copies, this copy signed by the author on the title page though it is not called for in the limitation. Learn More
    £8,750

    Stock Code: 81049

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    Women In Love.

    New York, [but issued in London: 1920

    First edition, UK issue, being one of 50 numbered copies signed by the author. Martin Secker bought 50 sets of sheets from the 1,250 copies printed for the true first American edition, and bound them very much in the Secker style, though the publisher's name does not appear anywhere in the book. This is the first signed... Learn More
    £6,750

    Stock Code: 124407

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  8. Fantasia of the Unconscious.
    First edition, first impression, presentation copy to E. M. Forster, inscribed by the author to E. M. Forster on the front free endpaper, "E.M., from D.H.L. Taos, 6 Nov 1922" and with Forster's "This book belongs to..." ticket. Forster and Lawrence met in 1915, when Forster visited Lawrence at Greatham, sharing "two hours... Learn More
    £7,500

    Stock Code: 83380

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  9. 1
    First edition, first impression, one of 2,000 copies. Magnus's memoir of his time with, and subsequent desertion of, the French Foreign Legion was left unpublished upon his death by suicide in 1920, and was here published for the first time, together with a lengthy introduction and biographical sketch by Lawrence, his erstwhile... Learn More
    £425

    Stock Code: 98064

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  10. 125875
    Lady..."> Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to the publisher Edward Titus, this the first copy off the press of the second authorized edition of Lawrence's magnum opus. Lawrence has inscribed the title page, "To Edward W. Titus from D. H. Lawrence this first copy of our Lady of Paris. Forte dei Marmi, 26 June 1929".
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    £37,500

    Stock Code: 125875

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  11. 45445comp
    Second impressions. With Vita Sackville-West's signed presentation inscription to the front free endpaper of the first volume, "Evelyn from Vita Xmas 1931". The recipient was the journalist Evelyn Irons. By 1931 Irons had become the editor of the Features page on the Daily Mail. In March of that year she arranged to interview... Learn More
    £875

    Stock Code: 45445

    signed

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  12. 43264
    Limited edition, number 750 of 810 copies printed on handmade paper. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 43264

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  13. 133365
    First edition, first impression, trade issue, in a handsome binding. A numbered limited issue bound in japon was also published in the same month. Huxley edited the letters of Lawrence following the latter's death in 1930, with this being their first publication in a collected form. Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 133365

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  14. 61604
    £50

    Stock Code: 61604

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  15. 133363
    First edition, limited issue, number 187 of 525 copies, of which 250 were issued in the UK and 250 in America. A trade issue in brown cloth was also published in the same month. Huxley edited the letters of Lawrence following the latter's death in 1930, with this being their first publication in a collected form. The limited... Learn More
    £75

    Stock Code: 133363

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  16. Snake.

    Snake.

    Edinburgh: 1984

    First separate edition, unnumbered proof copy from a limited edition of 12 numbered copies, together with first proof with publisher's corrections in red ink. This edition of D. H. Lawrence's poem was published to mark the 80th birthday of George Lazarus, whose collection of Lawrence books and manuscripts was bequeathed... Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 98423

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