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The Life of D.H. Lawrence: An Illustrated Biography
Since his death in 1930 at the age of 44, D.H. Lawrence has become a legend as both a writer and a man. In this book, Keith Sagar has written an authentic, vivid biography, drawing on the 5500 Lawrence letters now available, and the many accounts of him by his relatives, friends and contemporaries.
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Chaucer Press
(first published 1980)
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A fun, illustrated biography of D.H. Lawrence. The text left a lot to be desired, but the original quotes by D.H. Lawrence and people close to him, plus many photos made up for it. Good book to loan from the library. Made me want to check out his book of paintings, which were amazingly tender, sensual, warm, and modern, even though he didn't have any training in painting and started rather late. An amazing life cut way too short...44!!! He really was ahead of his time, and didn't live to see the ...more