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Published: 15 August 2008

304 Pages | One black-and-white frontispiece

ISBN: 9780199546657

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Death and the Author

How D. H. Lawrence Died, and Was Remembered

David Ellis

  • A compelling account of the last days of D. H. Lawrence, and of events after his death
  • Moves out from the story of Lawrence to offer a series of fascinating and often grimly humorous reflections on death and dying
  • Includes extended references to a number of other famous literary consumptives such as Keats, Katherine Mansfield, Kafka, Chekhov or George Orwell
  • Fresh material will surprise those familiar with Lawrence