The First Women in Love: 1st Women In Love by D. H. LawrenceThe First Women in Love: 1st Women In Love by D. H. Lawrence

The First Women in Love: 1st Women In Love

byD. H. LawrenceEditorJohn Worthen, Lindeth Vasey


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Published here for the first time is the earliest completed version of the novel regarded as Lawrence's greatest: Women in Love. Lawrence wrote it in 1916 and did his best to have it published then; but his previous novel had been banned and The First Women in Love was rejected. It shares much of its material with the final version of the novel but its central relationships are dissimilar and the ending radically different. Arguably one of Lawrence's greatest works in its own right, it is a novel searingly addressed to the world of the First World War.
D(avid) H(erbert) Lawrence was born on September 11, 1885. His father was a coal miner and Lawrence grew up in a mining town in England. He always hated the mines, however, and frequently used them in his writing to represent both darkness and industrialism, which he despised because he felt it was scarring the English countryside. Law...
Title:The First Women in Love: 1st Women In LoveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 1.3 inPublisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0521007097

ISBN - 13:9780521007092

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Table of Contents

General editor's preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Cue-titles; Introduction; The First Women In Love; Appendix; Explanatory notes; Textual apparatus; A note on pounds, shillings and pence.