D H Lawrence

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D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930), : 

D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930),

-English novelist, storywriter, critic, poet and painter : 

-English novelist, storywriter, critic, poet and painter

"Snake" and "How Beastly the Bourgeoisie is" are his most anthologized poems. : 

"Snake" and "How Beastly the Bourgeoisie is" are his most anthologized poems.

Father : 

Father

-a struggling coal miner and a heavy drinker : 

-a struggling coal miner and a heavy drinker

Mother : 

Mother

-a former schoolteacher, greatly superior in education to her husband : 

-a former schoolteacher, greatly superior in education to her husband

Childhood : 

Childhood

-Lawrence's mother died in 1910 : 

-Lawrence's mother died in 1910

-he helped her die by giving her an overdose of sleeping medicine. : 

-he helped her die by giving her an overdose of sleeping medicine.

-dominated by poverty and friction between his parents : 

-dominated by poverty and friction between his parents

Education : 

Education

-Nottingham High School : 

-Nottingham High School

- had won a scholarship : 

- had won a scholarship

Work : 

Work

-clerk in a surgical appliance factory : 

-clerk in a surgical appliance factory

-four years as a pupil-teacher : 

-four years as a pupil-teacher

Higher Education : 

Higher Education

-Nottingham University : 

-Nottingham University

-briefly pursued a teaching career : 

-briefly pursued a teaching career

Writing Career : 

Writing Career

met Frieda von Richthofen, the professor Ernest Weekly's wife and fell in love with her. Frieda left her husband and three children, and they eloped to Bavaria : 

met Frieda von Richthofen, the professor Ernest Weekly's wife and fell in love with her. Frieda left her husband and three children, and they eloped to Bavaria

-Lawrence's novel Sons and Lovers appeared in 1913 and was based on his childhood ----Lawrence's fourth novel, The Rainbow (1915), was about two sisters growing up in the north of England. : 

-Lawrence's novel Sons and Lovers appeared in 1913 and was based on his childhood ----Lawrence's fourth novel, The Rainbow (1915), was about two sisters growing up in the north of England.

-best known work is Lady Chatterly's Lover, first published privately in Florence in 1928. It tells of the love affair between a wealthy, married woman, and a man who works on her husband's estate. The book was banned for a time in both UK and the US as pornographic : 

-best known work is Lady Chatterly's Lover, first published privately in Florence in 1928. It tells of the love affair between a wealthy, married woman, and a man who works on her husband's estate. The book was banned for a time in both UK and the US as pornographic



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