London: Martin Secker, 1922. First UK edition. Hardcover. 312pp. Octavo [20 cm] Brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Good. The spine ends and corners of the covers are bumped. The top edge of the text block is soiled. The endsheets are mildly darkened and discolored. There is a former owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. The text block is cracked at the half title page. Browned pages. In a good only dust jacket. Fragile. Darkened and subtly creased and soiled. The spine of the jacket is a bit more heavily darkened. Two small notations on the top edge of the front panel. There are numerous small losses from the edges. The largest loss is from the paper at the head of the spine. This loss measures 2 and 1/4 inches wide by 1/2 inch deep. There are also some closed tears in the edges and along the folds. The longest closed tear is at the foot of the spine and is 1 inch long. Item #31914
Lawrence is probably most known for his novels Sons and Lovers, The Rainbow, Women in Love and Lady Chatterley's Lover.