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The virgin and the gipsy and other stories

Author: D H Lawrence; Michael Herbert; Bethan Jones; Lindeth Vasey
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The stories in this volume are from the last four years of D.H. Lawrence's writing life. Two powerful novellas dominate the collection: The Virgin and the Gipsy and The Escaped Cock (also known as The Man Who Died). Both of these deal with themes of escape and sexual awakening, but in very different contexts. In the first, a young woman from a restrictive English rectory learns about further dimensions to life  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Short stories
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Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lawrence, D.H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930.
Virgin and the gipsy and other stories.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2005019037
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: D H Lawrence; Michael Herbert; Bethan Jones; Lindeth Vasey
ISBN: 0511168896 9780511168895 0511167911 9780511167911 0511168462 9780511168468 0511169329 9780511169328 9780521366076 0521366070
OCLC Number: 252518167
Description: 1 online resource (lvii, 334 pages).
Contents: The Virgin and the Gipsy and other stories. Note on the texts --
The Virgin and the Gipsy --
Things --
Rawdon's roof --
Mother and daughter --
The escaped cock --
The blue moccasins --
Appendixes. The escaped Cock: early versions --
The Man who was through with the world --
The undying man --
The blue moccasins: early versions --
The woman who wanted to disappear.
Responsibility: D.H. Lawrence ; edited by Michael Herbert, Bethan Jones, and Lindeth Vasey.
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D. H. Lawrence's best-known and most powerful late fictions, The Virgin and the Gipsy and The Escaped Cock, are presented in this volume. Both novellas deal with the themes of escape and sexual  Read more...

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