Lawrence was one of the great short story writers of the 20th century. This new collection of ten stories shows the variety of Lawrence's achievement. the works develop from early realism towards myth and fairy tale, murder and ghost stories.
D(avid) H(erbert) Lawrence (1885-1930) English novelist, story writer, critic, poet and painter, one of the greatest figures in 20th-century English literature. Sue Wilson taught on the postgraduate programme on D.H. Lawrence for several years at the University of Nottingham, where she was a Lecturer in Modern English Literature. She is currently a Senior Lecturer in Drama at Anglia Polytechnic University in Cambridge. Louise Welsh has published many short stories and articles. Her first novel - The Cutting Room - was a prize winning and hugely acclaimed best seller. She lives in Glasgow and is currently working on her next novel.