Literary Locations #6: Victoria Crescent

Literary Locations #6: Victoria Crescent

It’s 1912 and D H Lawrence walks down Private Road in Mapperley Park. Turning up Victoria Crescent he locates his destination, the first house on his left, the home of his favourite professor, Ernest Weekley. A former student of Weekley’s at University College...
Frieda

Frieda

Frieda Lawrence, née Weekley, née von Richtofen, has not had a good press over the years: after eloping with DH Lawrence and leaving her husband with their three children she has cut a controversial figure even in these more liberated times. Her role in...