The Fox - D. H. Lawrence

The Fox

By D. H. Lawrence

  • Release Date: 2009-03-14
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature


The Fox (1923) is a short novella by D.H. Lawrence that is set in the Berkshire district of England in 1918, just after the First World War. Two women, Branford and March, both in their thirties and unmarried, live together on an isolated farm. One day, like a fox, a man enters their farm and lives. Lawrence uses the fox as a symbol of masculinity and through it explores male sexuality.