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What is the setting of "The Rocking-Horse Winner" by D. H. Lawrence?

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This question is never directly stated in the story itself, so you will have to use inference, or educated guesses, based on clues throughout the story.  A good place to start is by looking a bit at the author's life and when he was alive.  Lawrence was alive in the end of the 19th century, and the first part of the 20th century.  He was also born and raised in England, and most of his novels are set there, at least in part.  So, given those details, if you were to guess just based on the life of the author, a good inference to make would be that the story is probably set in the early...

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