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Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894)

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2300
Lot:
128
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894), Autograph letter signed, August 7th, 1887, two pages, unknown recipient, concerning submitting articles to the Editor of the Atlantic Monthly, and discussing writing in general, opining "an English writer had better fight for his spurs in England, and an American writer in America", (very good, folds).
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Editor , Atlantic Monthly, United Kingdom, Autograph, Dudley-Winthrop family, Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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