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Whitman, Walt (1819-1892)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892), Autograph letter signed, April 19, 1988, one page, recipient unknown, concerning an invitation, text in full: "Billy Thompson of Gloucester, has just been here to invite me down to baked scrod dinner at his place, Tuesday next, abt [sic] 2. Wished me to invite you in his name & my own - you come here, say past 12 & we will drive down in my rig - Be back by dark or before - come round & let me know for certain," (folds, toned square upper left corner).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Folds, toned upper left corner.

Keywords

Billy Thompson, Whitman, Gloucester, Ben Folds, Seafood, Walt Whitman

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