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Whitman, Walt (1819-1892)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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

Description:

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892), Autograph postcard signed, February 12, [18]87, one page, to Harry D. Hughes, Philadelphia, graciously thanking him for writing positive reviews in Leisure Moments, text in part: "I have received the Dec. & Feb. numbers of "Leisure Moments" with your friendly articles abt me, & wish to thank you. They are affectionately appreciated", with holograph addressed envelope to another recipient, (lightly toned and soiled, corners bumped).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Whitman, Harry D. Hughes, Philadelphia, American poets, Autograph, Brooklyn Eagle, Leisure, Walt Whitman

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