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Authors and Novelists of the 20th Century, Ten Signed Letters and Cards.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Authors and Novelists of the 20th Century, Ten Signed Letters and Cards.
Various formats, including the following authors: Knut Hamsun (1859-1952), signed card, 22 September 1940; Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), typed letter signed, 23 December 1935; Pearl Buck (1892-1973), three typed letters signed, 1941 and 1955; P.G. Wodehouse (1881-1975), autograph postcard signed, 1939; Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950), two typed letters, one signed, one possibly with a stamped signature, 1933 and 1940; W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965), autograph note signed, undated; and Emily Post (1872-1960), undated signature on personalized notepaper. (10)
Estimate $800-1,000


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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Pearl Buck

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