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Historic Autograph Letters, Manuscripts & Documents

Important Signed & Inscribed Books and Photographs

LITERATURE

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SIR WILLIAM GILBERT REGRETFULLY DECLINES AN INVITATION

GILBERT, SIR WILLIAM S.  (1836-1911).  English playwright.  Autograph Letter Signed, “W.S. Gilbert”, on his monogrammed WSG stationery.  Two full, separate pages, octavo. “6 Evelyn Mansion, Victoria St.”, February 15, 1896. 

$950.00
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AN ATTRACTIVE LETTER OF ROBERT BROWNING

BROWNING, ROBERT.  (1812-89).  English poet.   Autograph Letter Signed, “Robert Browning”, on his 19 Warwick Crescent stationery.   One page, octavo.  London, England, March 13, 1884.  Fine condition.  To Mrs. Lowther. 

$1650.00
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“THE PATHS OF GLORY LEAD BUT TO THE GRAVE.   —    WORDSWORTH.”

WORDSWORTH, WILLIAM.  (1770-1850)  English Romantic poet.  Choice Autograph Quotation Signed, “W. Wordsworth.” One page, oblong octavo. “Rydal Mount” “Sept [em]ber 30th [18]36.”

$3000.00
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WASHINGTON IRVING GIVES DETAILS OF HIS TRAVELS IN FRANCE –  A FINE BIOGRAPHICAL LETTER

IRVING, WASHINGTON.  (1783-1859).  American writer.  Charming Autograph Letter Signed, “Washington Irving”, reporting the adventures of his travels in France.  Three pages, quarto.  Bordeaux, February 9, 1826. 

$1350.00
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VIRGINIA WOOLF TO HER BROTHER-IN-LAW AND NOTED CRITIC,  CLIVE BELL

“I LONG TO HEAR ALL THE NEWS”

WOOLF, VIRGINIA (1882-1942) English novelist. Uncommon Autograph Letter Signed, “V,” on her imprinted 52, Tavistock Square, W.C.I. Telephone: Museum 2621 stationery. One page, octavo. Tavistock Square, London. No date [late June 1929]. Excellent condition. To the husband of here sister Vanessa, ARTHUR CLIVE HOWARD BELL (1881-1964), the English critic.

$3000.00
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J.M. BARRIE —  A ‘PLAYFUL’ LETTER WHEREIN HE “ACKNOWLEDGES’ CO-AUTHORSHIP OF PETER PAN!

Autograph Letter Signed “J.M. Barrie,” on Adelphi Terrace House stationary. One page, octavo. [London]. September 21, 1924. With original transmittal envelope, stamped and postal marked.

$4250.00
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THEODROE DREISER  –  AUTHOR OF ‘SISTER CARRIE’ – A WORK OF PIVITAL IMPORTANCE IN AMERICAN LITERATURE

DREISER, THEODORE. (1871-1945).  American naturalist author.  Uncommon Typed Letter Signed, “Theodore Dreiser,” on The Delineator letterhead. One page, quarto. No place. September 24, 1909.

$895.00
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