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1 Albee, Edward AUTOGRAPH Signed Note Card - Heading of the Edward F. Albee Foundation, Inc.
Signed by Author
Albee autograph. On a card printed with The Edward F. Albee Foundation, Inc. heading with the address 226 Lafayette Street New York, New York 10012 226 2020 - horizontal 3 x 5". This is a simple white card with a large signature. An accompanying envelope is postmarked (8?) May 1978. The return address is Edward Albee The Office (and the above address). Clean, without wear. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Benedikt, Michael AUTOGRAPH Signed Note Card
1978 . 
This is a lined note card autographed in ink with two notes to the autograph collector by hand. The signature and greetings are on the blank side of the note card. The address is typed on the blue lined side of the card and the return address is also typed vertically on the side. To be used as a postcard. The cancellation is unreadable - other autographs from the period of this collection are dated 1978-1980.; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
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3 Benet, William Rose AUTOGRAPH William Rose Benet Signed on Letterhead of Brewer & Warren Inc.
Signed by Author
This item is an autograph of William Rose Benet written on the letterhead of the publishing firm of Brewer & Warren Inc. Benet is shown as Editor. The address is 6 East Third St New York with phone and cable code, plus London office address printed on the bottom of the paper. There is no accompanying message or greeting. The paper has no date. There is an envelope with the logo of the company pre-printed diagonally in the corner of the envelope. The postmark appears to be dated April15, 1930 7 PM and the location is Grand Central Station. The cancellation stamp is over the logo, but readable. Size 11 x 8 1/2, folded twice, horizontally and vertically to fit the near square envelope. The ink signature is written diagonally across the near middle of the paper. The address on the envelope also appears to be in the hand of Benet. Clean and without wear. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 Bly, Robert AUTOGRAPH Signed on Note Card Stationary with Drawing
. Signed by Author
This is die-cut, floral embossed stationary note card signed on the inside in green ink accompanied by his familiar drawing of a little bird he often includes with his signature. No text. The note card was signed in 1978 based the date on the envelope that has a Willmar, MN cancellation and a USA Dance stamp. One fold by the notecard manufacture r. In fine condition. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Caldwell, Erskine AUTOGRAPH Signed on Caldwell's Own Note Card
Hardcover Signed by Author
This autograph is on a note paper printed with Caldwell's name and the word Memorandum. The top of the memo paper held vertically has his name printed across the top of the paper which is 6 1/4" across. The word Memorandum is printed vertically on the bottom half of note paper which is 7" tall. There is a fold mark at the 3 1/2" middle. He addressed the note "To xxx xxx by Erskine Caldwell" under his name. There is a tiny ink smudge a little to the right of center on the bottom half. The envelope is typed and Caldwell's name is printed on the rear flap without a return address. The postmark is Phoenix, AZ. Part of the date is missing - all other letters in the collection are from 1978. There are two stamps - Frank Lloyd Wright - 2 cents and Capt. James Cook Hawaii 1778 - 13 cents. ; 8vo; Signed by Author 
Price: 199.00 USD
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6 Creeley, Robert AUTOGRAPH ALS with Envelope

This item is a signed letter to a fan on his printed letterhead note paper (signed twice) , plus an envelope. The note paper is 7" high x 6" wide with a letterhead. It is printed with his name and address of 400 Fargo in Buffalo. The note is dated Sept 2, 1978. It is folded twice, horizontally. His autograph is in the center. He then signed the note on the lower right of the third portion of the note. The envelope is hand printed. The return shows only his last name and his address. The envelope is dated 2 Sep 1978 from Buffalo. Clean, fresh. The fold marks are subtle. ; . 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7 Dickey, James AUTOGRAPH Note Paper Signature with Printed Heading
Signed by Author
This item is an autograph of James Dickey and date ('78) on note paper with a heading that includes his name and address of 4620 Leilia's Court At Columbia, South Carolina 29205. There is an accompanying envelope with his return address and a postmark that may read 10 May 1978.; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Dickey, William AUTOGRAPH Signed Post Card in Calligraphic Style
1978 . Signed by Author
This is autographed post card written in calligraphic style with black ink on a custom postcard style and size handmade card of white art type paper. It is written in response to a request for an autograph. The note is written within a tasteful possibly hand drawn border. He writes that The Rainbow Grocery will be published in the fall and names the Press. Signed. The address side is written in calligraphy and his name and return address is written vertically on the left - from San Francisco, CA. Cancellation is dated 8 Aug 1978. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Dillard, Annie AUTOGRAPH Autograph Postcard Signed
Hardcover Signed by Author
This is a simple post office post card, hand written message of best wishes. Signed Annie Dillard. No return address . Postmarked Islesboro, ME and dated Jul 26 1980.; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Dunn, Stephen AUTOGRAPH Autographed Letterhead
Signed by Author
This is an autograph on stationary signed in the center in blue ink without a salutation or message. The letter head has his Key Drive address in Absecon, NJ. The envelope is hand written and he signed his name above the Stockton College, Pomono, NJ return address on the envelope. Postmarked 4 August 80. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Folded twice. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Follett, Ken AUTOGRAPH With 'best Wishes' Greeting

This is an autograph on plain white paper. It has the greeting 'best wishes, ' with his signature in blue ball point pen. The paper is 3 1/4" high x 5 1/2 " wide. No soil or wear. ; . 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Galsworthy, John AUTOGRAPH Holograph Letter from John Galsworthy with pp Ada Galsworthy
Signed by Author
This is a letter to an autograph request that appears to be written by John Galsworthy and possibly signed by Galsworthy though the letter includes a per pro qualifier. The letter is written in the first person (John Galsworthy) and is signed John Galsworthy, followed by p. P. A. G. Within parenthesis. The letter is addressed "Dear Madam If you will send to me at (give UK address) a cheque for (pound) 1.1.0 made payable to the Author's Society Pensions FUnd I will send you my autograph. I have been obliged tomake this rule recently. Yours truly John Galsworthy (p. P. A. G) ". The letter was mailed from Cote Basque Biarritz on March 10, 1930. The envelope is included and the address could also be in Galsworthy's hand. Clean, no wear, wove paper with watermarks. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 175.00 USD
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13 Garland, Isabel AUTOGRAPH Signed Hardesty Johnson and Isabel Garland Playbill for a Performance in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania. a Joint Recital of Poetry and Song.
Signed by Author
SIGNED. This is a simple playbill for a 1928 performance by Hardesty Johnson and Isabel Garland at the Highland Hall in Hollidaysburg, PA. The title is "A Joint Recital of Poetry and Song | Isabel Garland Hardesty Johnson | Friday Evening, November Sixteenth, Nine- | teen Hundred Twenty-Eight, at | Eight-fifteen O'clock" . The program was divided into four parts: American Songs, Songs of Romance, Songs of the Sea, Songs of the Middle Border. The programs included poetry by Sara Teasdale, John Masefield, writings of Hamlin Garland, and music of a variety of composers. Isabel Garland was the daughter of Hamlin Garland. She married Hardesty Johnson, a concert tenor. The playbill is signed by Johnson in large script and in pencil. Garland's signature is beneath his, in ink. They are written diagonally in the middle across the wording on the Playbill. The playbill is 8 1/4" high x 3 3/4" wide. It is printed on stock beige in brown ink, and is blank on the rear side. It has three horizontal fold marks. It appears it was folded twice to form three panels, then folded in half. The printed side is clean , the verso has a smudge and a hint of a crease. There is no chipping or other wear. (Garland is the author of A Summer To Be. ) ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 95.00 USD
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14 Hanson, Kenneth O. AUTOGRAPH Autograph Letter Signed
Signed by Author
This is a nine line hand written letter dated 27 August 78. It's on Reed College stationery, note width. He references spending the summer in Greece and a book of Chinese translations coming out from Copper Canyon Press - Growing Old Alive. The envelope is also hand addressed and his name is above the Reed College return address. 10 1/2 tall x 7 1/4" high", folded twice. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 125.00 USD
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15 Holbrook, Hal AUTOGRAPH "MARK TWAIN TONIGHT" (Performance At DENISON UNIVERSITY)

This is a Program from the February 13, 1962 performance by Holbrook at the Swasey Chapel, in Granville, Ohio. It was a benefit program to create a Scholarship in Theatre Arts at Denison University. The program is a single piece of a rectangular paper, folded twice to form six panels. It is 9 inches tall and 5 3/4 inches wide when folded. The autograph is to the right of a photo of Holbrook (36 years old) and above a photo of him made up as Twain. When opened the first page is a list of possible selections for the program. The second is background information about Holbrook and the purpose for this event. There are two pages of lists of donors to the scholarhsip. The back page is blank. There is a note that the idea for the Benefit program was his. He asked that all the proceeds go to establish the scholarship with interest from the principle to go to a student showing unusual dramatic talent. The list of selections has a clever note about why the program is tentative. And, there is a statement titled "Music". It says: "A trombone player was engaged, but is unreliable and should not be expected. " There is a tiny spot and a faint hint of a soft crease or two. Generally, well cared for. Holbrook graduated from Denison University. ; . 
Price: 175.00 USD
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16 Lindsay, Vachel AUTOGRAPH Signed Small Gift Card
1978 . Signed by Author
This is a small gift card signed Vachel Lindsay in ink - no note or greeting. The card is 3 1/4" x 2 1/4" on creme color stationary with a plate type border. Fine condition. The accompanying envelope was mailed in June of 1930. Washington stamp - 2 cents. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 85.00 USD
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17 Merrill, James AUTOGRAPH Signed Postcard
Signed by Author
This is a postcard from Greece with a greeting, a date - ("VII. 78") and an added note - "Athens (where 'they all came to live') . He has written 'Aeropostal' in Greek under the address. The image on the postcard is a fragment of a grave stele from 560 B. C. - it Is a glossy photo of the head with a smile in cream and sepia tones. The cancel stamp is a little unreadable, the date should be August 1978. The stamp has an Olympic theme. Size 4" x 6". Good condition - slight crease on one corner, a tiny touch of wear to the tip of another corner. Blue ink, handwritten. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 175.00 USD
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18 Metcalf, Paul AUTOGRAPH Typed Letter Signed
1980 . Signed by Author
This is an autographed typed letter on one line ... with a clever phrase. The typed address is an RFD and Box number in Chester, MA and the date is July 21, 1980. The note is typed on a white glassine type paper of letter size, folded twice horizontally and once vertically. There is an envelope with a pre-printed return address, a typed mailing address, and a cancelled stamp from Chester, MA dated Jul 23, 1980.; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Nemerov, Howard AUTOGRAPH This is a signed, typed note on Washington University stationery.
Broadside Signed by Author
This is a short, two sentence thank you note typed, then signed in black ink. One half of a letter size paper was used, then folded twice for the envelope. It is dated 8 v 78. The post office cancellation is also dated may 8, 1978. The envelope has 'hn' in lower case above the University return address. He was Distinguished University Professor of English and Distinguished Poet in Residence at the University. ; .; Signed by Author 
Price: 125.00 USD
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20 Richard Eberhart AUTOGRAPH

This item is an autograph on the reverse side of a snapshot of Richard Eberhart in front of a portrait of Eberhart sent to a collector of autographs of poets. The portrait is a side view looking left. Eberhart is standing partly at the right corner of the painting - most of his head and neck are included in the photo. He inscribed the reverse side and signed his name the the date - June 1978. The envelope has his writtine signature with a return address in Hanover, NH. The envelope is postmarked White River Jct, VT. 1 Jul 1978. The outside dimensions of the photo are 3 1/2" high x 2 1/2" wide. The quality of the paper is fine - no wear. The quality of the photo can probably be described as a non-professional snapshot. Well cared for. ; . 
Price: 149.00 USD
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