One of the most influential Czech writers of the 20th century (1890-1938) who introduced and made popular the word 'robot,' which first appeared in his 1921 play R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots). ALS, one page, 8 x 11, July 29, 1926. Response to an autograph collector, in full: "Here you have my photo; but please, don't suppose that I am always standing in this manner in the woods; it is rather only an exception." In fine condition.
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