Lot #577
Poets (12) Signed Items

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Twelve items signed by noteworthy poets, including: Allen Ginsberg (ANS, "I wasn't dressed in Buckskins, which I never owned—too expensive"); Edgar Lee Masters (TLS, "Edwin Markham voiced the surging democracy of America at the turn of the century"); Stephen Spender (souvenir typescript and ALS); Ogden Nash (TLS on "The Four Prominent Bastards"); Archibald MacLeish (ALS sending thanks for an "eloquent meditation," and TLS responding to replying to the "feeling that the reference to the works of Epictetus was out of place"); Vachel Lindsay (SP and hand-addressed envelope); Amy Lowell (TLS concerning classical Chinese literature); May Swenson (souvenir typescript); and Ella Wheeler Wilcox (AQS). In overall fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021