Sale 19BP01 | Lot 329

SALINGER, J.D. Typed letter signed.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 329
SALINGER, J.D. Typed letter signed.
[Cornish, NH:] Feb. 25, 1972. Typed letter on a folded sheet signed "J.D. Salinger" in black ink, 13 lines, addressed to C. Macleish. Usual folds.
A very good Salinger letter with literary content, discussing briefly what it would be like to be a pre-Revolutionary Russian landowner, recommending Turgenev's Hunting Sketches, Chekhov, and the second half of Anna Karenina. Salinger letters with literary content are quite uncommon in the market.

Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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