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British Poet Caroline Norton Autograph Letter Signed

   Norton, 3 1/2 pages, (no place or date). Barlow, enclosing a poem [no longer present], and sending an unidentified. Little gift with the greatest interest. After I had read it myself I lent it to an American Judge who is writing some works on the operations of the brain, which it turns my brain to hear him talk of, more especially as he discusses the subject in such a low & inarticulate voice that the operation of hearing scarcely goes on in my head during the flow of conversation. However I triumphantly read the page which alludes to the power of'forbidding thought' because he ...

Poet Gabriela Mistral Nobel Prize 1945 Autograph, Handwritten Letter Signed

  Chilean poet, educator, diplomat, and feminist who was the first Latin American (and, so far, the only Latin American woman) to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1945. Autograph letter signed, 1 1/2 pages, 5,5 x 8,25 inch, in Spanish, to Attilia Brasiello - thanking him for "tu hermoso libro de poemas" (`book of poems`), written and signed in dark ink "Gabriela Mistral", with intersecting letter folds and mild creases - in fine to very fine condition. Siga ud, trabajando, sea o no, entendida. La Poesia es nustro camino... Satisfaction Guarantee - If you are not satisfied with the ...

Poet Jean Cocteau Top Autograph, Handwritten Letter Signed

   French poet, novelist, dramatist, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker. Autograph letter signed, one page, 7,25 x 9,5 inch, in French, to "Chere Mika" - concerning an important oeuvre and effective aid for artists, written and signed in black ink "Jean", attractively mounted (removable) for display with a photograph, shows Cocteau as artist (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with intersecting letter folds and very mild signs of wear at the edges - in fine to very fine condition. Chere Mika Je pense que cette oeuvre vous interessera et que seule vous pouvez porter une aide efficace aux ...

Wordsworth, William (1770-1850). Poet. Autograph Letter Signed. 1833

   1-side 8vo (14-lines) with postscript (4-lines). He writes: Accept my sincere thanks united with those of Mrs. Wordsworth for the trouble you have taken upon our Nephew's account and for your two kind letters. We are truly grateful for your zealous exertions on his behalf........... With kind remembrance to Mrs Dixon in which this we cordially unite. I remain my dear sir faithfully your much obliged WmWordsworth With 4-line postscript to the reverse. Tipped, by the bottom corners, to part of an album leaf; split on lower right corner just affecting the end of the signature but with no...

French Poet Charles Baudelaire Autograph, Handwritten Letter Signed

   French poet who also produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe. Baudelaire, with mild browning, three horizontal letter folds, and two areas of paper loss of the adjoining sheet (due to the opening of the fold by the recipient) - in fine condition. Le 4 décembre 1862, Cher Monsieur, Vous devinez qu`après la belle réception que m`a faite M. Chevalier, cet illustre inconnu, je suis peu tenté de remettre les pieds au Paÿs. Si le Paÿs a envie de l`article Salammbô, il le fera demander à Michel Lévy, chez qui je le déposerai. ...

Poet Rainer Maria Rilke Autographed Letter Signed

   Rene Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke. Bohemian-Austrian poet and novelist - one of the most lyrically intense German-language poets. Accompanied by the original envelope with wax seal, addressed by Rilke, in very fine condition.... Paßt es Ihnen wenn wir unseren Weg ins Museum um einen Tag herausschieben, statt morgen würde ich Sie Mittwoch, übermorgen, um 11 in Ihrer Wohnung abholen. Denn für morgen hat sich allerhand in den Weg geschoben... Satisfaction Guarantee - If you are not satisfied with the autographs you can return them within 15 days without giving reasons. We ...