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    Group of 24 Signatures, including George Bernard Shaw, Henry M. Stanley, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, W. Somerset Maugham, Hoagy Carmichael, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jane Addams, Eudora Welty, Lord Tennyson, Rex Beach, MacKinlay Kantor, Martin Dies, Elmer Davis, and Walter Lord. Some are affixed to a backing. Also, a William Shakespeare first day cover signed by 10 authors (Norman Mailer, George Plimpton, Erskine Caldwell, Saul Bellow, Sloan Wilson, P. G. Wodehouse, Walter Lord, Irving Wallace, Louis Auchincloss, and Calder Willingham). All in very good to fine condition.

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    George Bernard Shaw Note Signed (October 16, 1910)

    Henry M. Stanley Note Signed (August 30, 1901)

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Note Signed (January 30, 1880)

    W. Somerset Maugham Card Signed

    Hoagy Carmichael Card Signed

    Oliver Wendell Holmes Card Signed (February 18, 1875)

    Jane Addams Card Signed (with printed address of Chicago's Hull House)

    Eudora Welty Card Signed

    Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Clipped Signature

    Rex Beach Typed Letter Signed (March 3, 1922)

    MacKinlay Kantor Manuscript Signed (seven pages, "The Wrath of the Raped")

    Martin Dies Photograph Signed

    Elmer Davis Typed Letter Signed (March 7, 1939)



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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
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