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    Group of Seven Notable Literary Autographs. An excellent array of signatures from some of the mightiest pens of the 20th century. Authors included are:
    T. S. Eliot with his name neatly penned on a card, 3.25" x 2", affixed with a Swedish stamp bearing Alfred Nobel's profile.
    Elmore Leonard on a 5" x 3" card affixed with a 15-cent John Steinbeck stamp.
    Thomas Mann on a joined pair of Swedish stamps having Nobel's profile.
    George Bernard Shaw inscribing a 3.5" x 2.5" card with "G Bernard Shaw Ayot Saint Lawrence 23th August 1948" placed over three swedish Nobel stamps.
    Upton Sinclair on 3.5" x 2" card affixed with 3-cent U.S. Pulitzer commemorative stamp.
    Booth Tarkington on 5" x 3" card also inscribed "Indianapolis, March 5, 1939".
    Thornton Wilder on 3.5" x 2" card affixed with 3-cent U.S. Pulitzer commemorative stamp and also inscribed "New Haven June 27. 1947".
    The Tarkington card is moderately toned whereas the remaining cards are nearly pristine as made.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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