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    Joseph Conrad Autograph Letter Signed. Written on both sides of a 4.5" x 3.5" correspondence card, Ashford [Kent, England], April 6, 1915. Addressed to Edwin P. Edgett, literary editor of the Boston Evening Transcript, the Heart of Darkness author writes regarding a review of his most recent novel, Victory, which was published that year, in full: "The first intimation of Victory being published came to me through the review in your distinguished paper you have been good enough to send me. The fact could not have been conveyed to me in a more pleasant manner. Thank you very much for the friendly thought! Pray express to my reviewer my very deep sense of his generous appreciation of my work." Victory was generally well received and has been adapted to film three times. With the original transmittal envelope accomplished in Conrad's hand.

    Condition: Faint soiling spots near the left edge. Near fine.


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