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    Autograph Note Signed by H. G. Wells Mentioning His Lover, Rebecca West

    H. G. Wells. Autograph Note Signed. Two pages on Wells' stationery card, 3.5 x 4.5 inches, Easton Glebe, [n.d.]. Addressed to Holbrook Jackson (1874-1948, British journalist, writer and publisher). Wells mention's Rebecca West's (1892-1983) book about Henry James (1916 - her first book). This letter may have been written during the time that Wells was having an affair with West, eventually producing a son (Anthony West, 1914-1987). Fine.
    From the Larry McMurtry Collection of H. G. Wells.


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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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