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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 62 of 207: Eliot, Thomas Stearns Typed letter signed ('T.S. Eliot') to Father Hawker in relation to a seeming confusion between them, The Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, St Gilbert: 1949, 12mo, folded for posting. Eliot took up the offered position at the Institute in late 1948 and left earlier than intended owing to being inconveniently awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. It has not been possible to trace Father Hawker so the mysterious issue (which Eliot blames on his secretary)

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Sold For:£220
Estimate: £200 - £400

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed