Mar 21, 2019 - Sale 2502

Sale 2502 - Lot 229

Price Realized: $ 469
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Estimate: $ 150 - $ 250
SHAW, GEORGE BERNARD. Autograph Note Signed, "GBS," to Veronica Jennings of the Saturday Review, on a postcard, declining an invitation to write a gossip column. Verso is addressed in holograph, with cancelled 2 1/2 penny postage stamp showing the profile of George VI. 1/2 page, 12mo; remnants of prior mounting at sides verso. Ayot St. Lawrence, Welwyn, 1 January 1943

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"What! Begin again as a feuilleton writer at 86 1/2! No, Veronica, no. Tell the S.R. to turn to the rising son. I am dipping on the horizon."