Nov 08, 2018 - Sale 2492

Sale 2492 - Lot 341

Price Realized: $ 375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
"THE DESTINY OF MY WRITING HAS BEEN STORMY AND DIFFICULT" ANAÏS NIN. Autograph Letter Signed, to William Seward, sending the gift of her book [not present], expressing appreciation for his understanding, giving her lecture schedule, and hoping to visit him in Virginia. 1 page, 4to; horizontal fold. New York, nd

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". . . [Y]our letter was a gift, a gift I appreciate as an antidote to the crass, violent reviews I have received. I do need understanding for the destiny of my writing has been stormy and difficult.

". . . I am lecturing and reading December 4 to the 10th at Howard, Dartmouth, Smith, etc. . . ."