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Sale 2514 Lot 55
GERTRUDE STEIN (1874-1946)
Autograph Letter Signed, to Arthur Rubin ("My dear Rubin"),
apologizing for a delayed reply, explaining that the telephone has not yet arrived, and inviting him to visit. 1 page, 4to, quad ruled paper; mounted to larger board, uneven toning, faint scattered staining. Np, "Thursday."
Estimate $600 - 900
"Sorry about that 14 year old letter. I do usually answer letters . . . . [O]ur telephone they are always promising us . . . is not here. Come in any evening we are always here in the evening and tell us about yourself and the Stars and Stripes."