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    Sale 2228 | Lot 207
    Price Realized: $420With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2228 Lot 207

      SHAW, GEORGE BERNARD. Autograph Letter Signed, "G. Bernard Shaw," to his literary agent James Brand Pinker ("Dear Mr. Pinker"), stating that he should waste no further time on Methuen and that he should ensure that preparations are made for simultaneous publication in America [of his play, Man and Superman?]. 1 page, oblong 8vo, personal stationery; folds, remnants of prior mounting along right edge verso. "10 Adelphi Terrace," 5 February 1903
      Estimate $300-400

      "[Y]ou should waste no further time on Methuen. Either he does not mean business, or he takes me for an utter fool.
      "What about America? . . . We must be ready for simultaneous publication; and we shall lose the spring season unless something is settled promptly."

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $420