CULLEN, COUNTEE (1900-46)
American poet, novelist, children’s writer and playwright; particularly well known during the Harlem Renaissance. Toward the end of his life he was a high school teacher of literature. ADP: Autograph Display Piece vintage fountain pen signature on a small sheet of lined paper. Professionally matted in burnished goldtone board with a giclee image of the […]
DAVIDMAN, Joy (1915-60)
BOOK: Letter to a Comrade. Yale University Press, New Haven, 1938, first edition. Hardbound, 94 pgs. Intact dust jacket in fair condition (water spotting. Boards very good and solid spine. Interior clean and fresh. This appears to be from the personal library of poet-novelist-essayist COUNTEE CULLEN as he has signed on the first free endpaper. […]
Doctorow, E.L. (1931 – )
Book: “Ragtime.” Stated first but later impression (2 – 4 – 6 – 8 – 9 – 7 – 5 – 3); Random House, NY, 1974; 270 pgs. Features a bold inscription on the front free – endpaper: “To my favorite redhead, the most glorious Virginia, with love and admiration, Edgar Doctorow”.