AUTOGRAPHED HANDWRITTEN LETTER SIGNED. One sheet of white wove paper measuring approximately 5 by 7 1/2 inches. The letter concerns a reading that Frost gave at a women’s and some books that the Poet had intended to distribute to the girls. My dear Miss Patton. The pleasant time you gave me… And on the back of the letter, it concludes. With best wishes to you and. In the lower left-hand corner on the back of the letter is written in pencil within parentheses. April, 1925 / Troy, N. As shown in the picture above from the Russell Sage College Newspaper. The Quill , of April 22, 1915, Robert Frost gave a reading on April 13, 1925 at Russell Sage College. A private women’s college founded in 1916 in Troy, New York to offer women the means of independence through a combination of a broad education in the liberal arts and preparation for specific professional careers. Taught English and Literature at Russell Sage College and was among the college’s original faculty in 1916. The “enclosed books” probably refer to a 4-page pamphlet entitled. “Several Short Poems by Robert Frost”. Which was published by Henry Holt and Company for distribution at Robert Frost’s lectures and readings [See Crane A8]; however, so many audience members asked Frost to sign their copies after his readings that the Poet soon discontinued the practice (or in this case, Frost just “forgot” to bring the books with him). The letter is written with the Poet’s typical fountain-pen-and-black-ink style, and in Robert Frost’s unique and inimitable handwriting. The authenticity of Robert Frost’s handwriting and signature on this letter. The letter is creased horizontally at the center, else a. Very Good Copy of an early and rare Handwritten Manuscript Letter Autographed by Robert Frost with an excellent provenance. The item “AUTOGRAPHED HANDWRITTEN LETTER SIGNED by ROBERT FROST in APRIL 1925″ is in sale since Thursday, August 8, 2019. This item is in the category “Books\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “rfbooks” and is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Year Printed: 1925
- Topic: Poetry
- Author: Robert Frost
- Subject: Literature & Fiction
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English
- Special Attributes: Handwritten Letter by ROBERT FROST