In Very Good + condition, this item was well-stored and carefully preserved. It was folded once horizonally and twice vertically for insertion into a mailing envelope. Nice bold Miller signature in fountain pen at bottom. Contains an interesting reference to reporting on Miller at this early date. The recipient of the letter, Mrs. Clairmonte, had previously forwarded a clipping to Miller from the Pacific Grove paper, which Miller was particularly appreciate of, as he responds: It’s the first time (in America) a newspaper has reported my doings with any accuracy. ” This item is also notable for being written on an unusual stationary, which features a black and white illustration of a drawing on the left; and the words “Big Sur, California on the right. It is also rare to find a Miller letter from this period, in the 1940s. The date is written with a typewriter while the rest of the letter is handwritten in fountain pen. Please check my listings for additional signed Miller items which will be posted throughout the fall. The item “Henry Miller 1948 handwritten letter to Mrs. Clairmonte, Big Sur, signed ALS, VG” is in sale since Friday, September 7, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “dakotadelta” and is located in New Paltz, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Uruguay.
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Profession: writer
- Signed by: Henry Miller