Typed Letter Signed to editor J.P. Marquand. Elsa MAXWELL, 1883 - 1963.

Typed Letter Signed to editor J.P. Marquand

Auribeau, France: 1949. unbound. 1 page, 9.75 x 6.25 inches, Auribeau, France, August 17, 1949. Signed in pencil by the famous hostess and author, proposing a series of articles on entertaining, in part: "...I could smash to smithereens Emily Post's boring books on etiquette which are simply bunk from beginning to end... I could easily prove that as 'a world-acknowledged authority' what rubbish all this is and why. They could be tart and sharp, and I could give illustrations which would amaze even you..." Wrinkling at the lower right corner; faint rusted paperclip stain in the left margin. Very good(-) condition.

Price: $300.00

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