Skip to Main Content Skip to Header Menu Skip to Main Menu Skip to Category Menu Skip to Footer

ANDRE MAUROIS - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 18531

ANDRE MAUROIS His autograph quotation in French, beginning, "One doesn't love a woman for what she says ..." Autograph Quotation signed: "On n'aime pas une femme pour qu'elle/dit; on aime ce qu'elle dit parce qu'on l'aime/Andre Maurois", 1 page, 5½x3½ card.

Sale Price $270.00

Reg. $300.00

Condition: fine condition
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

ANDRE MAUROIS
His autograph quotation in French, beginning, "One doesn't love a woman for what she says ..."
Autograph Quotation signed: "On n'aime pas une femme pour qu'elle/dit; on aime ce qu'elle dit parce qu'on l'aime/Andre Maurois", 1 page, 5½x3½ card. Translation: "One doesn't love a woman for what she says; one loves what she says because one loves her." Andre Maurois(1885-1967) was originally the pen name of Emile Herzog, but he legally changed his name in 1947. Maurois wrote in many genres: novels, short stories, histories, biographies, children's books and an autobiography. His first novel, the humorous The Silence of Colonel Bramble, was based on his experience as an interpreter for British forces in France during World War I. He retained a lifelong interest in England, writing biographies of Disraeli, Byron and Shelley. Maurois entered the prestigious French Academy in 1938 on the recommendation of Marshall Philippe Petain, and dedicated a book to Petain. But while Petain became the head of the collaborationist Vichy government after the fall of France in 1940, Maurois joined DeGaulle's Free French forces. Maurois was the source of many quotable quotes. Whether the maxim he penned here was original, is a question requiring further research. Heavy mounting residue on verso. Creased and lightly toned. Corners worn. Otherwise, fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark
See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guarantee

COA with every purchase

All Questions Answered

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response