Famous Women | Poems
KATHARINE LEE BATESHer signed, handwritten poem "To The Old Year" Autograph Poem Signed: "Katharine Lee Bates", 1p, 7¾x5¾ lined sheet. Signed beneath the title, "To the Old Year". Eight lines of the poem.In full: "Auf wiedersehen! For we shall meet before/The Throne of God.
Sale Price $1,360.00
JULIA C. R. DORR Handwritten 6-line verse by the American poet and novelist Autograph Poem signed: "Julia C. R. Dorr", 1 page, 4½x7. The Maples, Rutland, Vermont, no date. Untitled 6-line
Sale Price $234.00
Unsigned, handwritten six-stanza poem Freedom's Home by author Sarah J. Hale. She is the author of Mary Had a Little Lamb and edited Godey's Lady's Book, the most popular women's magazine of its time. Handwritten poems by Hale are extremely rare!
Sale Price $1,020.00
BARBARA HOWES She signs her poem, "Sitting Around Travelling". Inscribed to a fan. Inscribed poem signed: "For Robert Searle/Greetings/Barbara Howes", in brown ink, 3 pages, 5x7 folded, 10x7. Her poem Sitting Around Travelling, Christmas 1980.
Sale Price $198.00
ERICA JONG The author signs on the inside of a card bearing one of her poems Poem signed: "Erica Jong", in purple ink, 10x7¾ open, 5x7¾ closed. Erica Jong's (b. 1942) first novel, Fear of Flying (1973), catapulted her to international fame as it was considered a liberating influence in the women's sexual revolution of the 1970s.
Sale Price $162.00
LOUISE CHANDLER MOULTON A handwritten copy of her poem "Our Tryst", signed in black ink Autograph Poem signed: "Louise Chandler Moulton", 1p, 6¼x10. Her 4-verse poem titled "Our Tryst".
Sale Price $324.00
LOUISE CHANDLER MOULTON A handwritten copy of her poem "We Lay Us Down to Sleep" written on her stationary, dated 1887 Autograph Poem Signed: "Louise Chandler Moulton", in black ink, 4½x7¼. January 11, 1887. Boston, Massachusetts. Her poem "We Lay Us Down to Sleep", written in black ink.
Sale Price $414.00
ELLA WHEELER WILCOX This handwritten segment of her poem “I Will be Worthy of It” is signed by the poet Autograph Poem signed: "Ella Wheeler Wilcox", 1p, 7¾x9½. Not titled. Two stanzas of her poem, "I Will Be Worthy Of It".
Sale Price $595.00