Nobel Prize in Literature | Contracts / Documents
PEARL S. BUCK - AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT SIGNED - HFSID 13997PEARL S. BUCK Book review - handwritten and signed "P S B" - for First Set in China. This document reveals a facet of Buck's life forgotten by many: reviewer and essay writer. Autograph manuscript signed: "P S B" in blue ink, with editorial marks and corrections in blue and black ink, 1 page, 8½x11.
Sale Price $637.50
PEARL S. BUCK - AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT SIGNED - HFSID 14088Book review - handwritten and signed "P.S.B." by Buck - for China Under the Empress Dowager. This is a subject that Buck had some experience with, as she lived in China during the last years of the Empress Doawager Tzu Hsi's reign.
Sale Price $637.50
ERNEST "PAPA" HEMINGWAY - THIRD PERSON AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT - HFSID 160236ERNEST HEMINGWAY Handwritten 1936 manuscript likely intended for publication in Esquire magazine, vividly describing the horrors of war, with his third person signature in the text Autograph Manuscript signed in text: "Mr. Ernest Hemingway" in pencil, 1 page, 8½x11.
Sale Price $3,612.50
RUDYARD KIPLING - DOCUMENT DOUBLE SIGNED 05/11/1910 - HFSID 292336RUDYARD KIPLING Deposit slip for a London bank for 10 shares of a railroad company in Argentina, signed by him twice as "customer" and as "depositor", matted with a photo of Kipling to an overall size of 12x18 Document signed twice: "Rudyard Kipling", 1 page, 5¾x5½. London, 1910 May 11.
Sale Price $1,020.00
MAURICE MAETERLINCK - PRINTED DOCUMENT SIGNED IN INK 01/10/1901 - HFSID 251546Maurice Maeterlinck Maurice Maeterlinck signs a document accepting goods. Partly printed Document Signed: "M. Maeterlinck" 1p, 6¼x4¼. In French, translated. Paris, 1901 January 10. Filled out by Maeterlinck. In full: "Received from Mr. J.J.
Sale Price $342.00
JOHN STEINBECK - CONTRACT SIGNED 06/03/1946 - HFSID 347986JOHN STEINBECK This contract signed by the American author authorized a German production of Of Mice and Men Typewritten contract signed: "John Steinbeck", 2p, 7½x12½ New York, New York, 1946 June 3.
Sale Price $5,100.00
JOHN STEINBECK - CONTRACT SIGNED 07/11/1961 - HFSID 157757JOHN STEINBECK He grants exclusive rights to a company planning to create a musical play from his political satire, The Short Reign of Pippin IV. Carbon DS: "John Steinbeck", 1 page, 8½x11. No place, 1961 July 11.
Sale Price $1,700.00
JOHN STEINBECK - DOCUMENT SIGNED 02/18/1947 - HFSID 101247STEINBECK COLLECTS FOREIGN ROYALTIES ON WAR-TIME PLAY JOHN STEINBECK. Typed DS: "John Steinbeck", 1p, 7½x9¾. No place, 1947 February 18.In full: "This is to authorize Mademoiselle Marie Louise Bataille, 150 Boulevard Hausmann, Paris 8, representative of Mr. Franz J.
Sale Price $2,125.00