Collection of 4 autograph letters signed, 15 typed letters signed, 1 typed post card signed, to Jerry Frasier, February 25, 1981-November 1984, with 1 U.S. Postal Service parcel receipt signed, March 16, 1981; accompanied by 3 one-page published signed prose pieces, and 1.5 page typescript bibliogra

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Purdy, James. Collection of 4 autograph letters signed, 15 typed letters signed, 1 typed post card signed, to Jerry Frasier, February 25, 1981-November 1984, with 1 U.S. Postal Service parcel receipt signed, March 16, 1981; accompanied by 3 one-page published signed prose pieces, and 1.5 page typescript bibliography of Purdy's works, with autograph corrections in black and red pen.

Collection of 4 autograph letters signed, 15 typed letters signed, 1 typed post card signed, to Jerry Frasier, February 25, 1981-November 1984, with 1 U.S. Postal Service parcel receipt signed, March 16, 1981; accompanied by 3 one-page published signed prose pieces, and 1.5 page typescript bibliography of Purdy's works, with autograph corrections in black and red pen.

This correspondence sent to Atlanta collector Jerry Frasier discuss Purdy's scarce, early publications and how they can be obtained; Purdy also offers and sells him many of his books.

1 binder (25 items) ; 30 cm.

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Purdy, James

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James Purdy (b. 1923) is an American author whose published works include 63: Dream Palace (published in the United States in 1957 as Color of Darkness), Eustace Chisholm and the Works (1967), I Am Elijah Thrush, (1972) and On Glory's Course (1984). From the description of James Purdy papers, 1944-1973. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702132850 James Purdy, American novelist, was born in Ohio and educated at the Universities of Chicago and Puebla, Mexico. He published his fir...

Frasier, Jerry.

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