Lot 578: Signed book: A Thomas Hart Benton Miscellany. First edition. Lawrence: The University Press of Kansas, 1971. Hardcover with dust jacket, 5.75 x 8.75, 156 pages. Signed and inscribed on the title page in blue felt tip, "To Thorpe for Tom, Thomas H. Benton." In fine condition, with light scattered soiling to dust jacket. Consignor notes that this was originally inscribed to a Kansas newspaper editor; it was given to the consignor, then on the faculty of Harvard Medical School, as a birthday gift from the editor's son, who was an administrator at Massachusetts General Hospital.
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