Lot 634: Unusual mailing box sent by Frost, 8.75 x 6 x 2, bearing two affixed address labels filled out by Frost in the same manner, incorporating his name in the return address areas: "From: R. Frost, 35 Brewster St, Cambridge Mass. To: Mr. Harold Corbin, Lake Forest Academy, Lake Forest, Illinois." Frost also labeled the box "Book" on the front. In very good condition, with general creasing, tears to some previously affixed labels, and a bit of surface loss affecting a letter in "Book." Accompanied by an unsigned copy of Frost's In the Clearing. Corbin was headmaster at Lake Forest Academy as well as a published poet and friend of Frost.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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