Lot 680: Uncommon ALS, one page, 5.5 x 8.5, September 5, 1920. Letter to Mr. C. A. Comstock. In part: "Your appreciation of my work has given me great pleasure. Pardon this scrap of paper. You will see from the envelope that I am not writing this from my home." Moderate soiling, otherwise fine condition. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope, addressed in his own hand. Conrad published his sea-based adventure novel The Rescue in 1920 after having abandoned the story twenty years earlier.
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