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MAUGHAM, William Somerset (1874-1965). Novelist and playwright.
Typewritten Letter Signed to [Albert] Deane, 1 page 8vo (oblong), Villa Mauresque, Cap Ferrat, 13 May 1938. Thanking him for a letter (a copy of which is present) and adding that 'It is always very pleasant for an author to know that his book is appreciated by his readers, praise from the critics is far less sincere.'
Deane, writing from New Rochelle, New York, is fullsome in his praise for The Summing Up.
[No: 23098]

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