Thursday, September 22, 2005

Eliot Letters Auctioned

In the New York Times today:

A collection of largely unpublished letters from T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) to the Faber publishing family, and inscribed first editions of Eliot's work were sold for �242,652 ($436,725) yesterday at an auction at Bonhams in London. One set of letters, some of them illustrated and including poems, from Eliot to Tom Faber, his godson, sold for about $82,000); and a second set, from Eliot to Enid Faber...

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