Please note our new address: 98 Bohemia Ave Suite 2  Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Phone 203-276-1570 / Fax 203-883-1483 / Email sales@alexautographs.com
     

Full Details for Lot 1439

Previous LotNext Lot
Click to enlarge
 

Sale 38 Lot 1439

ALBERTO VARGASFine content A.L.S. "Alberto" 2pp. 4to., [n.p., n.d.], to Augusto, in part: "......A missive from an old pal and friend like you makes my heart grow fonder and mitigates my trauma......". Vargas adds friendly banter about his family, then jumps into the crux of the letter: "...Now, as for the important question of the 'Vargas' Book: It will go on sale on Nov. 28. I think you're so right in suggesting we use the 'Valija Diplomatica' that travels often between Peru and Washington. It would be the surest way to insure the transit of the books without being contaminated by the human 'polilla' of the sticky fingers so prevalent these days of: 'All for me, and me for myself' doctrine! As soon as I am ready I'll cable you, thus putting the whole plan into operation - ipso facto......'Bonaparte'!...". Penned on a sheet of lined notepaper, with ragged left edge from removal from a notebook, very good condition.
Estimate $ 300-400

Back    Inquiry   
 

© Alexander Historical Auctions.  Images, descriptions and condition reports used on this site are original copyright material and are not to be reproduced without permission. For further information telephone (203) 276-1570

   
Copyright © 2018 Alexander Historical Auctions, LLC - All rights reserved. | Site Map | Legal | Privacy Policy