Dear Sammy: Letters from Gertrude Stein & Alice B. Toklas. Edited with a Memoir by Samuel M. Steward.
by [Literary Letters & Memoir] Stein, Gertrude and Alice B. Toklas.
A Near Fine copy with slight offsetting to flyleaf most likely from a laid-in newspaper clipping in a Near Fine, unclipped dj with light soiling to rear panel of jacket. The "Sammy" referred to in the title of this book refers to Samuel Steward a professor of English who befriended Stein and Toklas in the 1930s. This volume contains Steward's lengthy memoir of his longtime relationship with the two famous ladies of Paris along with a selection of over 100 hundred letters from Gertrude dating from 1933 to her death in 1946 and letters from Alice.
Edition: First Printing of the First US Edition
Book Id: 23552