Dear Sammy: Letters from Gertrude Stein & Alice B. Toklas. Edited with a Memoir by Samuel M. Steward. Literary Letters, Memoir, Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas.

Dear Sammy: Letters from Gertrude Stein & Alice B. Toklas. Edited with a Memoir by Samuel M. Steward.

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1977. First Printing of the First US Edition. 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. Item #23552
ISBN: 0395253403

Price: $95.00