14.9.11

$50,000 Letter from J. D. Salinger

History for Sale to auction 'extremely rare handwritten letter'
Dave Itzkoff reports that a letter written by J. D. Salinger, just one sentence in length, is up for auction: 'We’ve heard that contributors to The New Yorker get paid handsomely for their work, but J. D. Salinger might outpace them all if a Las Vegas-based company realizes its asking price for a brief letter by that reclusive writer it is selling on eBay for $50,000.' [Read More]

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