ALS: 1997 Letter, Neil Simon to Barnaby Conrad: Simon, Neil

ALS: 1997 Letter, Neil Simon to Barnaby Conrad

Simon, Neil

Published by Los Angeles, California, 1997
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Title: ALS: 1997 Letter, Neil Simon to Barnaby ...

Publisher: Los Angeles, California

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Ephemera

Book Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)


8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 2 p. Inscribed by Author(s) AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED by Neil Simon (born 1927) to Barnaby Conrad (1922-2013) on a variety of subjects, including: not being able to attend a conference that Mr. Barnaby was hosting; "Rewrites"; and the name "Felix Unger" in Mr. Simon's hit comedy "The Odd Couple", and its subsequent turn into an "F.U." joke: in part he writes "No, I swear, I did not write Felix Unger just for the F.U. joke. Felix had to write Oscar a letter and I tried all different signatures". A wonderful letter from one well-know author and playwright to another well-known artist, author, and amateur bullfighter. ***DESCRIPTION: Single leaf of light blue stationery (9" by 7") with Neil Simon's name imprinted at the top of side one, entirely in Mr. Simon's hand, letter written on both sides, dated May 27th, 1997. Includes envelope in matching paper postmarked Los Angeles, Ca, May 28, 1997, addressed to Barnaby Conrad in Carpinteria, CA in Mr. Simon's hand. ***CONDITION: Near fine, with original creases from having been mailed and very light scattered edgewear. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply, please contact seller for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the IOBA and we stand behind every item we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help. Bookseller Inventory # 15021203

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