Title: Autograph Letter Signed.
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Noted French classical pianist who collaborated with Maurice Ravel and toured extensively. ALS in French, 1p, 7¼" X 10½", San Francisco, CA, 1944 May 13. Addressed to Irving Schwerke (1893-1975), American pianist and music critic. Fine. On letterhead of "The Clift" hotel, Casadesus chats with a friend. In part: "Your letter followed me all the way to California. I accept with great pleasure your charming invitation. I play April 18 in Omaha (Nebraska) and I don't know yet when I will get to Appleton. Probably the 20th, day of the concert." With original matching envelope, addressed in Casadesus's hand. A superb vintage example. Bookseller Inventory # 25039
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Store Description: Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.