Spofford, Harriet Prescott
Title Signature on Card - Harriet Prescott Spofford
Binding No Binding
Book Condition Collectible-Fine
Inscription Signed by Author(s)
Seller ID 019285
Signature on beige card by Harriet Prescott Spofford in black ink. Datelined October 1, 1896 at Deer Island, Newburyport, Massachusetts. 4" x 2 1/2." Card reads: "Yours Very Cordially, Harriet Prescott Spofford. Deer Island near Newburyport, Massachusetts, October first, 1896." Card and signature are very clean and intact. Inscription from former owner on the back noting one of Spofford's books. Harriet Prescott Spofford (1835-1921) was a notable American novelist and poet who gained recognition for her prose, poetry, and detective stories. She was published in several periodicals including the Atlantic Monthly. Spofford was the older sister of Mary N. Prescott who was also a writer and poet.
Autographs. Signatures. Harriett Spofford. Authors. American literature. Novelists. Poets. Poetry. SG-10.