Lot 138
  • 138

Wallace, David Foster

20,000 - 30,000 USD
75,000 USD
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Archive of 14 letters, 5 cards, 11 postcards, and an 80 pp. photocopy typescript manuscript of Wallace’s undergraduate 1985 philosophy thesis, “Richard Taylor’s ‘Fatalism’ and the Semantics of Physical Modality.” Together over 20 pages of correspondence (generally 8 1/2 x 11 in.; 328 x 215 mm). Predominantly handwritten with original mailing envelopes written from Illinois State University, Pomona College, Bloomington, IL, and Claremont, CA, circa 25 March 1997 to 19 February 2007; including four photographs: Wallace with his niece, and his dogs Jeeves, Werner, and The Drone (generally 4 x 6 in.; 102 x  152 mm). Moderate smoke damage to the typescript; very minor smoke and water damage to letters.