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Literature Autographs

Autographs from famous writers and other figures in the literature world, both historical and modern/contemporary. Signed photos, letters and more. All guaranteed authentic - all items with price are in stock. Please ask us for any unlisted autographs you are looking for.

Singer Autographs & Memorabilia (A-D)

(Item #: M6003-H1A)
Austrian neurologist (1856-1939), founder of psychoanalysis and prolific writer of articles and books. Short autograph letter signed by him, dated in 1935, on a card with his letterhead and his address on Bergasse St., Vienna (now museum). In German, Freud states "after discussing it with Dr hartmann, I decided to offer Dr Bibring the function of the second editor of our magazine", referring to famous Austrian psychologist Heinz Hartmann (1894-1970), Austro-Hungarian psychoanalyst Eduard Bibring (1894-1959) and the International Magazine for Psychoanalysis. Card is 3.3 x 5.25 inches, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a photo of Freud in his house, 3.75 x 6 inches, a modern print, perfectly sized to frame with this letter if desired.

PRICE: $4,450.00 USD

(Item #: M6121-H1B)
French poet (1802-1885), novelist and dramatist of the Romantic era, one of the most famous writers in French language. Autograph letter, written on 2 pages of a bifolium, to a Mr. Durmont, in French (sold untranslated). Hugo writes "out famous trial of 1832...Le Roi S´Amuse". He is asking about the location of his contract, and is requesting its return. Total size is 9 x 7 inches, but folded into a small bifolium with 4 pages that are 4.5 x 7 inches, with the letter on 2 pages (front and verso) and the text "Mr Durmont" in a 3rd. Bold, clear signature at the end, a repaired tear on the blank page and the page where the recipient is, minor folds, in overall very good to excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a beautiful photograph of Victor Hugo, a modern print, 4.8 x 7 inches, perfect to frame with this autograph letter if desired.

PRICE: $1,275.00 USD

(Item #: GB3395-GX204B)
Polish-born French poet (1857-1908), autograph letter signed. 1 page with very attractive handwriting and signature. Written in French, sold untranslated. Size is 5.25 x 8.1 inches, in very good condition.

PRICE: $100.00 USD

(Item #: GA7801-GX228B)
Australian writer/novelist (1859-1936), her actual name was Elfie Adelaide Maria Henderson, later changed to Albanesi (Elfie Marie Albanesi), using her husband´s last name. Under the pen name of Rowlands, she became famous for publishing over 250 six-penny novels. Autograph note signed, dated in London in 1913, thanking someone for a letter to her. One page, 5 x 6.4 inches, mounted on soft cardboard, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $100.00 USD

(Item #: M5977-GX204B)
French author, dramatist and theater manager (1803-1875), who wrote librettos for Donizetti's La Favorita and Verdi's Jerusalem. Autograph letter signed written on official letterhead of the Paris Opera Comique, dated in 1864. Written in French, sold untranslated. 2 pages, written on both sides of 5.25 x 8 inch letter, very small holes above the text, otherwise in excellent condition.

PRICE: $300.00 USD

(Item #: M6139-H1B)
British philosopher (1872-1970), historian, writer, social and political activist, and Nobel Prize of Literature laureate. Nice signed photograph, size is 4 x 5.9 inches, stamped on verso by Keystone Press Agency Ltd., London, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $795.00 USD

(Item #: M6129-H1B)
French novelist (1804-1876), also well known for her romantic affairs with a number of artists, including composer Frederic Chopin and writer Alfred de Musset. Short autograph letter signed, in French, referring to a change in an appointment. One page with her initials embossed on the upper left corner, 5.25 x 7.9 inches. Some stains, small paper loss on the upper right corner, overall very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a beautiful photo of Sand, 6.25 x 7.9 inches, a modern print, a nice item to frame with this letter if desired.

PRICE: $500.00 USD

(Item #: M6130-H1B)
French writer (1905-1980), philosopher, playwright, novelist, political activist and critic, one of the key figures in existentialism and phenomenology. Autograph letter signed by him, to a friend (probably his translator), in French, sold with English translation with a short comment added by translator. Sartre refers to daily issues and mentions Simone De Beauvoir as "the beaver". One page, 8.25 x 10.6 inches, folds and a minor piece missing on the top left, otherwise in very good condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photo of Sartre and Beauvoir at a cafe, a modern print sized 8.5 x 11 inches, in excellent condition - a great picture to frame with this autograph letter if desired.

PRICE: $1,485.00 USD

(Item #: M6159-H1C)
American playwright (1911-1983), one of the foremost writers of America during the 20th century. Signed check, for 500 US dollars, dated in 1978, size is 8.5 x 3.9 inches, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is an unsigned photograph of him, shown young, with his typewriter. A modern print, size is 7.25 x 6.1 inches, in excellent condition.

PRICE: $345.00 USD

(Item #: M6122-H1B)
French novelist (1840-1902), playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism. Autograph letter signed, to an unnamed recipient. One page, in French, sold untranslated, Zola writes about an appointment, mentions French writer Alphonse Daudet´s wife, and asks the recipient about postponing a meeting. Size is 3.8 x 6.2 inches, in excellent condition. ALSO INCLUDED is a photo postcard of Zola, 3.4 x 5.3 inches, a good choice to frame with this letter if desired.

PRICE: $920.00 USD