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True to the Letter: 800 Years of Remarkable Correspondence, Documents and Autographs

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The interest in rare letters and autographs has never been stronger "True to the Letter gives privileged insight into the private lives and minds of one hundred of the most significant figures in the worlds of literature, art and politics. This compelling cache of documents, many published here for the first time, is filled with striking insights, anecdotes and intimate vi ...more
Hardcover, 280 pages
Published April 1st 2005 by Thames & Hudson
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Katie
This is a catalog of Correa Do Lago's autograph collection. It is not a book about the 150 most interesting historical letters, but rather a book about the 150 that the collector has been able to acquire. As a result, it is a book more about collecting than about history.

Still, it's very fun. I read it from cover to cover, but I'd definitely recommend a flip-through approach. This is essentially a coffee table book. The images are gorgeous, as I have come to expect from Thames & Hudson.

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