E.P. Dutton, 1919. Item #47891
BATES, Katharine Lee. SIGURD OUR GOLDEN COLLIE AND OTHER COMRADES OF THE ROAD. NY: E.P. Dutton, . Small 8vo., grey cloth stamped in gilt. First Edition. Autograph letter signed by Bates tipped to front endpaper: "Wellerby, Sept. 29, 1917. Dear Mrs. Savage, Your very generous contribution to the Sophie Jewett Memorial Ambulance was duly rec-d, as I presume Ethel Damon, who left us yesterday for New York, has already told you. I was under the impression that she had acknowledged the check, otherwise, I would have written at once. Gratefully yours, Katharine Lee Bates." Bates is, of course, best known for writing "America The Beautiful." Very Good (little wear & tiny tears spine ends). $285.00.