A Calendar of the Letters of Willa Cather

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To Blanche KnopfJune 12,[1923], from Hotel du Quai Voltaire, ParisHRC 

Enjoyed the fruit basket during her crossing. Hotel is just across from the Louvre. Enjoying theatre and music inexpensively, though merchandise in shops is high. Will go to the South with the Hambourgs in two weeks.   Willa Cather   [Stout #687]


To Blanche Knopf,  Monday [Dec. 8, 1924?] HRC 

Just getting into some new work and is staying in hiding until it gets further along. Not accepting invitations until after January 1. Please send last part of manuscript and she will get it ready for typesetting.   Willa Cather   [Stout #758]


To Blanche KnopfJan. 4, [1925], note on a torn scrap of paper ; HRC 

Carnelians are beautiful. Had a lovely Christmas.   Willa Cather   [Stout #764]


To Blanche Knopf,  Friday [Jan. 30, 1925?; stamped into office Feb. 1] HRC 

Thanks for returning her overshoes and umbrella.   W. S. C.   [Stout #767]


To Pat [Knopf],  n.d. [spring 1925?] UVa 

Appreciated his Easter greeting and candy. Glad he likes the new story ["Uncle Valentine"?, Feb., March 1925] and Ántonia. Some day he will realize A Lost Lady is a better book than O Pioneers!.   Willa Cather   [Stout #780]


To Blanche Knopf,  n.d. [c. May 23, 1925] HRC 

What she is sending is late but was carefully done and seems to be good [essay "Katherine Mansfield"]. Please send proofs.   W. S. C.   [Stout #784]


To Blanche Knopf,  Saturday [Sept. 19, 1925?] , from the Shattuck Inn, Jaffrey, N.H.HRC 

Spent three days in Boston and talked with Greenslet about selling her books to Knopf. Please send a copy of the limited edition to her mother and send her [Cather] their fall list. Needs reading material.   W. S. C.   [Stout #796]


To Blanche Knopf,  Saturday [Oct. 25, 1925?] , from Jaffrey, N.H.HRC 

Is giving lectures at University of Chicago November 17 through 19, so can't accept the University Club in New York. Will be back to Bank Street in a week. "Archbishop" doing well.   W. S. C.   [Stout #799]


To Blanche Knopf,  Saturday [Dec. 12, 1925] HRC 

Gladly accepts invitation to Myra Hess recital in February. Thanks for the gift of a credit at Altman's.   W. S. C.   [Stout #809]


To Blanche KnopfDec. 18, [1925]HRC 

Thanks for remembering her birthday. Has finally finished dental surgery.   Willa Cather   [Stout #811]


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