Skip to main content

#2545: Willa Cather to Robert S. Josephy, [September 8 to November 29, 1922]

More about this letter…
Plain view:

Guide to Reading Letter Transcriptions

Some of these features are only visible when "plain text" is off.

Textual Feature Appearance
passage deleted with a strikethrough mark deleted passage
passage deleted by overwritten added letters overwritten passage
passage added above the line passage with added text above
passage added on the line passage with added text inline
passage added in the margin passage with text added in margin
handwritten addition to a typewritten letter typed passage with added handwritten text
missing or unreadable text missing text noted with "[illegible]"
uncertain transcriptions word[?]
notes written by someone other than Willa Cather Note in another's hand
printed letterhead text printed text
text printed on postcards, envelopes, etc. printed text
text of date and place stamps stamped text
passage written by Cather on separate enclosure. written text
Dear Mr. Joseffy1;

Please add this3 to your list of proof corrections for next printing4:

On page 287, in eleventh line from the top, 'recuperated' should be recuperate.

Also, won't you get them to fix the miserable spacing on page 286?

Please have one copy "One of Ours"4 and one copy "Bright Medusa"5 sent down to me on Monday or Tuesday, and charge to my account.

Sincerely W. S. Cather 5 Bank St. City. attend to cut Mr. Lesser6 2/5 5 Bank St