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#2555: Willa Cather to Alfred A. Knopf, June 6 [1923]

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⬩W⬩S⬩C⬩ Dear Mr. Knopf1:

Please give the enclosed to Mr. Oppenheimer3 for publicity. Isn’t it a joke, with those two numerical titles? “One of Ours4 and Three Soldiers5 by Two Americans,” as one of the french papers puts it! The dinner was to have been given for me and your Spaniard, Baroja6, but he characteristically didn’t get here, so the secretary snatched up Dos Passos7.

It has been black winter here2 for one month, with rains every day. I am daily awaiting the typewriter8. Is Claude9 still selling10, by the way?

With best regards from all of us11.

Yours Willa Cather