BEERBOHM, MAX. (1872-1956). English essayist and caricaturist. ALS. (“Max Beerbohm”). 2½pp. 12mo. London, N.d. (“Saturday”). On Upper Berkeley Street stationery. To British editor, translator and journalist FREDERIC WHYTE (1867-1941).
“I am much flattered – a fly in amber – What day would suit you? Tuesday? Wednesday? Any day but Thursday you might send me a line. It will be a great pleasure to see you again. I send this to the N.L.C., as you date your letter from there; but I wonder that a graceful literary person like yourself dares pass that threshold in a time of great political upheaval…”