35 items - Americana, Pittsburgh items, journals, literature including a group of books by THOMAS BELL, Pittsburgh's finest labor novelist, and some rare poetry first editions.
The hands of E. E. Cummings had their own personality, sometimes behaving but often naughty, which kept him from painting and writing. He sought treatment from Dr. Hoffman, the Viennese intellectual who was also a dermatologist. Their substantial correspondence reveals a friendship that was more than just skin deep.
Items from the estate of Richard Hoffman, a Cambridge MA dermatologist who was a worldly intellectual, friendly with Hesse, Mann and e. e. cummings.