Np. , North Brooklin, Maine, Nd. 1966.
First Edition. Soft cover. Signed by Author. One page TLS on White's North Brooklin, Maine letterhead, dated May 7, 1966 to Don Gold Assistant to the Editor of Holiday magazine. Approximately 6" x 8" with one faint fold. In fine condition. "Dear Mr. Gold, Thanks for your letter and for your invitation to contribute to HOLIDAY. My problem these days is not the finding of a subject that interests me, it is assembling the time and strength to finish some work I set out to do a long while back. It is kind of you to open your pages for my convenience, but I can't take you up on it now. Sincerely, EB White". White's paean to New York, Here Is New York, was first published in the 1948 New York issue of Holiday Magazine. The New York Times has named, Here Is New York one of the ten best books ever written about New York, and The New Yorker called it "the wittiest essay, and one of the most perceptive, ever done on the city"
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