One page, typed, Signed in Full "J. Masefield". On the author's letterhead addressed "Pinbury, Cirencester". A short Note, to a Mr. Kernahan: "Dear Mr. Kernahan, Many thanks for your letter. I am sorry to be unable to help, ut it is not possible for me to examine into the case which you write to me about. With all good wishes, Yours sincerely, J. Masefield". Undated. Folded for mailing, small stains; very good. Item #312691
¶ John Masefield (1878-1967),English poet and writer, Poet Laureate of Great Britain from 1930 until his death in 1967. Beloved for his children's books The Midnight Folk (1927)and The Box of Delights (1935). The recipient is possibly Coulsan Kernahan (1858-1943, an accomplished author who wrote several successful thrillers.