Lot 74 of 202:
Lenny Bruce writes to his agent Jack Sobel  

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Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Title:
Binder of business records and correspondence from Bruce to Jack Sobel, Jan-March 1962
Author:
Bruce, Lenny
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
1962
Description:

Approximately 50 pp. of typed carbons, with some handwritten annotations.29x22 cm (11½x8¾"), in stiff paper binder.

Significant and revealing record of correspondence from Lenny Bruce to his manager/agent Jack Sobel, relating to financial matters, performances, and personal issues. In one letter Bruce remarks he sent "a film to Hugh [Hefner] and Vic. The chick in the flick goes with Vic. There isn’t anything special about the film…except that the chick is a bunny and it’s characteristic of my work.  COLORFUL……TERSE……and HORNY. Also bizarre and can assist someone in having me committed.”

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Condition:
Very good condition overall.
 
Item number:
304316
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