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    Robert Bloch Letters and Christmas Card. One of the great American horror writers of the 20th century, Robert Bloch left behind a prolific body of work, with his most distinguished and well-known piece of fiction being the novel Psycho. Featured here are five letters and one Christmas card from Bloch to writer-editor-film historian and preservationist Philip J. Riley, dating from August 28, 1985 to March 30, 1989, in which he discusses some business matters as well as the work of Lon Chaney Sr. and various classic silent horror films. One letter is handwritten in red ink, the rest are typed. All are signed by Bloch and written on 6" x 7" sheets of personal stationery. Also included is a Christmas card, undated, signed by Bloch. The card has a piece of tape on the back, and one of the letters has two small stains near the bottom edge, otherwise all are in very good condition. With COA from PSA/DNA.

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    October, 2005
    8th Saturday
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