Thornton Wilder (1897-1975) Author, playwright. Wilder won the 1928 Pulitzer Prize for The Bridge of San Luis Rey, as well as the 1938 and 1943 awards in drama for Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth, respectively.
5” x 4” autograph letter signed, The Century Association notecard, January 1, 1935, to actor Basil Rathbone. “…thanks for your performance in Romeo and Juliet…I saw the play again last Saturday night…The excellences in your performance has even been enhanced as has every part of the production. Ruth Gordan sat beside me a wept throughout….”