THE MAKING OF A LEGEND: TEN REVEALING SIGNED LETTERS BY GEORGE S. PATTON SPANNING 36 YEARS, DISPLAYING THE GRIT THAT WOULD BECOME "OLD BLOOD AND GUTS"
PATTON, George S. Autograph and typed letters signed [ten]. Various places, 1903-39.
Wonderful archive of ten letters—six autograph letters from a young Patton to his mother or father, and four later typed letters to friend Arvin Harrington "Jerry" Brown—dated from 1903-1939, revealing details from the formation of one of America's greatest military commanders. $39,000.