Bolstering Self-Esteem

March 1973
New Yorker;3/17/1973, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p32
The article focuses on the "Documents Famous and Infamous," an exhibition of 170 books and manuscripts at the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, at the New York Public Library. Genuine letters, counterfeit messages, and spurious first editions were displayed at the exhibition room. Literary forgers' motivations include money and pride.


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