CHANDLER, RAYMOND. 1888-1959.
Typed Letter Signed ("Ray"), 1 p, 4to, La Jolla, CA, May 12, 1953, to H.N. Swanson, on personal letterhead, regarding the possibility that Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine will republish some of his early works without his permission, light creasing, small loss to upper left corner.
In addition to worrying about unauthorized reprints of his stories, Chandler also gives agent Swanson an update on his revision of the novel Playback.
See illustration overleaf.