PIERS ANTHONY TYPED LETTER SIGNED, "Piers Anthony", on his personal post card, 6 x 4, February 10, 1984, with excellent content offering advice on writing, his Xanth series, and publishers, by author of science fiction and fantasy books. In part: "...Your monsters are interesting--but the editor just cut out the whole chapter starting the next Xanth, Crewel Lye, because it had too many puns. So I have to slow down using the suggestions of my readers...As to being a writer--professional writing is a far cry from a school contest...I have a college BA in writing--but after I got it, it still took me six years to sell my first story...only one in a hundred make it, you still have long odds to overcome...." In fine condition.
Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob is an English-American author in the science fiction and fantasy genres, publishing under the name Piers Anthony. He is most famous for his long-running novel series set in the fictional realm of Xanth. Many of his books have appeared on The New York Times Best Seller list.