TYPED LETTER SIGNED (TLS). 2 1/2 pages on three sheets, dated 29 April 1980, to "Ned" (Cuyler Warnell Brooks, Jr.). Signed "Jessica." A fine letter that announces the sale of her first novel, TOMOE GOZEN, published by Ace Books in 1981, and describes the background of the saga at length. This is followed by a discussion of her novel in progress, her study of kendo and iaido, and her interest in Japanese chambara films. Fine. (#162846).