Autograph Letter Signed, about the review she is to write about Princess Bibesco’s new book. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, fine. London, undated. Ida Alexa Ross Wylie (1885 –1959), known by her pen name I. A. R. Wylie, was an Australian-British-American novelist, screenwriter, short story writer, suffragette and poet. Between 1915 and 1953, more than thirty of her novels and stories were adapted into films, including Keeper of the Flame (1942), which was directed by George Cukor and starred Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn.