Letter from Hugo to Abrantès

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to the Duchesse d'Abrantès, full of complements, expressing Madame Hugo's admiration and enjoyment of the Mémoires. He is flattered by the interest of the duchess in his Lucrèce Borgia (to be performed on 2 February 1833) and promises to secure theatre seats for a friend of hers.

Bought from Loliée on 27 April 1964 for 250 francs.