Letter from Jacques Léopold Heugel (1815-1883) to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo requesting permission to publish a musical setting to one of his poems, by Konradin Kreutzer, and asking him to sanction the recent publication of a setting to another poem.

Written on an official headed paper of Le Ménestrel.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Heugel was a French music publisher. He founded the musical journal Le Ménestrel.