Correspondence with François Armand Bazin

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo expressing delight that he remembers him. He refers to his studies of the nervous system (Du Système nerveux, 1841) and describes the last illness and death of his wife.

Written at Bordeaux.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Bazin was a French biologist, professor of Zoology at the University of Bordeaux. Otherwise unknown.