Letter from Eugène Mourier to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo requesting a message of encouragement to his paper from 'the author of Les Châtiments and Ruy Blas.

Written at Nyons, Drôme.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Mourier was a French journalist, editor of La Feuille du prolétaire, a socialist newspaper.