Letter from Louis Thiabaud (1844-?) to Hugo

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  • Reference
      GB 133 VMH/1/534
  • Dates of Creation
      23 Jan 1873
  • Physical Description
      1 letter (1 sheet and 1 subscription sheet to La Savoie Patriotique)

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo asking him to call on all Savoyards to support a paper, La Savoie Patriotique, which the writer is about to launch in furtherance of the union of Savoy with a Republican France.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Written at Chambéry.

Thiabaud was a French journalist and man of letters, editor-in-chief of Le Peuple. Hugo wrote the preface of Thiabaud's Exploits d'un ermite (1896).