Letter from Henry Trianon (1811-1896) to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo asking him to arrange for two of the writer's guests, young Danish girls, to attend a sitting of the Académie Française and particularly to see Hugo himself.

Trianon was a literary and art critic, playwright, and translator of Homer, Plato and Xenophon, and librarian at the Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève.