Letter from Jean-Marie Lazarre Caubet to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo concerning J.C. Colfavru. Caubet asks Hugo to clear Colfavru's name. At the end of the letter is a note in Hugo's hand affirming Colfavru's innocence.

Caubet was a French writer, author of memoirs: Souvenirs (1860-1889), and head of the Grand Orient de France (a Masonic lodge).

Bought from Charavay on 8 September 1964 for 120 francs.