Letter from Hugo to the Association Littéraire Internationale

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to an official of the Association Littéraire Internationale, of which Hugo had recently been made President, regretfully declining an invitation to the Congress of the Association held in London in June 1879.

This letter was read out to members of the Association at a banquet held during the Congress.

Bought from Rota on 23 November 1964 for £4.10s.