Letter from Olga Kovalsky to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo. The writer extols his genius, generosity and eternal youthfulness and adds that if he saw his own name in Hector that was simply because in everything she had written she had invariably put some mark of his inspiration. She sends her respects to Mme Drouet.

Written at Bordeaux.

Kovalsky was a Russian friend of Juliette Drouet in the 1870s.