Letter from Ernest Legouvé (1807-1903) to Hugo

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Autograph letter to Hugo asking him if he could post at once to the writer a few lines of poetry written in his own hand, and signed, for a young woman admirer of his genius. Legouvé hopes to call very soon to thank him.

Legouvé was a French playwright, novelist and poet. He entered the Académie Française in 1855.