Letter from Armand Arabet to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo from an admiring and aspiring poet, fifteen years old, who wants Hugo's opinion on some of his verses. He encloses a fragment of a poem, the Passage de la Mer Rouge [the crossing of the Red Sea].

Written at Carla-le-Comte, Ariége.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Arabet is unidentified.