Letter from Victor François Marie Perrin, duc de Bellune (1796-1853) to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo regretting the necessity to refuse an invitation: he is unable to accept because of the death of his mother's sister.

Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand.

Bellune was a French politician, senator in 1853, and the son of Claude-Victor Perrin, duc de Bellune (aka Maréchal Victor, 1764-1841), Marshal of Napoleon.