Letter from L. Bligny to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo reminding him of the interest he showed in her when she was at the Théâtre Saint-Antoine: two years of illness have blighted her career as an actress and she asks Hugo to recommend her to the directors of the Porte Saint-Martin theatre.

Bligny was a French actress at the Théâtre Saint-Antoine (1835-8) and Porte Saint-Martin theatre (1852-7).