Letter from Jubinal to Hugo

Scope and Content

Autograph letter to Hugo asking him to invoke Vitet's influence in order to have the writer nominated by the Ministère de l'Instruction publique, for a decoration for his work in literature and languages, and not by the Ministère de l'Intérieur for his contribution to the Arts. Jubinal also refers Hugo to an article which he has written in the Revue du Midi about Hugo's nomination for a peerage.