Lot n° 13
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BALZAC Honoré de [Tours, 1799 - Paris, 1850],... - Lot 13 - SVV Lombrail Teucquam
BALZAC Honoré de [Tours, 1799 - Paris, 1850], French writer.
Autograph letter, signed "de Bz" to his friend, the novelist Charles de Bernard. [Paris, March 6, 1843]; 1 page in-4° (28 x 22 cm), chipped on the right side with loss of text) and tears.
"Tomorrow, against all rules, Les Burgraves will be performed on a Tuesday! It is impossible for me not to go, Hugo has deposited me place.
1° or let's have dinner at 5:15 and I'll come back after the Burgraves
2° or let's have dinner after the Burgraves
3° or let's postpone to Thursday.
You have the choice of the 3 proposals.
They are quite equal for me; but as I think I have an extra place, I admit that supper at 10:30 a.m. would be adora[ble].
A thousand kindnesses to Mentine and
I have to talk to you very seriously tomorrow, I will come at 4:30 a.m."
Balzac, considers Victor Hugo's play, Les Burgraves, as a work of the first order and energetically supports it
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