Prudhomme, Sully

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Prudhomme, Sully

SKU:6030056

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Autograph letter signed

CHF195.00

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Autograph letter signed, one page, 4,25 x 7 inch, Paris, 17.01.1901, in French, thank-you letter to an unnamed friend, written and signed in dark ink "Sully Prudhomme", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Prudhomme in a close-up portrait (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch), with a small tear to the upper left corner - in nearly very fine condition. "Mon cher ami, J'espère que cette lettre vous trouvera guéri ou, du moins, en pleine convalescener. J`ai apris avec chagrin que vous étiez malad - quand je me suis présenté a votre bureau pour vous remercier de vos si généreuses et si cordiales felicitations..." Translated: "My dear friend, I hope that this letter will find you cured or, at least, in full convalescener. I learned with sorrow that you were sick - when I came to your office to thank you for your generous and cordial congratulations..."

Additional Information

SKU 6030056
Profession French poet and essayist, and was the first ever winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, in 1901
Year of birth 1839
year of death 1907
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 4,25 x 7 (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch)
Condition very fine
Type of Autograph letters