de Maupassant, Guy
Autograph letter signed, one page (cardboard), 4,5 x 3,5 inch, `GM - 10, Rue Montchanin` personal stationery, in French, to a lady - concerning an invitation for dinner, written and signed in dark ink "Maupassant", attractively mounted (removable) for display with a portrait picture of Maupassant (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), in very fine condition. "Chere Madame, Seriez vous libre dimanche ? Et voulez-vous diner chez moi ? J`ai un si grand desir de vous revoir ! Je ne sais plus l`adresse de Mme Silly. Puis-je vous demander de la prier de vous accompagner ? Je prends vos mains pur les baiser. Maupassant" Translated: "Chere Madame, Would you be free on sunday ? and would you like to dinner at my house ? I have a strong desire to see you again ! I no longer have the address of Mme Silly. May I ask you to beg her to accompany you ? I take your hands to kiss them. Maupassant"
|Profession||French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers|
|Year of birth||1850|
|year of death||1893|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4,5 x 3,5 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75) inch|
|Type of Autograph||letters|