Alexandre Dumas Son - Signed Autograph Letter - "Balsamo". Signed autograph letter, 1 page, circa 1878. In this letter, Alexandre Dumas fils discusses the theatrical adaptation of his father's novel "Balsamo" and expresses his support for the recipient's application for the position of evening editor of a newspaper.
] I did not respond earlier because I was caught up in the chaos of Balsamo. I am entirely at your service. Pessard, Hector Pessard [is seeking] a chief evening editor, and I have a good relationship with him. I believe he will do everything possible to be accommodating.
You could even show him this letter [... "Joseph Balsamo", a novel by Alexandre Dumas père, inspired by the life and personality of Count Cagliostro. It is the first part of a series titled "Memoirs of a Doctor".
Alexandre Dumas fils adapted it for the theatre in 1878. Good condition - sent by registered mail.