Signed autograph letter to barber hippolyte. Signed autograph letter, no place, February 14, 1838. The poet comes out of a disease "I have suffered a lot, but today I am still cured...
" and wishes to see his correspondent to talk about his "excellent enterprise of the prytanee" to which he will "never arrive as much good as he wishes him. It is the prytanée of letters, science and the arts, "literary, scientific and artistic society". The prytanee was "a kind of hotel of the invalids for the old, poor and infirm literators" who offered "the people of the world and the youth of both sexes courses of history, oratory improvisation, literature, music, vocalization, languages and literature German, English, Italian; stenography. The subscription was 100 francs per year or 10 francs per month and included a permanent exhibition of art objects, a monthly magazine - "A 900-page volume at the end of the year" and a permanent convention of arts, science and literature. Levanna's Latin mentions this society in his memoirs: "courses of all kinds attracted the elite of the public, attracted himself to the elite of the young abilities of that time.
The names chateaubriand and ballanche sponsored this intellectual aristocracy. The father of the Countess de lernay was called to the sittings as ordinary president.His daughter took an active part in the progressive movement that emerged from this nursery of scientists, scholars, artists, from which came most of the talents that today honour our literature and our arts, and in which were already distinguished brilliant of the future, the names of the young louis de lomenil, alfred dessart, léon-simon, ausou, felix neighbor, halma grand, beugnet, mieroslawski, hippolyte barbier, chodzko, wautier, darcourt, rastoul, roger, marquetrie, jaucourt, batta, delabarre, lecerf, cambron, pataleoni, melle netty, buttinibonne, walkenaër, chollet, gentile, levassor, etc. Note that there is a composition engraved by challame dedicated "a alfred de vigny" which shows a portrait of the writer, a chatterton scene, a small view of loaches and various allusions to his other works.
This letter is addressed to one of the founders of the prytanee, probably Edward wautier of Halluvin or hippolyte barber. I've suffered a lot, but today I'm still cured. I made you write a note from my bed, I don't know if you received it.I'd like to see you one of these mornings to talk about your excellent prytanea business. I'll never be as good as I wish him. Besides Wednesday, you know that every day you will find me from noon to two o'clock. I would like to see you to talk about this letter that can be pleasant to you and that I will write, but to whom? Everything to you alfred de vigny.
Alfred victor de vigny or Count de vigny is a French writer, novelist, playwright and poet. Louis stanislas hippolyte barber is a French ecclesiastical, lawyer and reader. More informations about alfred de vigny. More information about barber hippolyte. This is an authentic letter.
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