Autographed letter signed "gve flaubert" to pauline sandeau [paris], Wednesday, 3:00 a. [20 March 1867], 1 p. In-8° on varnished paper small tear at the lower fold, repair to the scotch. The glutulent flaubert gives an appointment to his "honey" paulin sandeau.
How difficult it is to meet, my dear friend. We who are paying attention to you today are all "marrys! At my house Friday afternoon, because I have an appointment with a police commissioner, p [or]r literary information. But I'll be there all afternoon on Saturday and on coming at 4 o'clock you'll find my niece [caroline commanville] who will return to see you.
Thousand tendernesses of your old faithful Gve Flaubert". Flaubert was very close to the sandeau couple with whom he maintained a rich correspondence, both literary and amical, until his death in 1880. This letter can be located on March 20, because flaubert wrote to her caroline niece in his letter of March 13, that he was waiting for her the following week; she left bets before Thursday [March 28, 1867], according to a letter from flaubert addressed to her that day. Caroline commanville, the niece of flaubert, her "holy caro", is the daughter of the sister of the writer, who died a few days after she was born, and abandoned almost immediately by her father. She was raised by her grandmother and her uncle.
Married at the age of 17 to a rich dieppe trader, ernest commanville, she always remained for gustave flaubert the girl he had never had. Although published on several occasions, the autograph of this letter has nevertheless remained unpublished to academics. Indeed, there are a few slight variations of semantic order in view of its latest publication, in the pleiade. Gustave flaubert - correspondence, ed. 618 letter published by andré doderet, betting magazine, 15 July 1919, p.
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