Sardou, Victorien, poet (1831-1908). Autograph letter signed ("VSardou").

N. p. o. d.

Large 8vo. ½ p. on double leaf.


To an unnamed addressee on a cancelled meeting with M. Abel and on arranging a new one: "Il nous attendait hier comme vous voyez, mais sa lettre […] arrivée que dans la soirée […] lui demander un autre rendez-vous […]".

Sardou was the author of the play "La Tosca" whereof Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica wrote the libretto for Puccini's opera of the same name.

With collector's stamp "J. K. Riess, Handschriftensammlung"; encloses a playbill of one of Sardou's plays performed at the Viennese Imperial Court Theatre.

Stock Code: BN#22843 Tag: