Lot 631: Ten ALSs in French, all signed "A. Dumas," totaling fourteen pages, various sizes, undated but postmarked from 1847 to 1874. Letters to his to his lifelong friend, the French poet Joseph Autran. One letter, in part (translated): "Saint-Beuve was…charming for me and even more behind that front which is rare." Another, in part (translated): "At the time this letter goes to the post, I get the manuscript. I'll throw myself into it right now." A third, in part (translated): "Your play will be played before Monte Cristo's one." A few additional letters mention plays and works in progress. In overall fine condition. All are accompanied by their original mailing envelopes or retain their integral address panels.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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