1 page of a bifolium. Octavo. In black ink on ivory paper. Watermark with crown above an eagle.
France tells his friend that he will not be in Paris tomorrow, and offers his apologies to a certain Madame Noël.
Slightly worn; creased at folds and slightly overall; minor remnants of old tape to center of bifolium.
France, a celebrated French poet, journalist, novelist, and member of the Académie française, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1921. He was the author of the novel Thais, upon which Jules Massenet (1842-1912) based his opera of the same name. Item #23173
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