Sully Prudhomme's Calling Card with an Autograph Note Signed regarding a reading by Henry Bérenger

Prudhomme, Sully; [Bérenger, Henry]

Published by Sully Prudhomme [Undated]
Used / [No Binding] / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.


An Original Sully Prudhomme Calling Card upon which Sully Prudhomme as written an ELEVEN-LINE NOTE SIGNED. In this note sent to an unnamed recipient addressed by Sully Prudhomme as "Cher ami", Prudhomme writes to announce a gathering to meet with, hear a reading of, and to discuss the work of Henry Bérenger, the noted French Writer and Radical Socialist Politician. The note is SIGNED BY SULLY PRUDHOMME with "bonus amour". Sully Prudhomme won the 1901 Nobel Prize in Literature "in special recognition of his poetic composition, which gives evidence of lofty idealism, artistic perfection and a rare combination of the qualities of both heart and intellect", making him the first person ever to win the Prize. In Fine condition (with a small stain and paper remnant -- presumably from a prior attachment of the card to another paper -- to the upper left corner, and with a small bit of wrinkling to the upper right corner), the note provides an excellent glimpse into the life of an important French author, the first person ever to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. AN EXCELLENT AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED BY SULLY PRUDHOMME WITH STRONG LITERARY RELEVANCE. Bookseller Inventory #

Bibliographic Details

Title: Sully Prudhomme's Calling Card with an ...
Publisher: Sully Prudhomme [Undated]
Binding: [No Binding]
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First edition.

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books



Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.


More Books to Discover