Grisi, Giulia. (1811-1869)

Autograph Letter Signed - "I received the...three small bottles of absinthe"

A scarce ALS from the celebrated Italian soprano, creator of the roles of Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma and Adelia in Donizetti's Ugo, conte di Parigi, to Mr. Ferri. Brighton, October 21 [no year]. In Italian. 2 pp. Single leaf. "I received the marten muff and the small cap and the three small bottles of absinthe." She has left more items in Paris and requests them to be sent to her. She announces her return to London for the end of the week and gives her address. In stains; small holes and split folds. 7 x 4.5 inches (18 x 11 cm).

Grisi first appeared in England in 1834. (9181)


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