Alexander Alexandrovich Herzen (Vladimir, 1839 – Lausanne, 1906)

500.00

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Autograph letter signed, dated 21 Luglio 82, by the Russian physiologist and professor at Lausanne Faculty of Medicine. Herzen addresses a gentleman, thanking him for the book he sent him: “…ne ho scritto a mio cognato, Prof. [Gabriel] Monod, direttore della Revue Historique, a Parigi; (…) Egli è anche in grado di darle tutti i ragguagli relativamente ad un traduttore e ad un editore…”. Alexander was the son of the renowned Russian writer and politician. His sister, Olga Herzen, married the French historian and founder of the Revue Historique Gabriel Monod. 2 pp. In fine condition.