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BOISROBERT François LE METEL de...

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Autograph poem, A Monsieur Pelisson; 1 page in-4, address " Pour Monsieur Pelisson prez Mgr le proc[ureu]r gnal " with red wax seals with arms on gray silk lakes.
Beautiful letter in verse of three quatrains to his friend the historian and academician Paul PELLISSON-FONTANIER (1624-1693).
"Pelisson, if your leisure
This morning can allow you
To throw the eye on my letter
Satisfy my desire.
You know that I am sick,
The air is good in St Mandé
May it be granted to me
In the time of the walk "...
L'Académie française au fil des lettres, p. 56-59.

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