GUIZOT, François Pierre Guillaume. 18347

£35

Description

Autograph Letter Signed [to an official at the British Museum], introducing a young Parisian historian, Ch. Weiss, who is going to England to research the history of Protestant refugees from France after the Edict of Nantes. In French. 1 page 6 x 4 inches, in good condition, remains of guard where formerly mounted. 16 July 1850. François Pierre Guillaume Guizot (1787-1874), French historian and statesman, was premier of France (1840-48), but was forced into exile by the events of the Revolution of 1848.