HIMLY, Auguste. 12107



A series of 5 lengthy original Autograph Letters Signed, mostly with initials, to Dr. Lebert, Professor of Medicine at Zurich, discussing professional and family matters, publications, acquaintances, etc. 20 pp. 8 x 5 inches, fine, with original envelopes. Paris, 1853-55. Auguste Louis Himly (1823 -1906), French historian and geographer. In 1876 he published, in two volumes, his remarkable Histoire de la formation territoriale des États de l’Europe centrale, in which he showed the reciprocal influence exerted by geography and history.