A HANDWRITTEN POEM BY VICTOR HUGO RESURFACES AT THE COLLÈGE VICTOR-HUGO IN BESANÇON

February 3, 2020 334

A forgotten poem was discovered during cleaning at the Hugo College in France.

The precious text, composed of two quatrains, had been sold in the establishment in 1951. It was rediscovered in December, buried in a cupboard beside documents of the archive.

Two simple quatrains, in however invaluable value. Glued together on the back of the frame, certificates certify the value of the booty. They prove that the poem, called The poor Children, was written by very Victor Hugo.

Read more at lefigaro.fr.

No Comments so far

Jump into a conversation

No Comments Yet!

You can be the one to start a conversation.

Your data will be safe!Your e-mail address will not be published. Also other data will not be shared with third person.