Lot n° 132
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LEMIERRE Antoine-Marin (1733-1793) poète et auteur dramatique [AF 1780, 37e f].
5 L.A.S. and 1 P.A.S. "Lemierre", Paris 1767-1791; 9 pages in-4 or in-8, some addresses (engraved portrait enclosed).
March 8, 1767, in favor of a woman to be supernumerary usher at the Comédie française February 5, 1781. After his reception at the Academy, he tells of a success that his friends did not suspect, "success preferable to all those of the theatre. Yes  I was happy enough to find a charming woman who was willing to marry me despite my maturity and my life annuities" On the verses read by the abbot DELILLE on the day of his reception, May 6, 1791, to DAZINCOURT, at the Comédie française: the Society of the Dramatic Authors authorizes a provisional representation of Guillaume Tell, considering "the conciliatory dispositions where you paroissés to be with our regard" December 3, 1791, to Mrs. Duchesne, to give copies of Guillaume Tell and Barnevelt to her nephew More a receipt given to the abbé MORELLET for five months of attendance fees
We join 3 pieces concerning him, among which an extract of a letter addressed to him shortly before his academic reception.
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