Lot n° 363
150 - 200
GOLDEN COAST. 1799. FROCHOT (Nicolas-Thérèse-Benoist,... - Lot 363 - Vermot et Associés
GOLDEN COAST. 1799. FROCHOT (Nicolas-Thérèse-Benoist, count) Deputy of the Third to the Estates-General by the bailiwick of CHÂTILLON-SUR-SEINE, became the friend of Mirabeau; Deputy of the CÔTE D'OR year 8; Prefect of the Seine, Councillor of State. Autograph friendly letter signed "FROCHOT", from ORIGNY (sic Orignay) the 16 Thermidor An 7 (August 3, 1799) to his Ex-Colleague Erard, Louis Guy Comte de CHÂTENAY-LANTY Deputy of the Nobility of the Bailiwick of the Mountain at the Estates-General of 1789 in Essarois (at the Castle of ESSAROIS, Côte d'Or). 1p in-4° - "My Ex-colleague, it is true that I lead a life of frank rascal... my vagrancy will provide me the occasion to see you... Your letter arriving to me two hours earlier, the C. Your letter arrived two hours earlier, and C. Petit could very well have gone to ask you to sleep today. He left for Bure immediately after dinner, driven by the horses you presume to be suitable for you. His son will join him tomorrow, and they will return together... As for me, who has been expected at CHATILLON for five days, I am going tomorrow..."
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