French writer and lexicographer of the Occitan language. Autograph letter signed, 3 1/2 pages – folded double-page, 4,5 x 6,75 inch, Maillane (France), 19.03.1907, in French (and partly Italian), to university representative for the tribute to G. Garibaldi in Roma – inter alia concerning the dialect `Nicard`, written and signed in black ink F. Mistral, with a few mild stains and intersecting letter folds with small tears to the edges – in fine condition. `Nicard` is considered a distinct subdialect of the Occitan language (Provencal dialect) spoken in the city of Nice (Nicard: Nica/Nissa) and in the historical County of Nice (since 1860 the main part of the current French departement of Alpes-Maritimes). In addition to Monegasque. Giuseppe Garibaldi, born in Nice in 1807, defined his “Nizzardo” as an Italian dialect with some influences from Occitan and French, and for this reason promoted the union of Nice to the Kingdom of Italy. Mistral admired Garibaldi for his involvement to an Italian reunification, like he did with catalan`s. Mistral made a comparison between Garibaldi`s project of italian people`s reunification and provence`s people for who he compaigns for protect their heritage. Beyond the politi fight, that what Mistral is interested by is combat of people`s local cultures and fight against `globalization`. Our Identification Number: 6012445. Satisfaction Guarantee – If you are not satisfied with the autographs you can return them within 15 days without giving reasons. We do not offer any Autopen-, Secretarial-, Stamped- or Pre-Print autographs. Certificate of Authenticy – We stand 100% behind all the signatures that we offer! You will receive each autograph with a fine certificate of authenticity with a unique identification number. This service is to our knowledge unique, as illustrated certificates only bring a proof of origin in case of emergency. All prices include VAT. We are unable to accept any foreign cheques. You will receive your order securely packaged and presented neatly within a few days. Please do a google research for “brandesautographs” 2. In our autograph advice guide we will endeavour to answer the questions that we are most often asked on the subject of autographs. Now take some time to read this sections; advice that will help you to keep long and respectful you for autographs! Take a look to our Feedback and Testimonials 5. We are in business for autographs for more than 25years and maybe have Europeans largest reference library in this field. Markus Brandes is passionate in collecting autographs and manuscripts for more than 25 years and since 1997 Markus Brandes Autographs serves worldwide the needs of clients and stands for high class authentic signatures in all areas. If you have any questions or suggestions, drop us a line as we love hearing from our customers. The item “Frederic Mistral NOBEL PRIZE autograph, handwritten letter signed” is in sale since Sunday, April 30, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “brandesautographs” and is located in Kesswil. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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