Wiesbaden. -. One page, written on recto of single bifolium of plain paper, approx. 5-1/2 X 8-1/2 in. Folded for mailing, slightest rumpling. Item #203442
Though unnamed, the recipient of Freytag's letter was Sophie Verena (pseud. Sophie Alberti), author of a number of well-received books in the mid-nineteenth century. Freytag politely declines to help her, pleading that his own work leaves him too little time.