Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 5 September 1876, to Misses [i.e. Mrs.] [Gustav] Schirmer, 1876 Sep. 5.

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Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930. Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 5 September 1876, to Misses [i.e. Mrs.] [Gustav] Schirmer, 1876 Sep. 5.

Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 5 September 1876, to Misses [i.e. Mrs.] [Gustav] Schirmer, 1876 Sep. 5.

Expressing regret that she and her father [Franz Liszt] did not see Mrs. Schirmer before she left, saying that her husband [Richard Wagner] "is quite convinced that if his cause is so well represented and diffended [sic] in Amerika, he owes it for the greater part to you," sending Wagner's portrait, thanking her for the crown [a silver laurel wreath] that she gave to Wagner, saying that Mrs. Schirmer does "in fact represent for him the whole of the American nation who inspired him so well in his march," etc.

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Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883

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The German opera composer Richard Wagner was at the beginning of his career at the time of this letter. From the description of Manuscript copy of letter from Richard Wagner, 1832 June 15, Leipzig, addressed to Schott's Söhne, Mainz, [1896?]. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122571065 From the guide to the Manuscript copy of letter from Richard Wagner, 1832 June 15, Leipzig, addressed to Schott's Söhne, Mainz, 1896?, (The New York Public Library. Music Divisio...

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Schirmer, G. (Gustav), Mrs,

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Wagner, Cosima, 1837-1930

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Second wife of the composer Wagner, daughter of composer Franz Liszt. From the description of Autograph letter signed from Cosima Wagner to Mlle. Cécile Cleveland, Luzern, ---- Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122398267 Richard Wagner's second wife. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Bayreuth, 23 March 1873, to Herr [Karl] Voltz, 1873 Mar. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270678655 From the description of Autograph letter ...