Letter 4943

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Date 26 May/7 June 1893
Addressed to Frits Hartvigson
Where written London
Language German
Autograph Location unknown
Publication П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XVII (1981), p. 105

Text and Translation

Based upon a publication in an undated (1970s?) catalogue by Richard MacNutt, Tunbridge Wells, which may contain differences in formatting and content from Tchaikovsky's original letter.

German text
English translation
By Brett Langston
7. Juni

Nein, lieber Freund, leider bin ich auch heute nicht frei!!! Hoffentlich sehen wir uns Sonntag abends!

Ich umarme Sie!!!

P. Tschaikowsky

Auf Wiedersehen!

7 June

No, dear friend, unfortunately I am not free today [1]. I hope to see you on Sunday evening!

I embrace you!!!

P. Tchaikovsky

Until we meet!

Notes and References

  1. Tchaikovsky was apparently responding to a letter from Frits Hartvigson which has not survived. See also Letter 4943a.