Letter 97a

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Date 1866-1869 Template:Ref
Addressed to Pyotr Jurgenson
Where written Moscow
Language Russian
Autograph Location Moscow (Russia): Russian National Museum of Music
Publication П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XVII (1981), p. 211.
Notes Note on visiting card

Text and Translation

Russian text
(original)
English translation
By Brett Langston
Петр Ильич Чайковский

просит заимообразно 50 р[ублей] с[еребром] сейчас.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

requests a loan of 50 silver roubles immediately.

Notes and References

  1. Dated to the late 1860s on the basis of the formal tone of the note, and the fact that Tchaikovsky asking for a loan rather than an advance on royalties from Jurgenson's publication of his works [back]