L.A.S. " F. Liszt", Weimar 6 April 1877; 1.5 pages in-8.
High praise for his former son-in-law, the pianist and conductor Hans von Bülow.
[Hans von BÜLOW (1830-1894) returns to Germany that year after long tours in Italy, England, Russia and the United States].
Liszt thanks his correspondent cordially for his letter of April 1. "For many years I have esteemed and admired Mr. de Bülow as the noblest and most chivalrous of the great contemporary artists. His prodigious musical knowledge and the eminence of his effective talents are hardly equal to the generous valour of his character. The people who will facilitate the trials of his exceptional career will thus honour themselves: you are one of those few....