An absolutely illegible antique letter need reed in French?
This is a hundred years old letter. I think it was written by a French. Please help read it!
- Big MamaLv 610 months agoFavourite answer
That's what I read:
Veuillez, Monsieur, m'excuser de vous répondre en français; votre belle langue italienne m'est restée completement inconnue. J'ai l'honneur d'étre avec respect, votre très humble et très obéissant serviteur.
(signed by Foucault).
Please excuse me for answering in French. Your beautiful Italian language is completely unknown to me. I have the honor to be with respect, your very humble and very obeying servant.Source(s): I'm not fluent in French so I think the translation is not 100% accurate...
- catrin lLv 710 months ago
It starts off by saying, excuse me for replying in French, not your beautiful Italian language, and ends by saying, with respect...your very
humble and obedient servant. I don’t find it difficult to read, but my French is very rusty!
It doesn’t really seem to be saying much at all, it’s just a polite note.
- Aster RhoidsLv 710 months ago
I can't read that.
Perhaps a French historian could help you with that