Friday, November 7, 2008

Luxembourg - Stone Arch Bridge at Vianden 菲安登的石拱橋


Stamp Issue : 1953-05-18 

Stone arch bridge at communes of Vianden in Luxembourg, according to the drawing of Victor Hugo, near the house where he lived in 1871.
Victor Hugo (1802–85), the famous French author, who stayed in Vianden on several occasions between 1862 and 1871, recording its beauty and setting in prose, poetry and sketches. Hugo did much to promote the attractions of Vianden to the outside world.


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