# Latex error with moderncv and letter

I am using the package moderncv to create my CV. Unfortunately I can't manage to include a letter as it is done in one of the examples in the CTAN repository (PDF file, TEX file).

The command \makelettertitle seems to cause the problem. Without this command the LaTeX file compiles. With the command I get the following error:

! LaTeX Error: There's no line here to end.

See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.
Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
...

l.47 \makelettertitle

Minimal example:

%% Do not edit unless you really know what you are doing.
\documentclass[12pt,a4paper,naustrian]{moderncv}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage[latin9]{inputenc}
\usepackage{color}
\usepackage{babel}

\usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry}

\moderncvtheme[grey]{classic}

\firstname{My}
\familyname{Name}
\title{CV}
\mobile{+1231231231323}
\email{mail@exampl.ecom}

\begin{document}

\maketitle
\section{Section}
\cvitem{something}{something}
\cvitem{something}{something}

\clearpage{}

\recipient{Company Recruitment team}{Company, Inc.\\123 somestreet\\some city}
\date{January 01, 1984}
\closing{Yours faithfully,}
\enclosure[Attached]{curriculum vit\ae{}}

\makelettertitle

Testtext.

\makeletterclosing

\end{document}

## Edit:

The answer solves the problem, but unfortunately only partly. The \makelettertitle command displays the address in a wrong way. I filed a bug report here. My solution for now is to leave out the country... ;)

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Wow thanks! Strangly \maketitle can deal with the tailing \. Is it possible to increase the distance to the next line as done with [0.2em] in my minimal example? –  lumbric Oct 5 '12 at 12:41