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    Ferdinand de Lesseps Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 8" x 10.5", Ismailia, January 2, 1869, to his sister, Madame de Cobaisur, sending New Year's blessings and looking forward to the opening of the Suez Canal that same year. Ferdinand de Lesseps (1805-1894) was a French developer responsible for the construction of the Suez Canal which opened in 1869. Folded. Moderately soiled. Slight tears by folds.


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    August, 2013
    15th Thursday
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