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    Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette Autograph Letter Signed. One page of a bifolium, 7.25" x 8.75", La Grange; September 29, 1824. Lafayette writes to a Monsieur Charles Town to invite him to visit La Grange and encloses directions to the property. It reads in part: "...Here I would be Happy to receive you and talk together of our friends in New York. There are two Roads to la grange...so then I hope to have the pleasure to see you, either at la grange where we would see my family and myself highly gratified to welcome you, or at Paris..." Signed, "Lafayette." Red wax seal intact.

    Condition: Lightly soiled and foxed.


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