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    Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington Autograph Letter Signed "Wellington". Two pages, 4.75" x 7.25", Westfield, January 26, 1839, to Thomas P Thompson of Dover. A reply to a request for a dining engagement, in part, "...You are aware however that I am much engaged in the affairs of Parl[iamen]t; and in order to render it certain that I shall be able to attend I would venture..." Good condition; foxing and old tape repairs to folds where separating. Also included is a period engraving of Wellington. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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