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    Czar Paul I Letter Signed, 4 pages, 7.5" x 9.0", St. Petersburg, November 18, 1796 to General Nikolai Petrovich Arkharov . Paul I (1754-1801), son of Catherine the Great, reigned 1796-1801. This letter, written shortly after his succession, is in the precise Cyrillic hand of an Imperial Court scribe. Paul's signature follows the text wherein he imparts his plans for military reorganization and pay. The letter comes with a complete translation. A rare and highly collectible item from a very short-lived Czar. Large area of foxing not affecting the signature. Very Good condition. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    February, 2006
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