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    Danish King Christian VII Letter Signed, "Christian", two pages, 7.5" x 10.75", Copenhagen, November 10, 1766, to unknown cousin. Written shortly after Christian's succession to the throne, this letter announces his marriage to Carolyn Mathilda of Great Britain. The letter is affixed with a large paper and wax seal. With complete translation. Very fine condition. Christian VII was by all accounts a dissolute, and possibly mad, ruler who would come to find it impossible to remain monogamous. From the collection of Henry E. Luhrs.

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    October, 2007
    27th Saturday
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