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    Holy Roman Emperor Joseph II Letter Signed "Joseph". One page, folio, Esterhazy, Hungary June 8, 1767. 7.5" x 9". A beautiful and scarce letter. Joseph Benedikt August Johannes Anton Michel Adam (1741-1790) was Holy Roman Emperor from 1765 to 1790 and ruler of the Habsburg lands from 1780 to 1790. He was the eldest son of Empress Maria Theresa and her husband, Francis I. Joseph was a proponent of enlightened absolutism. A very bold signature, letter is professionally mounted. Fine condition.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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