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    King Frederick II of Prussia (Frederick the Great) Letter Signed "Friedrich" as king. One page with integral blank leaf, in German, 7.5" x 9.25", Potsdam, November 17, 1747, to the Major v. Wolfradt. In full: "My best, Especially Dear One, on account of your petition of Sept. 27. I have decided to prolong the furlough of your son, Staff Captain Wolfradt at Emden, for one more month, but at the end of this time he has to report to his post immediately. I am your well affectionate Friedrich." Dated during the War of the Austrian Succession, this letter is in Fine condition with folds and minor soiling. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

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