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    Louis XIV of France Document Signed "Louis." One page, 9.5" x 14.75", in French, Versailles, January 26, 1696. The Sun King here signs a letter to Federico Cardinal Caccia (1635-1699), Archbishop of Milan and recently installed cardinal-priest of the basilica of Santa Pudenziana in Rome, offering his congratulations "on the subject of promotion to the Cardinalcy." Countersigned by Charles Colbert de Croissy as French minister of foreign affairs. Docketed on the verso. Folds. Spots of moderate toning along the horizontal fold. One small hole at the upper edge.

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    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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