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    Pope Benedict XV Autograph Letter Signed, "Giacomo Arcivescovato di Bologna" as Archbishop of Bologna, two pages, 5.25" x 8", Bologna, Italy, April 16, 1913 to an unknown recipient. Pope Benedict XV's papacy (1914-1922) was dominated by World War I. He was a staunch advocate for peace (his early calls for a truce were ignored) and devoted significant humanitarian effort to help victims of war. Very fine condition.

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    October, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
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