Autographed Letter Signed in French about the death of a colleague: D'AGUESSEAU, Henri Francois...

Autographed Letter Signed in French about the death of a colleague

D'AGUESSEAU, Henri Francois (1668 - 1751)

Published by Compiegne, 1740
Condition: very good
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2 pages (front and back), 8.5 x 6.75 inches, Compiegne, August 30, 1740, in French, not translated, signed "D'aguesseau" and sending his condolences on being advised of the death of Rene Herault (1725 - 1740), French Magistrate and Administrator who served as Lieutenant General of Police of Paris, and telling the recipient that "Herault deserves to be missed - not only by his family - but also by the public." Insignificant fraying at the bottom margin; still in very good condition overall. Three-time Chancellor of France who was pronounced by Voltaire to be "the most learned magistrate France ever possessed.". Bookseller Inventory # 278972

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Title: Autographed Letter Signed in French about ...

Publisher: Compiegne

Publication Date: 1740

Binding: unbound

Book Condition: very good

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