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BALLON MONTÉ. Shannon (Charles R.)
PARIS SIEGE AIR MAIL
BALLON MONTÉ. Shannon (Charles R.) Autograph Letter Signed "My dearest Fred All in pretty good health - nothing very new"  he continues "Skirmishes almost every day but nothing important... We are all as you may suppose dull enough, no kind of business. How long it will all last Lord only knows",  14th October, 1870
1 side 8vo, integral envelope inscribed "Par ballon monté Mr. Frederic Shannon 59 Strand, London", brown 30 centime stamp, clearly stamped Pl.de la Bourse counter stamped London W.C. Y8 OC 18 70,
£350.00   

Stock ref: 13629




 
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