ORLEANS, Louis Philippe Albert d’Orléans, comte de Paris. 19369



Autograph Letter Signed, ordering quantities of identified plants, iris, lilies, orchids, etc. to be sent to his head gardener at the Chateau d’Eu. In English. 2 pp. 7 x 4 inches, in good condition, traces of former mounting at two corners. 31 August 1879. The Comte de Paris (1838-94), pretender to the crown of France and head of the legitimist party. Served in the American Civil War on McClellan’s staff.