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

£75

Description

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.