Author:DELABIQUE AND AN UNIDENTIFIED CHIEF SURGEON TO THE KING

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ARCHIVE OF TWO (2) HANDWRITTEN HOLOGRAPH LETTERS GIVING OPPOSING TESTIMONIES REGARDING THE SAME INCIDENT FROM THE SIR THOMAS PHILLIPPS COLLECTION

By: DELABIQUE AND AN UNIDENTIFIED CHIEF SURGEON TO THE KING

Price: $449.99

Publisher: VERSAILLES, FRANCE, 1792

Inscription: Autograph

Seller ID: 00TP75

Condition: Very Good


Archive of two (2) handwritten letters, both dated January 14th, 1792, both physically attached at the bottom left corner with sealing wax. Very interesting: The first letter, beautifully penned, whose author's signature is indecipherable yet whose status as a 'ancient surgeon to the King' is foremost in presentation, tells of the story of a young boy named Colinot. The boy has been severely injured to the point of blood building up under his eye lids and that he required many sutures to the head and around the nose. The second letter, (in a much rougher handwriting style than the refined Chie... View more info