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Author: ZENO.- ALS.- SMIRNA.- SARTINE.- 'SIX PENDULES SONNANT DES AIRS' Title: ALS in French dated Paris 22 IV 17..[?]. (ab. 1770). to the French police official A. de Sartine, concerning 6 clocks that were taken by a Dutch ship at Smirna.
Description: Paris. Folio. (I, I (blank) pp.). (righthand margin a bit short, w. loss of a small strip of text.). (I, I (Blank) pp.). 'Son Excellence Monsieur de Sartine Ministre et Sécretaire d'Etat'. Sartine (1729 - 1801) was the highest French police official, especialy dealing with secret service affairs. The said Zeno asks Sartine to send his orders to Smirna, in order to reclaim the (French) clocks, taken by the Dutch ship 'La Demoiselle Jeanne' under Captain R[?]ueller'.
Keywords: trade and watches pendulum
Price: EUR 150.00 = appr. US$ 163.03 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 9978