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1810

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1934-48 Hermes 1/6 purple CofA wmk thick paper IMPERF horiz pr. Superb fresh MLH, all 4 large margins. SG 153a(var). ACSC 162ba cat $2000 & under-catalogued. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1810 Folded Letter from General Sir Thomas Picton flighting Napoleon's Army in Portugal & later killed at Waterloo. A fine rambling letter headed 'Pinhel 24th May 1810' where Picton was one of Wellington's principal subordinates. 'You will probably see in the paper that I have made a forward move with my Division. I passed the River Coa yesterday, & marched in a direction to alarm the Enemy's Corps which is investing Cuidad Rodorico' etc & signed. To London, with s/l 'PINHEL' h/s & English 'Foreign JU 20 1810' cds. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500