Letter of acknowledgement, with envelope

1. William Young
2. John Wilson
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31 Jul 1882
Letter, with envelope, from German Charge d'Affaires, German Embassy, [London] sent to John Wilson of South Bantaskine to acknowledge receipt of three copies of his son's [Robert Wilson's] book on the Franco-Prussian War.

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31 Jul 1882
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Robert Wilson based his book "The Franco-German War" on newspaper reports about the war. It was published in 1881, seven years after his death, by his father John Wilson and a copy was lodged with the British Library. On the publication of the book John Wilson sent copies to several British and European political and military figures who had been involved in the war.
This copy of the book is a modern print-on-demand version of the book.
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