French soldier and political figure who rose to Marshal of France (1763-1815). LS in French, signed “Brune,” one page, 7.75 x 9.5, personal letterhead, October 10, 1805. Letter to the inspector general, telling him that he was astonished that the two detachments of chasseurs he was waiting for had not arrived. In fine condition, with a few light stains.
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