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George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760 His Majesty's Declaration of War against the French King

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07475 Author/Creator: George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760 Place Written: London, England Type: Broadside Date: 1756/05/17 Pagination: 1 sheet 53.1 x 41.3 cm Order a Copy

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