12. De Leyva (Antonio Luis, Prince of Ascoli) Letter of commendation from the prince of Ascoli in favour of Fabricio Bianco, gentleman of Milan, 1p. with conjugate blank, in Spanish, 4to, Brussels, 10th November 1592, who has served the king [Philip II of Spain] in Flanders and the kingdom of France, and specially in the relief of Paris, with his arms and his horses, at his own cost and as a soldier of fortune [mercenary], without taking a salary from the king, browned, folds; and another letter in Spanish, folio (2).
est. £200 – £300