NO HERCOGA GOTHARDA LIDZ HERCOGAM JEKABAM

Author: Unknown

Year of Publication: 2011

Source: Riga

Publisher: Riga State Historical Archive

Place of Publication: Riga, Latvia

Pages: 37

Language: Latvian

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Exhibit by the 450th anniversary of Kurzeme Duchy and Zemgal Duchy. Catalogue. Riga, 2011. In Latvian.

On p.37 in point 8.

The letter of English King Yacob to Wilhelm Duke, 03.02.1614. In the letter the King expresses his gratitude to Wilhelm Duke for received hunting falcons. Falcons, as a gift of Kurzeme dukes to foreign rulers in the documents of the 17th century are mentioning very often.  

----Many thanks to Mr Ruslans Matrozis for help with translation.

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