NICHOLAS II: (1868-1918) Emperor of Russia 1894-1917. Assassinated. A good D.S., Nicholas, in Cyrillic, two pages, folio, Livadia Palace, 13th November 1913, in Cyrillic. The partially printed document is addressed to [Ismael Montes] the President of the Republic of Bolivia and the Emperor acknowledges receipt of the President's letter announcing his election and the intention to maintain good relationships between the two countries, and Nicholas II reciprocates the President's intentions by sending assurances that he will contribute all he can to consolidate the good relations of friendship between Russia and Bolivia and concludes by offering his prayers that God will protect the President and keep him in good health. Countersigned by Sergey Sazonov (1860-1927) Russian Statesman, Foreign Minister of Russia 1910-16. Accompanied by an official French translation of the document. Some very small, minor file holes to the left edge of each document and both with small areas of paper loss to the lower left edge, only very slightly affecting one word of text and the conclusion of Sazonov's signature, otherwise VG, 2 Â£1500-2000 Ismael Montes (1861-1933) Bolivian General and President of Bolivia 1904-09 & 1913-17.