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Letters from Sir Maurice de Bunsen to his family, 1884-1885

MS. 12138/9
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Items 1-3: c. 125 letters, mainly from Spain and England, discussing Commercial Treaty negotiations and their rupture, cholera epidemic (Jul 1885), visits to Gibraltar and Javalquinto, lead mines in Portugal and Spanish volunteer force for Sudan, 1 Jul 1884-31 Jul 1885.

Item 4: Original binding and thread for items 1-3 and for items 1-6 in box MS. 12138/8.


  • Creation: 1884-1885


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12138/9

Former reference:

MB/I/K, De Bunsen Box 2.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom