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Letters from Sir Maurice de Bunsen to his family, 1899-1900

MS. 12138/19
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Item 1: c. 60 letters from Turkey, discussing Muslim support against Boers, prospects of war, problems of Baghdad railway, Maurice de Bunsen's marriage and domestic arrangements in Constantinople and social life, 26 March 1899-28 Dec 1899.

Item 2: c. 85 letters from Turkey, discussing flight of Ismail Kemal Bey to British Embassy, Maurice de Bunsen charg├Ęship from September, visit of Shah, reburial of Crimean War soldiers, birth of daughter, boating on Bosphorus and family matters, 1 Jan 1900-26 Dec 1900.


  • Creation: 1899-1900


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12138/19

Former reference:

MB/I/AA-BB, De Bunsen Box 6.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom