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Letters from Sir Maurice de Bunsen to his family, 1904-1905

MS. 12138/21
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Item 1: c. 45 letters, mainly from Paris, discussing Malacca incident, rupture of Concordat, French belief in eventual Russian victory against Japan and trip to Italy and Switzerland, 1 Jan 1904-28 Nov 1904.

Item 2: c. 75 letters from Paris and Lisbon, discussing inquiry into a North Sea incident with Russian fleet, posting to Lisbon, royal visits, visits to joint fleets at Lagos, posting to Madrid, construction of new Embassy church, 16 Jan 1905-27 Dec 1905.


  • Creation: 1904-1905


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12138/21

Former reference:

MB/I/FF-GG, De Bunsen Box 7.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom