Ernest Bunsen et al. - October, 1839

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, page 543:

A letter from Bunsen, Tuesday 15th October - With a heart full of love and thankfulness, I have only time to scrawl a few lines to give you a sign of life, and to dearest mamma, to whom I have written more than one sheet in my heart. We had a beautiful journey, and were singing and talking the live -long day from Monmouth to London. We repeated ' Ar hyd y nos,' and sung our Capitoline ' Godsave the King,' to the great amusement of all our English fellow-travellers, who supposed us to be singing Welsh : the people passing by on the road greeted us merrily, and we them.
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 543. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433860709042 accessed: 25 January, 2022

Listeners

Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian
1791-1860

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Ar hdd y nos performed by Ernest Bunsen, Baron von Bunsen

Experience Information

Date/Time October, 1839
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by Gill on Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:38:29 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 09:53:57 +0100