Baron von Bunsen in St Leonards-on-Sea - September, 1851

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 271:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, St. Leonard's: 4th September, 1851 - 'Out of children grow up people,' as the German proverb says ; and out of pages grow books. My ' Hippolytus ' has grown into two volumes. The order of the day is : I rise at five ; walk on the sea-shore from half-past eight to nine ; breakfast ; work till twelve, then a second walk till one o'clock. The Princess holds her Court sitting on the sands ; we talk and read aloud. Rest from one to half-past ; then dine ; from two to three, talking and music ; from three to six, driving or walking ; from six to eight, working ; …   more >>
cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 271. accessed: 25 May, 2024

location of experience: St Leonards-on-Sea


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

Listening to

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performance of 'Unknown' performed by Else von Arnim, Ernest Bunsen

Experience Information

Date/Time September, 1851
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:59:32 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:47:51 +0100