Heinrich Abeken et al. in Rome - September, 1832

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 305:

Extracts from Diaries - Monday, 13th December.—When the rain and fog had cleared, we enjoyed the spring temperature, walking with my father on the terrace. My brothers write that the apple blossoms are coming out on the Rhine. My father geographised with the General. Later, he called me to him, and showed me the various volumes of ' Egypt ' (some Tabellen for the second volume he gave me to copy), and told me he had now been twenty years engaged in the work,—it was in September 1832, in Rome, that one Saturday evening the thought struck him, and he at once wrote down the sketch …   more >>

cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 305. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434117853570 accessed: 20 July, 2024

location of experience: Rome


Heinrich Abeken
Diplomat, Theologian
Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

Listening to

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Leaves the vanities of Eygpt - quit the stubbles and the bricks (Auf, lass Egyptens eitles Wesen) performed by Church congregation

Experience Information

Date/Time September, 1832
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:04:13 +0100
Approved on Sat, 19 Sep 2015 09:42:11 +0100