Baron von Bunsen in Basel - June, 1840

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, pages 572-573:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, Basle: Tuesday, 30th June, 1840 - 'Valette went to our friend Riggenbach, the architect, and Sophia Wurstemberger was fetched to the house of friends, while I accompanied my honoured and gifted guide to the Antistes Burkhardt, with whom I found assembled about eighty persons, from France, Germany, and Switzerland, seated in a circle, of whom he enquired in succession, beginning with the nearest, first the name, and then the matter, as to which a communication would be asked or offered.' .... 'Among the most satisfactory communications were those respecting the…   more >>
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 572-573. accessed: 20 July, 2024

location of experience: Basel


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian

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Date/Time June, 1840
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:25:40 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 09:59:38 +0100