Autographed Note Signed

BUNSEN, Christian (1791 - 1860)

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Date Published: 1853

Description: 2 pages (front and back), 7 x 4.5 inches, no place, January 11, 1853. Written by the diplomat and scholar, thanking a colleague for a book and referencing two German literary figures (Johann Heinrich Voss and Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg), in part: "...I wish to thank you for the copy...and for your note both received today...The author is...one of the two most learned men in Germany, known as the head of their high-orthodox party...The pamphlet would be very fit for translations and I therefore recommend it..." Neatly mounted along the left edge to a piece of paper; light staining and smudging on the first page. Very good(-) condition.

Signed: Y
Binding: unbound
Language: English
Type: Autographs

Book ID: 178835


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