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Letters from Krystyn Lach-Szyrma to Sir John Bowring

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7666

Scope and Contents

Nine letters, written from Edinburgh, Warsaw and Devonport (and possibly elsewhere), some concerning the publication of Polish poetry. One letter is accompanied by a ballad by Lach-Szyrma, in English, titled 'A Child at his Mother's Tomb'.

Dates

  • 1823-1864 (bulk 1820s)

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

0.003 cubic metre(s) (1 folder) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased, July 1965

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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