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Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton KCMG FRGS was an English geographer, explorer, translator, writer, soldier, orientalist, cartographer, ethnologist, spy, linguist, poet, fencer and diplomat. 19 March 1921 to 20 October 1890. Photographed in 1864. Photographer not known. Colourisation from black and white.

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Sir Richard Burton dressed for fencing

Sir Richard Burton dressed for fencing Oil painting by Albert Letchford, born 1866 - died 1905