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The letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

by Montagu, Mary Wortley Lady

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Published by Henry G. Bohn in London .
Written in English

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  • Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762

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    Statementedited by Lord Wharncliffe
    ContributionsWharncliffe, James Archibald Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, Baron, 1776-1845, Thomas, W. Moy (William Moy), 1828-1910, Stuart, Louisa, Lady, 1757-1851
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xvii, 514 p., [3] leaves of plates; xvi, 523 p., [1] leaf of plates) :
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24189938M
    OCLC/WorldCa5425762

    Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Edited by Jack Lynch The Project Gutenberg text provided the basis of this edition, but I've made many changes to bring it in line with the copytext, Letters of the Right Honourable Lady M—y W—-y M—-e; Written during Her Travels in Europe, Asia, and Africa, to Persons of Distinction, Men of Letters, &c. in. In , Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s husband Edward Montagu was appointed British ambassador to the Sublime Porte of the Ottoman Empire. Montagu accompanied her husband to Turkey and wrote an extraordinary series of letters that recorded her experiences as a traveller and her impressions of Ottoman culture and society. This Broadview edition includes a broad selection of related historical.

      The Works of the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Including Her Correspondence, Poems, and Essays; Volume 2. Mary Wortley Lady Montagu. In Lady Mary Wortley Montagu wrote to her sister, the exiled Lady Mar, soon to take leave of her senses, with a description of the coronation of George II which she had recently attended.

    Selected Prose and Poetry. of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. transcribed by Risa S. Bear, University of Oregon, May Updated to HTML, June Selected from the third edition of her Works: The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Edited by her grandson Lord Wharncliffe, Third Edition, with Additions and Corrections Derived from. The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu V1 by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price.


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The letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu by Montagu, Mary Wortley Lady Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu; This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process/5.

We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. (Customisation is possible). Hope you will like it and give your comments and al Title: The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Volume 3 [Hardcover] Author: Lady Mary Wortley MontaguCited by:   Self-taught in her father's library, the writer, satirist and poet Lady Mary Wortley Montagu had an inexhaustible appetite for travel and society.

This third edition of her Letters and Works () offers insight into the ambitions and frustrations of one of the most unconventional women of Author: Mary Wortley Montagu. Self-taught in her father's library, the writer, satirist and poet Lady Mary Wortley Montagu had an inexhaustible appetite for travel and society.

This third edition of her Letters and Works () offers insight into the ambitions and frustrations of one of the most Cited by: The present edition of the works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu comprises the contents of the edition in three volumes published by Lord Wharncliffe inincluding the Introductory Anecdotes contributed by the late Lady Louisa Stuart, a granddaughter of Lady Mary.

From the Back Cover. Whether describing the Turkish baths in Sofia or the London social scene, negotiating her marriage settlement or declaring her passion for a young Italian, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu () wrote some of the liveliest letters in the English language.

Ranging over everything from gossip to politics, science to literature, /5(4). THE LETTERS OF “LADY MARY,” HANDSOMELY BOUND.

MONTAGU, Mary Wortley. Letters and Works. London: Swan Sonnenschein, Two volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter blue morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, red morocco.

The letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu by Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, ; Wharncliffe, James Archibald Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, Baron, ; Thomas, (William Moy), ; Stuart, Louisa, Lady, Pages: texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

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The Lady Mary Wortley Montagu was an English aristocrat and writer. Montagu is today chiefly remembered for her letters, particularly her letters from Turkey, which have been described by Billie Melman as “the very first example of a secular work by a woman about the Muslim Orient”/5. Other editions containing works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu.

The Complete Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Vol. 2: – Ed. Robert Halsband () The Complete Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Vol. 3: – Ed. Robert Halsband () Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Essays and Poems and Simplicity, A Comedy.

The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. Edited by her great grandson, Lord Wharncliffe. Paris: A. and W. Galignani & Co., Vol I - Google Books Vol II - Google Books Letters from the Right Honourable Lady Mary Wortley Montagu to Letters Lady Mary Wortley Montagu let him lay the book down, Adieu, my dear lady ——.

I cannot conclude my letter with a subject that affords more delightful scenes to the imagination. I leave you to figure to yourself the extreme court that will be made to me, at my return, if my travels should furnish me with such a useful piece of.

The title page of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, published in Montagu's Turkish letters were frequently cited by imperial women travellers, more than a century after her journey.

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, –, English author, noted primarily for her highly descriptive letters. She was the daughter of the first duke of Kingston. In she married Edward Wortley Montagu, who became ambassador to Turkey in 'The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu' () vol.

2, p. 6 Copy quote Take back the beauty and wit you bestow upon me; leave me my own mediocrity of agreeableness and genius, but leave me also my sincerity, my constancy, and my plain dealing; 'Tis all I have to recommend me to the esteem either of others or myself.

The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu May Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users. While traveling, Montagu also began writing what became her best-known work, the "Turkish Embassy Letters" (published in as Letters of the Right Honourable Lady M--y Wy Me [sic]).

Some of these letters were written to specific friends, but the majority are aimed at a larger public audience. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, Letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. London, G.

Bell and sons. Self-taught in her father's library, the writer, satirist and poet Lady Mary Wortley Montagu had an inexhaustible appetite for travel and society.

This third edition of her Letters and Works () offers insight into the ambitions and frustrations of one of the most unconventional women of the eighteenth : Cambridge University Press.English: The title page of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's "The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu", published in Date: Author: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (author of the book), Harvard College (of the physical book) Licensing.

Public domain Public domain false false.The English aristocrat and writer Lady Mary Wortley Montagu () is today remembered particularly for her letters from Turkey, an early example of a secular work by a Western woman about the Muslim Orient.

When Lady Mary was in the Ottoman Empire, she .