Notebook, "The Life of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu", by an unidentified compiler. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.42596
Level of Description
File
Language
English

Dates

  • Mid 19th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)

Agent Links

Subjects

Notes

  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    The "Life" is comprised of ten folios of notes only. The notes on Lady Montagu have been augmented through the inclusion of press cuttings. In particular :

    (1) a copy of the biography of Lady Montagu from "Chambers`s papers for the people", number 64 (pages 3 and 4, and part of page 5

    and part of page 6, have been cut from the copy and pasted into the pages of the notebook); and,

    (2) five portraits, printed from engravings by W. Greatbatch, extracted from a copy of "The letters and works of Lady Mary Wortley

    Montagu" (London : Richard Bentley, 1837) :

    (i) "Edward Wortley Montagu", in European dress;

    (ii) "Edward Wortley Montagu", in Turkish dress;

    (iii) "Lady Mary Wortley Montagu", in Turkish dress;

    (iv) "Anne Wortley Montagu"; and,

    (v) "Mary, Countess of Bute".

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    0751

Components