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Title
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 different parts of Europe : which contain, among other curious relations, accounts of the policy and manners of the Turks : drawn from sources that have been inaccessible to other travellers  
Letters of the Right Honourable Lady M[ar]y W[ortle]y M[ontegu]e
Correspondence. Selections. 1763
Name/Creator
Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762, creator
Astell, Mary, 1668-1731
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work, excluding missing or damaged portion.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1170217 
Location
Houghton

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt ...
Language
English
Description
3 v. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

letter

Travel literature-Europe-18th century.

Travel literature-Turkey-18th century.

Letters-England-18th century.

print
Subject
Montagu, Mary Wortley , Lady , 1689-1762 -- Correspondence ;  Women authors, English -- 18th century -- Correspondence ;  Turkey -- Description and travel ;  Europe -- Description and travel ;  Diplomats' spouses -- Turkey -- Correspondence ;  Diplomats' spouses -- Great Britain -- Correspondence ;  Vaccination -- Turkey

Category
The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

Public Health, 1700-1799

Inoculation

Note
Published pseudonymously. By Mary Pierrepont Wortley Montagu. Cf. BM, vol. 162, col. 846.

"In three volumes."

"Preface, by a lady, written in 1724," signed by M.A. (i.e., Mary Astell): v. 1, p. [v]-xi.


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