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MONTAGU, Lady Mary Wortley (1689--1762)
[Letters. 1776]
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, ... In four volumes. ...
London:, printed for B. Dodd, and T. Reily,, 1776.
4 vols ; 16.0 cm. (8º)
I: 112 p.
II: 96 p.
III: 120 p.
IV: 88 p.

B. Dodd and T. Reily's four-volume edition of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's letter was first published in 1771. ESTC t176018.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on both front free-endpapers Eliza Smith / Albion Place. Elizabeth Smith became Soane's wife in 1784; the Soane Museum also has Mrs Soane's copy of the 1803 edition of Mary Wortley Montagu's collected works (q.v.).

Binding C18th calf, blind roll-tool borders, gilt double-rule spines, red spine-labels. Four volumes bound in two.

Reference Number 2815

Additional Names Soane, Elizabeth (1760--1815); Montagu, Lady Mary Wortley (1689--1762) - Correspondence

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