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The Turkish embassy letters / Lady Mary Wortley Montagu ; Introd. by Anita Desai ; Text ed. and annot. by Malcolm Jack.

By: Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762.
Contributor(s): Desai, Anita, 1937- | Jack, Malcolm.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Virago, 2009Description: XLII, 190 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781853816796.Subject(s): Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762 -- Correspondence | Diplomats' spouses -- Correspondence. -- Great Britain | Diplomats' spouses -- Correspondence. -- Turkey | British -- History -- 18th century. -- Turkey | Istanbul (Turkey) -- Early works to 1800. -- Description and travelSummary: Lady Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) was described by a contemporary, as 'one of the most extraordary shining characters in the world...'. Her newly edited letters tell of her travels through Europe to Turkey in 1716.
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Lady Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) was described by a contemporary, as 'one of the most extraordary shining characters in the world...'. Her newly edited letters tell of her travels through Europe to Turkey in 1716.

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