Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762

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From the description of While fruitfull Nile ador'd his horned Queen : autograph poem, n.d. [ca. 1734]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270640720

Lady Mary Montagu was a writer, early feminist (she was a friend of chief advocate of women's rights of the time, Mary Astell), and socialite.

From the description of "Hail happy bride" : autograph manuscript, signed, "M., " no date. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754865257

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referencedIn Gulston, Joseph. The effusions of fancy and fun, 1784 / compiled by Joseph Gulston. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn [Collection of poems], [circa 1760]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. While fruitfull Nile ador'd his horned Queen : autograph poem, n.d. [ca. 1734]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Montagu, George, 1751-1815. [Poems], [ca. 1769-1790]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : [London], to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1721?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1718]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1716] Aug. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Churchill, Sarah Jennings, Duchess of Marlborough, 1660-1744. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, 1732 Mar. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn [Commonplace book], [ca. 1737]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Norris, William H. "Furious Sappho" : presented before "The Fortnightly Club," Schenectady, New York, February 7, 1944 / W.H. Norris. Union College, Schaffer Library
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Autograph letter signed L.M. to: "Edwd, Wortley Esqr." August 27, 1739. Wellesley College
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : Twick'nham [London], to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1720] Aug. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Letter to unknown recipient / by M. Montagu. -- McMaster University
referencedIn Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930. Houghton Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1720?]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn [Commonplace book], [ca. 1816]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. On Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's portrait : manuscript copy in Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's hand of the poem, n.d. [ca. 1719]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn George Henry Glasse correspondence, 1757-1808 (inclusive), 1778-1808 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : Twitnam [Twickenham, London], to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, [1720] March 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [ca. 1716-1717]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1716 Oct.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1716] Aug. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Venus to ye courts above : manuscript copy, in Lady Mary's hand of a poem. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Worcester Porcelain Co. Plates (pair) [electronic resource]. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. [Lettres écrites pendant ses voyages] : manuscript, undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1718] Sept. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Halsband, Robert, 1914-. Robert Halsband papers, 1708-1976. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : Cirencester, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], 1721 Sept. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1717]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1717] Feb. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1718]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Montagu, Edward Wortley, 1713-1776. Edward Wortley Montagu Papers, 1717-1780. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Poems of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, [ca. 1730-1760]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Letter : [London], to Lady Frances Erskine, Twickenham, Middlesex, England, [ca. 1735?] Jan 22. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. "Hail happy bride" : autograph manuscript, signed, "M., " no date. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Palmerston, Henry Temple, 2nd Viscount, 1739-1802. Album, 1766-1818. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Mallet, David, 1705?-1765. Spectator see poor Charles at fifty four. [Manuscript]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Letter : [London], to Lady Frances Erskine, Twickenham, Middlesex, England, [ca. 1735?] Jan 22. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, [1716 July]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Manuscript note : [n.p.], addressed to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, at Charles Street, Westminster, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers of Harriet McIlquham, 1896-1903 The Women' s Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letters signed (18) : Twickenham, London, etc., to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, [1716 July]-1721 Sept. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, biographical materials] University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Letter to Mrs. Anne Justice : West Dean, Salisbury, Wiltshire : AL, 1711 June 14. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754. Letter : to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, [1731 Sept.] Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter signed : place not specified, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1716] Nov. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. Autograph letter : London, to [Lady Mary Wortley Montagu], [1717 June]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn More, Hannah, 1745-1833,. Autograph letter signed from Hannah More, Barley Wood, to Mrs. Garrick [manuscript], 1804 January 21. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Montagu, Mary Wortley, Lady, 1689-1762. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu : AL, West Dean, Salisbury, Wiltshire, to Mrs. Anne Justice, in ye pavement, York, 1711 June 14. UC Berkeley Libraries
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correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Churchill, Sarah Jennings, Duchess of Marlborough, 1660-1744. person
associatedWith Denis, Marie-Louise Mignot, 1712-1790, person
associatedWith Erskine, Frances, Lady, d. 1776. person
associatedWith Farinelli, 1705-1782. person
associatedWith Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754. person
associatedWith Glasse, George Henry, 1761-1809 person
associatedWith Gulston, Joseph. person
associatedWith Halsband, Robert, 1914- person
associatedWith Justice, Anne. person
correspondedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 person
associatedWith Mallet, David, 1705?-1765. person
associatedWith Montagu, Edward Wortley, 1713-1776. person
associatedWith Montagu, George, 1751-1815. person
associatedWith More, Hannah, 1745-1833, person
associatedWith Norris, William H. person
associatedWith Palmerston, Henry Temple, 2nd Viscount, 1739-1802. person
associatedWith Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744. person
associatedWith Stainforth. person
associatedWith Worcester Porcelain Co. corporateBody
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Great Britain
Great Britain
Subject
Women authors, English--18th century--Manuscripts
Voyages and travels
English literature--18th century
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Birth 1689-05-15

Death 1762-08-21

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English

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