Collected Correspondence of Elizabeth Montagu 1660-1903 1740-1810


Collected Correspondence of Elizabeth Montagu, 1660-1903, 1740-1810

Collected Correspondence of Elizabeth Montagu 1660-1903 1740-1810

Contains correspondence of Elizabeth Montagu, known as "queen of the Bluestockings," an informal group of 18th-century English literary figures and intellectuals that gathered frequently at her home.

0.6 linear feet; 1 archival box, 1 half-size archival box

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Montagu, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1718-1800 (person)

Elizabeth Montagu, née Robinson, English author and literary hostess. From the guide to the Elizabeth Montagu manuscript material : 1 item, ca. mid-18th century, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Elizabeth Robinson Montagu, an author and literary hostess, was a central figure in London's Bluestocking circle, and a friend of Samuel Johnson. Her best-known work was 1769's anonymously published An Essay on the Writings and ...

Broadley, Alexander Meyrick, 1847-1916 (person)

British autograph collector. From the description of Collection of autograph letters, ca. 1822-ca. 1902. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 78365701 English author. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Paris, to J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911 May 7-8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134390 Epithet: lawyer, author, journalist and collector British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ar...