Letter to Dr. Messenger Monsey. [178-?]


Montagu, Mrs (Elizabeth), 1720-1800. Letter to Dr. Messenger Monsey.

Letter to Dr. Messenger Monsey. [178-?]

Autograph, signed letter from Elizabeth Montagu to Dr Messenger Monsey about her health. She tells her friend and physician that she is "sick for a well woman & well for a sick woman."

1 leaf ; 18 x 19 cm.

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Monsey, Messenger, 1693-1788

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Montagu, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1718-1800

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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 ...