The First Lady Wharncliffe and her Family (1779-1856).

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"by her grandchildren" 2 volumes. Lady Wharncliffe was Elizabeth Caroline Mary Creighton before her marriage. Her mother-in-law was Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. Excerpts from Lady Wharncliffe's letters, and other people's letters as well, with text and illustrations, give intimiate insight into key events of the time, from the royal births to war to the king's madness, and into the mid-19th century and the building of Empire under Victoria. Family trees, charts to assist in identification, full index. 1927: London, Heinemann. USED. $60.00