The Life of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu.

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The fascinating Lady Montagu [1689-1762] - an English writer remembered chiefly for her letters, especially those from Turkey, being major inspiration for Orientalist art and female travel writing. She brought back from Istanbul their method of inoculation against smallpox. Clarendon Press, Oxford. 1957. HB, DJ. XLib, G. USED. $22.00