Sheridan, Betsy


Edited by William Lefanu. In weekly letters to her sister, Betsy described late 18th century life in great detail, as she traveled with her overbearing father between London. Tunbridge Wells, and Bath. She witnessed the impeachment of Warren Hastings and describes many other events of the period for her sister. She also shares some letters from her romance with Henry Lefanu. The current editor Lefanu is her great- great-grandson. Plates, Notes, Index. No jacket. Bumped corner. Rutgers Unversity Press. Hb. USED. $8.00