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works of Lady Blessington.

Blessington, Marguerite Countess of

works of Lady Blessington.

by Blessington, Marguerite Countess of

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1838 ed. published by E. L. Carey and A. Hart, Philadelphia.

SeriesWomen of letters
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4149 .B5 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination387, 355 p. :
Number of Pages387
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5753127M
ISBN 100404567177
LC Control Number71037681

and to show how Blessington’s work acts as a precursor to psychobiography. Attached appendices include (A) a brief biography of Lady Blessington and (B) a narrative of the TEI transcription process. 2 The serialization in the New Monthly Magazine; the volume assembles all the conversations with an introduction by Lady Blessington. If Marguerite Blessington (–) – the “most gorgeous lady” in Dr. Samuel Parr’s words – is ever remembered today, it is mostly for her famous literary salon and for her ‘Conversations of Lord Byron’ ( l–34), one of the poet’s early biographies.

  The Works of Lord Byron (ed. Coleridge, Prothero)/Poetry/Volume 4/To the Countess of Blessington. Lady Blessington's struggle in the face of many challenges is an inspiring story of individual strength. It is a tale of a woman whose legacy of integrity, determination, and sheer hard work provides us with enlarged insights into an era and society often overlooked by history.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Lady Blessington's Confessions of an Elderly Lady and Gentleman by Lea and Blanch Carey (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! a guide to the. lady blessington. manuscript material. in the pforzheimer collection: being a complete and annotated list. of all the handwritten letters, aphorisms, poems, &c. &c. &c., by blessington herself, held by that repository. compiled by. charles cuykendall carter, bibliographer of the pforzheimer collection. _____.


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Online Books by. Marguerite Blessington (Blessington, Marguerite, Countess of, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Blessington, Marguerite, Countess of, The Confessions of an Elderly Lady (London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans, ), illust.

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Novem A wonderful platform for the people of the area. November 9, Great 5/5(9). The Works of Lady Blessington, in two volumes, containing: The Two Friends, The Repealers, Confessions of an Elderly Gentleman, Confessions of an Elderly Lady, The Victims of Society, Conversations with Lord Byron, The Honey-Moon, Galeria, Flowers of Loveliness, Gems of Beauty.

Philadelphia: E. Carey and A. Hart, First American edition. Marguerite Gardiner Blessington has 87 books on Goodreads with ratings. Marguerite Gardiner Blessington’s most popular book is Conversations of Lord. Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington wrote non-fiction, poetry, and novels, many of them in the silver-fork category.

Although she was a popular novelist in her day, well reviewed and respected by a number of other writers, her account of her conversations with Byron remains the work for which she is remembered.

Other works combine memoir with travel writing. book three or four mortal pages of occasional verses from this deluded man. In one of Dr. Madden's letters to Lady Blessington he com-pliments her by a story of " some pages of manuscript, inscribed ' Ex-tracts from Lady Blessington's Works,' found among the papers of a lamented friend who was one of your greatest admirers, and has died.

Excerpt from The Poetical Works of Laman Blanchard Sheridan (afterwards Lady Wyatt), Lady Stepney, Lady Blessington, Mrs. Hall, Mrs. Hofiand, and Mrs.

Thomson, whose many popular novels have passed already out of. The public mind. All the gentle hands that filled this mass of letter paper are : Laman Blanchard. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Author of The works of Lady Blessington, The two friends, The victims of society, A journal of conversations with Lord Byron, The idler in Italy, The idler in France, Memoirs of a femme de chambre, The confessions of an elderly lady.

Throughout this biography, Lady Blessington’s voice is evident and should reawaken scholarly and popular interest in her voluminous works. She wrote twenty novels in genres including silver-fork fiction, psychological drama, and verse narrative.

Of rare beauty, generosity, and wit, Lady Blessington had been painted at 18 by Thomas Lawrence. She formed a brilliant salon and began to write essays and sketches of London life.

In the Blessingtons went abroad, accompanied by the young count d’. Lady Blessington () began life as Marguerite Power. She was an Irish woman of letters who married Charles John Gardiner, 1st Earl of Blessington. She held soirees which attracted distinguished men of art, letters, and fashion. The improvidence of Lady Blessington, however, was in no respect diminished.

She lived upon her jointure, recklessly spending capital as well as interest, and gathering under her roof a rare museum of artistic works, from jewels and curios up to magnificent pictures and beautiful statuary. ‘The Works of Lady Blessington’ were issued from the press in a collected form in 2 vols.

8vo in at Philadelphia. In she produced ‘The Governess’ and ‘Desultory Thoughts and Reflections,’ besides two volumes of the most successful of all her writings, ‘The Idler in Italy.’ A third volume of that work appeared in Lady Blessington's Conversations of Lord Byron. Ernest J. Lovell Jr. Lady Blessington's Conversations of Lord Byron Ernest J.

Lovell Jr. Series: These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly.