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The Convent of Pleasure

£14.99

Product description

The sometime Duchess of Newcastle was born as the youngest of eight and entered service with Queen Henrietta and went with her into exile in 1644. There she met and eventually married the Marquis William Cavendish, later to become the Duke. He encouraged her writing and she produced 13 works over fifteen years. Her work fell into neglect but has here been rescued from limbo.

Seventeenth Century Press paperback 1995. The front card cover is a little grubby and there is some dog-earing of the lower front corner. No marks and good binding.

A rare little booklet.

Item details

Author(s):
Princess the Duchefs of Newcafle
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 15 cm approx
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0952553600
ISBN-13:
9780952553601
Number of pages:
41
Publisher:
Seventeenth Century Press
Title:
The Convent of Pleasure

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The sometime Duchess of Newcastle was born as the youngest of eight and entered service with Queen Henrietta and went with her into exile in 1644. There she met and eventually married the Marquis William Cavendish, later to become the Duke. He encouraged her writing and she produced 13 works over fifteen years. Her work fell into neglect but has here been rescued from limbo.

Seventeenth Century Press paperback 1995. The front card cover is a little grubby and there is some dog-earing of the lower front corner. No marks and good binding.

A rare little booklet.

Author(s):
Princess the Duchefs of Newcafle
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
20.5 x 15 cm approx
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0952553600
ISBN-13:
9780952553601
Number of pages:
41
Publisher:
Seventeenth Century Press
Title:
The Convent of Pleasure

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