The Turkish Embassy Letters

The Turkish Embassy Letters

Author: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Publisher: Broadview Press

ISBN: 9781554810420

Category: Travel

Page: 328

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In 1716, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s husband Edward Montagu was appointed British ambassador to the Sublime Porte of the Ottoman Empire. Montagu accompanied her husband to Turkey and wrote an extraordinary series of letters that recorded her experiences as a traveller and her impressions of Ottoman culture and society. This Broadview edition includes a broad selection of related historical documents on Turkey, women in the Arab world, Islam, and “Oriental” tales written in Europe.

The Turkish Embassy Letters
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-20 - Publisher: Broadview Press

In 1716, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s husband Edward Montagu was appointed British ambassador to the Sublime Porte of the Ottoman Empire. Montagu accompanied her husband to Turkey and wrote an extraordinary series of letters that recorded her experiences as a traveller and her impressions of Ottoman culture and society. This
The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Mary Wortley Montagu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The third edition of Letters and Works (1866) offers insight into one of the most unconventional women in British history.
The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1861 - Publisher:

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