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Du Deffand, Marie de Vichy Chamrond, marquise, 1697-1780.
Lettres de la marquise Du Deffand à Horace Walpole (1766-1780).
Londres, Methuen et cie., 1912
|Named Person:||Marie de Vichy Chamrond Du Deffand, marquise; Horace Walpole|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marie de Vichy Chamrond Du Deffand, marquise; Horace Walpole; Paget Toynbee, Mrs.; Paget Jackson Toynbee
|Notes:||Contains 838 letters from the Marquise Du Deffand to Horace Walpole, of which 485 appear for the first time in print, and 297 have been published in part only, in previous editions. Also includes 11 hitherto unpublished letters from Walpole to the Marquise, and 7 reprinted from The letters of Horace Walpole, fourth earl of Oxford, chronologically arranged ... by Mrs. Paget Toynbee. Oxford, 1903-05. cf. Pref.
This edition of the Letters was not quite finished when Mrs. Toynbee died. The task of completing her work has been accomplished by Paget Toynbee. cf. Pref.
The foot-notes include notes by Walpole himself, and by the editors of previous editions.
|Description:||3 volumes frontispiece (portrait) 23 cm|