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Montagu, Mary Wortley

Turkish Embassy Letters
$18.00

Intro by Anita Desai. Edited and Annotated by Malcolm Jack. As an ambassador's wife, Lady MWM wrote the letters that were credited with starting the Moorish fashion in England, introduced the idea of ladies' travelogues, and described the Muslim world for her countryfolks. Fascinating letters from the early 18th century. No dj, excellent condition. Hb. University of Georgia Press, 1993. USED. $18.00

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