Mary Wortley Montagu

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (née Pierrepont; 15 Mei 1689 – 21 Agustus 1762) adalah seorang aristokrat, penulis dan penyair asal Inggris. Lahir pada 1689, Lady Mary menjalani kehidupan awalnya di Inggris. Pada 1712, Lady Mary menikahi Edward Wortley Montagu, yang kemudian menjabat sebagai duta besar Inggris untuk Sublime Porte. Lady Mary ikut suaminya ke Utsmaniyah, dimana ia menjalani dua tahun masa hidupnya disana. Pada masa disana, Lady Mary menulis tentang pangalamannya sebagai wanita di Istanbul.

Lady
Mary Wortley Montagu
Mary Wortley Montagu by Charles Jervas, after 1716.jpg
LahirMary Pierrepont
(1689-05-15)15 Mei 1689
Holme Pierrepont Hall, Nottinghamshire, Inggris
Meninggal21 Agustus 1762(1762-08-21) (umur 73)
London
MakamKapel Grosvenor
KebangsaanInggris
PekerjaanAristokrat, penulis, dan penyair
Dikenal atasMemperkenalkan dan mengadvokasikan inokulasi cacar ke Inggris
Suami/istri
(m. invalid year; wafat invalid year)
Orang tua
Lukisan Mary Wortley Montagu karya Jonathan Richardson the Younger

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Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montague, 1800
  • Romance Writings, edited by Isobel Grundy, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.
  • The Turkish Embassy Letters, edited by Teresa Heffernan and Daniel O'Quinn, Peterborough: Broadview Press, 2012.
  • Essays and Poems and Simplicity, a Comedy, edited by Isobel Grundy, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1977, revised 2nd 1993.
  • Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Comet of the Enlightenment, Isobel Grundy, Oxford University Press, USA; New edition 2001 714 pp ISBN 0-19-818765-3
  • The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Lord Wharncliffe and W. Moy Thomas, editors. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1861.

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  • Prescott, Sarah. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Comet of the Enlightenment, Isobel Grundy 1999. Review of English Studies, New Series, Vol. 51, No. 202 (May 2000), pp. 300–303.

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