The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington

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A friend of Lady Blessington’s for over a quarter-century, Madden here presents the Irish novelist’s life with a focus on her literary pursuits and friendships. He includes her correspondence with a great many notable social, political and literary figures, among them Disraeli, Dickens and Lord Byron.

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This biography and letters, in three volumes, edited by R. Madden (), documents her intriguing social role. SUMMARY: Readings from literary works that re-construct a century of Cairo's changing social life. Unlike The Literary Atlas of Cairo, which focuses on the literary geopolitics of the cityscape, this companion volume immerses the reader in the complex network of socioeconomic and cultural lives in the city.

The collection consists of some original letters to Blessington and notes used by R. Madden in editing The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington (). Included are a letter by Walter Savage Landor and copies of letters by Isaac D'Israeli, Edward Bulwer-Lytton, and Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington.

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Madden's work on The Countess of Blessington. With illustrated fontispiece. Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington (1 September 4 June ) was an Irish novelist. Richard Robert Madden (22 August 5 February ) was an Irish doctor, writer, abolitionist and historian of the United Irishmen.

Marguerite Gardiner, countess of Blessington, Irish writer chiefly remembered for her Conversations of Lord Byron and for her London salon. Her father sold her into marriage at 15 to Captain Maurice St.

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When Lady Oriel and Mrs. Forrester, two characters in Blessington’s novel The Repealers, visit the London opera, Lady Oriel, an experienced socialite, and her sister-in-law, who has just arrived from rural Ireland, discuss who else of renown is present.

The lady leaving the box next Lady Kidney’s, is the authoress of, what shall I say, half the popular novels of the day, among which Author: Susanne Schmid. The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington (Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies) (Volume 3) Madden, Richard Robert; Blessington Countess of Blessington, Marguerite.M.

Sadleir, Blessington–D'Orsay: a masquerade () R. R. Madden, The literary life and correspondence of the countess of Blessington, 3 vols. () The Times (6, 7, 10 August ) Annual Register () External links.When the Countess of Blessington ( ) met the poet Lord Byron ( ) in Genoa in she noted that 'the impression of the first few minutes disappointed me'.

Despite this precarious start, they struck up a friendship and met nearly every day for two months. Byron had been living in the 4/5(8).