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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 135–157.
Published: 01 September 2021
... differently. This essay draws on the predominantly unpublished journals and correspondence of English collector Elizabeth Seymour Percy, first Duchess of Northumberland (1716–76), to reveal the very different ways in which she described prints in each setting. For her, albums or portfolios of prints were...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2021) 45 (3): 1–15.
Published: 01 September 2021
... and correspondence of the English print connoisseur and collector, Elizabeth Seymour Percy, first Duchess of Northumberland, Louise Voll Box brings to our attention an important yet unnoticed contrast between the function and understanding of prints displayed in print rooms and those found in collectors’ portfolios...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2022) 46 (1): 79–108.
Published: 01 January 2022
..., the dame struggles to escape her ahistorical, unidentifiable position: “no matter where, or who.” Leapor's final lines suggest as imminent the revisionary linguistic project Rich terms “re-naming.” Leapor's poetic successors, Mary Seymour Montague (a pseudonym), Mary Scott, and Elizabeth Benger...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2016) 40 (1): 84–107.
Published: 01 January 2016
...). Kennedy touches on this poem as part of her literary history, which covers a range of Finch’s work alongside her “poetic sisters,” Elizabeth Rowe, Frances Seymour, Sarah Dixon, and Mary Jones. 36.  St. Paul declares, “ ‘And now, behold, the hand of the Lord is upon thee, and thou shalt...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2001) 25 (2): 147–169.
Published: 01 April 2001
...; but it is so improved and enriched, that all the Percies and Seymours of Sion must die of envy. There is a double portico that fills the space between the towers of the front, and is as noble as the Propyleum of Athens. There is a hall, library, breakfast-room...
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Eighteenth-Century Life (2008) 32 (3): 23–179.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of a political faction grouped around Robert Deveraux, 2nd Earl of Essex at Queen Elizabeth’s court. 8. See letter 65n1 and letter 75n. 9. On 27 April 1704, Thomas Mansell’s (1668? – 1723) appointment as comptroller of Her Majesty’s household in place of Sir Edward Seymour was announced. London...