The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volume 37: With Henry Seymour Conway, Lady Ailesbury, Lord and Lady Hertford, and Mrs. Harris

The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volume 37: With Henry Seymour Conway, Lady Ailesbury, Lord and Lady Hertford, and Mrs. Harris

by Horace Walpole
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300016689

ISBN-13: 9780300016680

Pub. Date: 09/28/1974

Publisher: Yale University Press

These are correspondences of 194 letters to Walpole from Conway and from his wife, Lady Ailesbury (as well as one from his sister Mrs. Harris); most of them printed here for the first time. The letters first published in this correspondence amplify and modify the accepted public image of Conway as a fearless soldier and perceptive statesman who saw that it was

Overview

These are correspondences of 194 letters to Walpole from Conway and from his wife, Lady Ailesbury (as well as one from his sister Mrs. Harris); most of them printed here for the first time. The letters first published in this correspondence amplify and modify the accepted public image of Conway as a fearless soldier and perceptive statesman who saw that it was impossible to subjugate the American colonies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300016680
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1974
Series:
The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence
Pages:
645
Product dimensions:
6.75(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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