Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Lady Hester Pulter
Standard Name: Pulter, Lady Hester
Birth Name: Hester Ley
Pseudonym: The Noble Hadassah
Pseudonym: The Honorable H. P.
was a seventeenth-century poet of great skill and subtlety, whose work (transcribed into a handsome manuscript volume) remained unknown until recently because she published none of it. Her writing includes verse emblems and a prose romance.