Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu

Standard Name: Richelieu, Armand-Jean du Plessis,,, duc de


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Literary Setting Eliza Parsons
Each of the three volumes has a different quotation on its title-page: the last is Shakespeare 's defiant Freeze, freeze thou bitter sky, maintaining that harsh weather is mild compared with human injustice.
Parsons, Eliza. An Old Friend with a New Face. T. N. Longman.
3: title-page
politics Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
LMWM involved herself again in politics, intervening with the duc de Richelieu , governor of Languedoc, on behalf of persecuted French Huguenots.
Montagu, Lady Mary Wortley. The Complete Letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. Editor Halsband, Robert, Clarendon Press.
2: 319, 321-3
Publishing Emma Robinson
About the time she published her first novel, ER also composed a three-act play entitled Richelieu in Love.
The duc de Richelieu , churchman and statesman,Cardinal and French Prime Minister, had had areputation as...
Textual Production Emma Robinson
ER 's play Richelieu in Love; or, The Youth of Charles I was in print, anonymously, for she wrote to J. R. Planché reminding him about it and enclosing (as a pamphlet) a printed copy.
OCLC WorldCat. Accessed 1999.
Planché, James Robinson. The Recollections and Reflections of J.R. Planché. Tinsley Brothers.


February 1744: An anonymous fiction purportedly from French,...

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February 1744

An anonymous fiction purportedly from French, The Travels and Adventures of Mademoiselle de Richelieu, related the protagonist's picaresque adventures in men's clothes, with a female companion.


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