Grundy, Isobel. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: Comet of the Enlightenment. Clarendon, 1999.
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|Anthologization||Judith Cowper Madan||
From this periodical (presumably) the poem was picked up in 1755 for the fourth volume of Dodsley 's Collection of Poetry, two months before it re-appeared in Poems by Eminent Ladies.
|Anthologization||Lady Mary Wortley Montagu|
|Education||Judith Sargent Murray||
For herself, the future JSM read science, philosophy, history, and politics as well as romances.
At sixteen she wrote in her copy of Dodsley 's Oeconomy of Human Life, 1750: The best book...
Skemp, Sheila L. Judith Sargent Murray. A Brief Biography with Documents. Bedford Books, 1998.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Elizabeth Heyrick||
Her mother, born Elizabeth Cartwright , was a remarkable woman. She became engaged to please her family, but her fiancé died. After this she visited London and stayed with the publisher Robert Dodsley . While...
|Intertextuality and Influence||Susanna Watts||
In fact the Chinese connection was non-existent; SW was versifying and adapting Robert Dodsley 's immensely popular The Oeconomy of Human Life, and bringing out its already-existent orientalism. Her Introduction exemplifies the tone of...
|Literary responses||Mary Collyer||
This was not to the Critical's taste. It had already this year declared its dislike of German poetry, and slammed Mary Scott 's Messiah.
Now it called Mr Collyer's translation...
Critical Review. W. Simpkin and R. Marshall.
16 (1763): 393-4
He was apprenticed as a legal scrivener or copyist and began, using a hoard of ancient manuscripts which had been in his father's possession, to write poems and fake their physical manifestation, attributing them to...
Publisher Robert Dodsley rejected FS 's romance Eugenia and Adelaide, which had been submitted to him through the good offices of Samuel Richardson .
Sheridan, Frances. “Introduction”. Memoirs of Miss Sidney Bidulph, edited by Jean Coates Cleary, Patricia Köster, Jean Coates Cleary, Patricia Köster, and Jean Coates Cleary, World’s Classics, Oxford University Press, 1995.
The case for JC 's part-authorship with Sarah Fielding in The Cry (finished by 19 November 1753, published on 2 March 1754)
has rested chiefly on internal evidence: the work's experimental, generically undefinable...
Fielding, Henry, and Sarah Fielding. The Correspondence of Henry and Sarah Fielding. Battestin, Martin C. and Clive T. ProbynEditors , Clarendon Press, 1993.
It was published anonymously. The French original was current in England at this time, since the Duchess of Somerset (patron and poet, formerly Lady Hertford) read and enjoyed it in the year before Scott's translation...
|Textual Production||Mary Barber||
A Song by Laetitia Pilkington (which made its first appearance in the final edition of Robert Dodsley 's Collection of Poems in 1758 ascribed to Jabez Earle ) was later often mistakenly attributed to MB .
Suarez, Michael F., and Robert Dodsley, editors. “Who’s Who in Robert Dodsley’s Collection of Poems by Several Hands”. A Collection of Poems by Several Hands, Routledge/Thoemmes, 1997, pp. 120 -26.
|Textual Production||Elizabeth Carter||
Catherine Talbot suggested to EC that she might offer Robert Dodsley some poems, anonymously, for inclusion in the forthcoming fourth volume of his very popular Collection of Poems.
Carter, Elizabeth, and Catherine Talbot. A Series of Letters between Mrs. Elizabeth Carter and Miss Catherine Talbot from the year 1741 to 1770. Pennington, MontaguEditor , F. C. and J. Rivington, 1809.
|Textual Production||Mary Whateley Darwall||
Original Poems on Several Occasions, the first book by Mary Whateley (later Darwall) was published with her birth name by Robert Dodsley .
Messenger, Ann. Woman and Poet in the Eighteenth Century: The Life of Mary Whateley Darwall (1738-1825). AMS Press, 1999.
|Textual Production||Sarah Fielding|
|Textual Production||Frances Seymour, Countess of Hertford||
The final, 6-volume edition of Robert Dodsley 's Collection of Poems by Several Hands appeared, including a poem by FSCH which was falsely ascribed to Lady Mary Wortley Montagu , according to the latter.
Grundy, Isobel. “The Politics of Female Authorship: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu’s Reaction to the Printing of Her Poems”. The Book Collector, pp. 19 -37.