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1 Montagu, Lady Mary The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
London Richard Bentley 1837 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
#4385E. 3 volumes. Full Tree Calf, with marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Elaborate decoration on spine. Edited by her Great-Grandson, Lord, Wharncliffe. Lady Mary Montagu was one of the most fascinating women in hstory. She married the richest man in England, then left him to live in Italy with a handsome young lover. She also lived in Turkey. She has been credited with first suggesting that smallpox could be prevented by injecting people with a small dose of the disease. Later, Jenner improved on this suggestion by using cowpox instead of smallpox. This is an exquisite set of books, a feast for both the eye and the mind.; 8vo 
Price: 2250.00 USD
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2 Montagu, Lady Mary The Letters and Works of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
London Richard Bentley 1837 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket  
#P-030701. 3 volumes. 3/4 red leather, with marbled endpapers. T.E.G. Signed binding by W. Worsfold, London. Edited by her Great-Grandso n, Lord, Wharncliffe. Lady Mary Montagu was one of the most fascinating women in hstory. She married the richest man in England, then left him to live in Italy with a handsome young lover. She also lived in Turkey. She has been credited with first suggesting that smallpox could be prevented by injecting people with a small dose of the disease. Later, Jenner improved on this suggestion by using cowpox instead of smallpox. ; 8vo  
Price: 950.00 USD
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