Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi

Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi

A Taste for Eccentricity

eBook - 2010
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Scholars and readers who are interested in eighteenth-century British literature are surely familiar Other Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi in the light she came to be known in her lifetime and after: first, as the "formidable hostess" of Streatham House, South London, and then as an outcast from respectable eighteenth-century society after she had married the Italian piano teacher of her daughter. As a writer, her importance has long been that of a footnote to Samuel Johnson and as a consequence, s ...
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2010
ISBN: 9781443818919
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 271 pages)


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