The Turkish Embassy Letters - Montagu, Mary Wortley, and Jack, Malcolm (Editor), and Desai, Anita (Introduction by)

The critical and biographical introduction tells of Lady Wortley Montagu's travels through Europe to Turkey in 1716, where her husband had been appointed Ambassador. Her lively letters offer insights into the paradoxical freedoms conferred on Muslim women by the veil, the value of experimental work by Turkish doctors on inoculation, and the beauty ...

The Turkish Embassy Letters 1994, Virago Press (UK), London, England

ISBN-13: 9781853816796

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Turkish Embassy Letters 1993, University of Georgia Press

ISBN-13: 9780820315805

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Turkish Embassy Letters 1993, Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781851960286

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