Ladies daily companion for the year of our Lord 1789 : embellished with the following copper plates: an elegant representation of the discovery of the Earl of Leicester from the Recess, a lady in the dress of 1788, and four of the most fashionable head dresses ...

Published/Created:
Canterbury
Printed and sold by Simmons and Kirkby,
[1788?]
Physical Description:
[4], 144, [4] p. ; 13 cm. (12mo)
Notes:
Plates wanting.
Signatures: [A]-N⁶.
Inscribed on flyleaf: "Given me by the Honble. Col. Cosmos Gordon. Margate, Nov. ye. 21st 1788."
In bibliographical file: two slips of paper, one with names of people mentioned and page references, and the other with a single name: Louisa Paoline Angelina Cosway (aet. 8). 1789-96.
Abstract:
Includes diary in an unknown hand, 1789. Mentions a number of prominent people including Horace Walpole, Mlle. D'Eon, Mrs. Garrick, and others. Daily entries about her life and social contacts, records purchases of ribbons, rollers, glvoes, etc.
Topics:
Great Britain--Social life and customs--18th century
Language:
English
Genre:
Diaries
Poetical miscellanies
Record keeping works
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Books, Journals & Pamphlets
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
LWL Mss Vol. 3
Orbis Record:
7971060
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33566 (parent)
oid pointer:
15959983
Citation:
Ladies daily companion for the year of our Lord 1789. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
15959982
PID:
digcoll:2796294

Number of Pages: 83
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