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Document Details


Title: Letter from Frances Thynne Seymour, Duchess of Somerset to Henrietta Louisa Jeffreys, Countess of Pomfret, May 28, 1739
Document type: Letter
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/bwld/documentidx.pl?docid=S5123-D025
Original Language: English
Time span: 1739
Speaker: Seymour, Frances Thynne, Duchess of Somerset, 1699-1754
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 16-May-1699
Speaker place of birth: Wiltshire, England; England; United Kingdom; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Lady-in-waiting; Politician's wife; Writer
Age at speaking: 40
Document location: Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Document date: 28-May-1739
People discussed: Francesco Petrarch; Petrarch, Francesco, 1304-1374
Locations discussed: Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France; Europe; France; Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France; Europe; France; Francesco Petrarch; Petrarch, Francesco, 1304-1374; Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Topics discussed - Other terms: Environment; Epitaphs; Intellectual life; Poets; Scenery; Sociology; Tombstones
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: S5123-D025-9366