The Diary Of A Lady-in-Waiting. Being the diary illustrative of the times of George IV interspersed with original letters from the late Queen Caroline and other distinguished persons. Introduction by A. Francis Steuart. 2 volumes

BURY, Lady Charlotte


Publisher: London, Bodley Head, 1908
Description: ppxvi, 416, (4); 486, (24),, 18 plates; roy. 8vo, cloth, gilt, a.e.g. Some foxing, good copies

Lady Charlotte (1775-1861) daughter of a duke, and widow of another, was appointed lady-in-waiting to Queen Caroline in 1809. She published a scandalous account of life at the court anonymously, as well as several `silver fork’ novels

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