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Visits and Sketches at Home and Abroad, Vol. 3 (of 3) With Tales and Miscellanies Now First Collected By Mrs. (Anna) Jameson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Anna Brownell Jameson (17 May 1794 – 17 March 1860) was a... More > British writer.Jameson was born in Dublin.Her father, Denis Brownell Murphy (died 1842), was a miniature and enamel painter. He moved to England in 1798 with his family, and eventually settled at Hanwell, London.At sixteen years of age, she became governess in the family of Charles Paulet, 13th Marquess of Winchester. In 1821 she was engaged to lawyer and later Upper Canada jurist Robert Jameson. The engagement was broken off, and Anna Murphy accompanied a young pupil to Italy, writing in a fictitious character a narrative of what she saw and did. She gave this diary to a bookseller on condition of receiving a guitar if he secured any profits. Colburn ultimately published it as The Diary of an Ennuyée (1826), which attracted much attention. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Brownell_Jameson< Less
The Romance of Biography (Vol 2 of 2) or Memoirs of Women Loved and Celebrated by Poets, from the Days of the Troubadours to the Present Age. 3rd ed. 2 Vols. By Mrs. (Anna) Jameson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Anna Brownell Jameson (17 May 1794 – 17 March 1860) was a... More > British writer.Jameson was born in Dublin.Her father, Denis Brownell Murphy (died 1842), was a miniature and enamel painter. He moved to England in 1798 with his family, and eventually settled at Hanwell, London.At sixteen years of age, she became governess in the family of Charles Paulet, 13th Marquess of Winchester. In 1821 she was engaged to lawyer and later Upper Canada jurist Robert Jameson. The engagement was broken off, and Anna Murphy accompanied a young pupil to Italy, writing in a fictitious character a narrative of what she saw and did. She gave this diary to a bookseller on condition of receiving a guitar if he secured any profits. Colburn ultimately published it as The Diary of an Ennuyée (1826), which attracted much attention. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Brownell_Jameson< Less

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