|Statement||edited by Percival Merritt.|
|Contributions||Merritt, Percival, 1860-1932., Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957, former owner., Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||PR3619.P5 M4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 202 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||202|
|LC Control Number||25020492|
Browse Rare Books and First Editions by Hester Lynch PIOZZI available at Bauman Rare Books. New York; First edition of Piozzi’s famous first-hand account of her long association with Samuel Johnson, scarce in contemporary boards. Marginalia Handwritten notes made in . Jan 23, · Hester Lynch Piozzi, English writer and friend of Samuel Johnson. In she married a wealthy brewer named Henry Thrale. In January Samuel Johnson was brought to dinner, and the next year, following a severe illness, Johnson spent most of the summer in the country with the imeldaclyde.comg: marginalia. Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs. Thrale) (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs. Thrale) Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs. Thrale) By James L. Clifford. No cover image. Hester Lynch Piozzi (Mrs. Thrale) By James L. Clifford. Read preview Piozzi Marginalia. Piozzi Marginalia Piozzi Marginalia: Comprising some Extracts from Manuscripts of Hester Lynch Piozzi and Annotations from her Books, ed. Percival Merritt, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, INTRODUCTION Eighteenth-century English literature scholars and readers are familiar.
A pristine book is something yet to be read, but marginalia is the reading itself. Far from the molestation of the pristine object, the writing of marginalia is a form of reverence, a ritual, a sacred act. So rarely do you get the opportunity to write back to authors, whether out of love or hate. Marginalia lets you do it for even the dead ones. Piozzi Marginalia, Comprising Some Extracts from Manuscripts of Hester Lynch Piozzi and Annotations from Her Books, edited by Percival Merritt (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, ). As with many polymaths, the annotations in Piozzi's books are as revealing as her manuscripts. This book has been cited by the following publications. letters and diaries, Orianne Smith explores the work of prominent women writers - from Hester Piozzi to Ann Radcliffe, from Helen Maria Williams to Anna Barbauld and Mary Shelley - through the lens of their prophetic influence. Piozzi Marginalia: Comprising Some Extracts from Cited by: 4. Piozzi marginalia: Comprising some extracts from manuscripts of Hester Lynch Piozzi and annotations from her books Jan 1, by Hester Lynch Piozzi Hardcover.