Mary Delany in Glasnevin - June, 1750

from The Autobiography and Correspondence of Mary Granville, Mrs. Delany, Series 1, Volume 2, page 559:

Letter from Mrs.Delany to Mrs. Dewes, Delville, 22 June, 1750 - Last Sunday I had a good deal of company : Monday, dined in my garden—the Vesey family with us. In the afternoon drank tea in my orangerie ; company after company till 9 at night. Tuesday, dined at Lady Grandison's ; Wednesday, with Doctr Clements, an agreeable Fellow of the College. Our party : Lady Ross, Mrs. Hamilton, Mrs. Montgomery (supposed to be his wife, but not owned), a modest, sensible, well-bred woman ; we made it a very pleasant day, saw all the varieties, walked in the garden and park belonging to the cottage, …   more >>
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Mary Delany, and Augusta Hall (ed.), The Autobiography and Correspondence of Mary Granville, Mrs. Delany, Series 1, Volume 2, volume 1/2 (London, 1861), p. 559. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1434547200860 accessed: 15 August, 2022

location of experience: Glasnevin

Listeners

Mary Delany
Artist, Writer
1700-1788

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Unknown Harp Music

Experience Information

Date/Time June, 1750
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:20:00 +0100
Approved on Tue, 15 Sep 2015 16:24:14 +0100