March being the time both for International Women’s Day and Mother’s Day, The Stylist has recommended its favourite books for the month. Lady Mary among them:
” If you love history and biographies, you’ll have a lovely time with this (out 30 March).”
Pleased to announce Jo will be talking about the Lady Mary book at Chawton House on Monday 29 March.
You can start following @LadyMWM on Instagram to trace the journey of her remarkable 18thcentury life.
Very glad Culture Vultured has chosen THE PIONEERING LIFE OF MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU as one of 10 new non-fiction books to escape with in 2021:
And Lady Mary has also been remembered in The History of Parliament blog:
Delighted to announce the publication of my book THE PIONEERING LIFE OF MARY WORTLEY MONTAGU 30 March 2021. Details of launch mid-April to follow. Timed around the 300th anniversary of her ground-breaking move to inoculate her only daughter against smallpox – the first person in the West to do so. #vaccinepioneer #ladymary
Here’s the book cover.