Persons of Distinction, Men of Letters, &c. in different
parts of Europe.
Which contain, among other curious Relations,
accounts of the policy and manners
of the Turks.
Drawn from Sources that ...
Well known throughout polite society for her wit and verse, English world traveller Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762) also worked to introduce the practice of inoculation against smallpox to the m...
Lady Mary Wortley Montague contributed to microbiology and immunology by virtue of her powers of observation and her passion for letter writing. As the wife of the British Ambassador Extraordinary to ...