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lives of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, and of his wife, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle

Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish Duchess of

lives of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, and of his wife, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle

by Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish Duchess of

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Published by J.R. Smith in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Newcastle, William Cavendish, -- Duke of, -- 1592-1676.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by the thrice noble and illustrious princess, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle. Edited with a pref. and occasional notes by Mark Antony Lower.
    SeriesLibrary of old authors
    ContributionsBrydges, Egerton, Sir, 1762-1837., Lower, Mark Antony, 1813-1876.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxliv, 310 p.
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17377127M

    The famous biography of William Cavendish (), the Earl of Newcastle, by his famous literary wife, Margaret Lucas Cavendish (), the first English woman to publish extensively. Cavendish’s biography was widely read and admired when first issued, and in the ensuing ages literary opinions have remained high, with praise coming. The lives of William Cavendish, first duke of Newcastle, and his family including, centrally, his second wife, Margaret Cavendish, are intimately bound up with the overarching story of seventeenth-century England: the violently negotiated changes in structures of power that constituted the Civil Wars, and the ensuing Commonwealth and Restoration of the : Peter Edwards, Elspeth Graham.

      Writer and second wife of William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne The Duchess of Newcastle was a prominent aristocrat with a keen interest in science. She wrote critiques of Descartes, Hobbes and Hooke and an early foray into science fiction, The Description of a New World, called the Blazing-World (). Her proposed visit to the Royal Society in caused much debate .   By his first wife he had ten children, of whom one son, Henry, survived him and became 2nd Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, dying in without surviving male issue; the title then became extinct and the estates passed to his third daughter Margaret, wife of John Holles, Earl of Clare, created Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in Children: Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle.

    The Life of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, to Which Is Added the True Relation of My Birth, Breeding and Life by Professor Margaret Cavendish and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne ( – 15 December ) was an English aristocrat, a prolific writer, and a Margaret Lucas, she was the youngest sister of prominent royalists Sir John Lucas and Sir Charles Lucas, who owned the manor of St. John's Abbey in Colchester. She became an attendant of Queen Henrietta Maria and travelled with her into exile in.


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Series: The London Library. Memoirs of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle and Margaret, his wife. Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of, ?Book Edition: 2nd Ed., Rev., With Additional Notes. the life of william cavendish, duke of newcastle Margaret Cavendish, Duchess, nee Lucas () Scion of a numerous family and, after the death of his elder brother, inheritor of the Cavendish estates, William grew up in privileged circumstances and early became acquainted with upper class advantages and obligations.

Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne is a title that has been created three times. The related title Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne [] has been created once to provide a slightly more remote special title first was conferred in when William Cavendish was made Duke of Newcastle upon was a prominent Royalist commander in the Civil had already been elevated as Viscount First holder: William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle.

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Routledge, - Generals. Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of. Title: The life of the thrice noble, high and puissant prince William Cavendishe, Duke, Marquess and Earl of Newcastle written by the thrice noble, illustrious and excellent princess, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle, his wife.

Rights/Permissions. The lives of William Cavendishe, Duke of Newcastle, and of his wife, Margaret Duchess of Newcastle by Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish Duchess of 2 editions. Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of. The lives of William Cavendishe, Duke of Newcastle, and of his wife, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle.

(London: J. Smith, ), also by Mark Antony Lower (page images at HathiTrust). Early life. She was the only surviving child of the 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer, bibliophile, collector and patron of the arts, and the former Lady Henrietta Holles (–, the only child and heir of the 1st Duke of Newcastle and his wife, the former Lady Margaret Cavendish).

Lady Margaret grew up at Wimpole Hall in Cambridgeshire, surrounded by books, paintings, sculpture and in Born: 11 FebruaryWelbeck Abbey, Nottinghamshire. The Lives of William Cavendishe, Duke of Newcastle, and of His Wife, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle Hardcover – 19 May by Mark Antony Lower (Author), Margaret Cavendish Newcastle Author: Mark Antony Lower, Margaret Cavendish Newcastle.

(Special Announcement) The Abbey is no longer open for public worship, general visiting or private prayer. Meanwhile, the community of Abbey clergy are continuing to worship and pray, in. In the north transept of Westminster Abbey is a black and white marble monument to William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle () and his wife Margaret (?).

The recumbent effigies show the Duke in his robes lying on a rush mattress wearing the chain of the Order of the Garter and holding a baton and the Duchess holding an open book Burial: Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of.

The Cavendish inheritance descended in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries through the female line, passing first from Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne () to his daughter, Margaret () who married John Holles, 4th Earl of Clare ().

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In France Margaret met William Cavendish, the first Duke of Newcastle, and the couple married in They lived in comparative poverty during the Interregnum, first in Paris then Antwerp.

During this time Margaret received informal lessons in science and philosophy from both her husband and his brother Sir Charles Cavendish. About this Book Catalog Record Details. The life of William Cavendish, duke of Newcastle: to which is Newcastle, Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of.

View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, was a prolific writer who worked in many genres, including poetry, fiction, drama, letters, biography, science, and even science fiction. Unlike most women of her day, who wrote anonymously, she published her works under her own name.

Her significance as a rhetorical theorist has two main dimensions.The life of the thrice noble, high and puissant prince William Cavendishe, Duke, Marquess and Earl of Newcastle written by the thrice noble, illustrious and excellent princess, Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle, his wife.

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