Daily Archives: October 30, 2015

Laetitia Hawkins on Horace Walpole

In “Side-Lights on the Georgian Period”, published in 1902, ‘George Paston’ (Emily Morse Symonds), included a chapter on the recollections[1] of Laetitia Hawkins (baptised August 1759, died November 1835), a tart-voiced lady just a little younger than Fanny Burney. Laetitia … Continue reading

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