Author Archives: Peter Lengyel

LETTER 252: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

I have begun another letter to thee, in continuation of my narrative: But I believe I shall send thee this before I shall finish that. By the inclosed thou wilt see, that neither of the correspondents deserve mercy from me: And … Continue reading

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LETTER 202: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ.

Tuesday Morning, May 23.  The dear creature desires to be excused seeing me till evening. She is not very well, Dorcas tells me. Read here, if thou wilt, the paper transcribed by Dorcas. It is impossible that I should proceed with my … Continue reading

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LETTER 201: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Monday Morn. May 22.  No generosity in this lady. None at all. Wouldst thou not have thought, that after I had permitted her to withdraw, primed for mischief as I was, that she would meet me next morning early; and that … Continue reading

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LETTER 199: MR LOVELACE TO JOHN BELFORD, ESQ

Mr. Lovelace, To John Belford, Esq;  The next letter is of such a nature, that, I dare say, these proud varletesses would not have had it fall into my hands for the world ( a ) .   I see by it to what displeasure with me, … Continue reading

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LETTER 200: MISS CLARISSA HARLOWE TO MISS HOWE

Miss Clarissa Harlowe, To Miss Howe .  Sunday morning, 7, May 21.   I was at the play last night with Mr. Lovelace and Miss Horton. It is, you know, a deep and most affecting tragedy in the reading. You have my remarks upon it, … Continue reading

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