Lady Hester Stanhope

(1776—1839) traveller

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


Traveller, born Chevening, Kent, her father later the third Earl Stanhope, her mother the sister of William Pitt the younger, in whose house Hester gained a reputation as a ...

Subjects: Literature.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.