Hester Lynch Piozzi

(1741 - 1821)
Hester Lynch Piozzi (1741-1821)

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Hester Lynch Piozzi (1741-1821)

Works in ECPA

Source editions

  • A collection of poems in four volumes. By several hands. Vol. III. [The second edition]. London: printed for G. Pearch, 1770. 4v. ; 8⁰. (ESTC T116245; DMI 1136)


DMI 2028; DLB 142; ODNB 22309


  • Smith, Margaret M. Index of English Literary Manuscripts. Vol. III, 1700-1800 . London: Mansell, 1986-1997. Pt. 4 Sterne-Young. 119-234. Print. 4 volumes.


  • D'Ezio, Marianna. Hester Lynch Thrale Piozzi: A Taste for Eccentricity. Newcastle upon Tyne, England: Cambridge Scholars, 2010. Print.
  • McIntyre, Ian. Hester: the remarkable life of Dr Johnson's 'dear mistress'. London: Constable, 2008. Print.


  • McCarthy, William. The Writings of Hester Lynch Piozzi: A Bibliography. Bulletin of Bibliography 45:2 (1988): 129-141. Print.


  • Baines, Paul, Julian Ferraro, Pat Rogers, eds. The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Eighteenth-Century Writers and Writing, 1660-1789. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011. 270-271. Print.


  • McCarthy, William. Hester Thrale Piozzi: portrait of a literary woman. Chapel Hill: North Carolina UP, 1986. Print.