Reblogged: Anne Murphy on ‘A Page in the Life of Elizabeth Jeake’

Originally posted on the many-headed monster: [In our mini-series ‘A Page in the Life’, each post briefly introduces a new writer and a single page from their manuscript. In this post, Anne Murphy offers a loving letter from a seventeenth-century merchant’s wife, who Anne has discussed in more detail in a recent article and whose…

via A Page in the Life of Elizabeth Jeake: unfeigned love among mercantile matters — Lives of Letters

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