People/Characters: Rachel, Lady Russell

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Conspiracy and Virtue: Women, Writing, and Politics in Seventeenth-Century England by Susan Wiseman
In the Service of Rachel Lady Russell. A Story by Emma Marshall
Lady Rachel Russell: One of the Best of Women by Lois G. Schwoerer
Letters of Lady Rachel Russell : from the manuscript in the library at Woburn Abbey by Lady Rachel Russell
Margaret Fell and the Rise of Quakerism by Bonnelyn Young Kunze
Memorable Women of the Puritan Times (2 volume set) by James Anderson
The Other Eighteenth Century: English Women of Letters, 1660-1800 by Robert W. Uphaus
A Restoration Reader (Essay and General Literature Index Reprint Series) by James Holly Hanford

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Rachel, Lady Russell (c. 1636–1723) was an English aristocrat, best known for her letters -- many of which were written in defense of her husband William Lord Russell, executed in connection with the Rye House Plot in 1683.


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