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People/Characters: Henrietta, Lady Luxborough

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Chequered chances : a portrait of Lady Luxborough by Audrey Duggan
The Flowering of the Landscape Garden: English Pleasure Grounds, 1720-1800 (Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture) by Mark Laird
Letters written by the late Right Honourable Lady Luxborough by Henrietta Knight, Baroness Luxborough
My Darling Heriott: Henrietta Luxborough, Poetic Gardener and Irrepressible Exile by Jane Brown

Character description

Henrietta Knight, née St. John, Lady Luxborough (1699-1756), half-sister of the influential politician Henry St. John, 1st Viscount Bolingroke, was exiled by her husband to his estate of Barrells in Warwickshire. There she devoted herself to pioneering farming and gardening, and writing poetry.


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