Author:Hester Chapone

Hester Chapone

English writer of conduct books for women

Hester Chapone


  • Letters on the Improvement of the Mind (1773), in 2 vols. (transcription project)
  • Miscellanies in Prose and Verse (1775)
  • Letter to a New Married Lady (1777)
  • The works of Mrs. Chapone: now first collected. Containing I. Letters on the improvement of the mind. II. Miscellanies. III. Correspondence with Mr. Richardson. IV. Letters to Miss Carter. V. Fugitive pieces. To which is prefixed, an account of her life and character, drawn up by her own family (1807), in 4 vols.

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