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Marianna Segati manuscript material : 3 items

Collection Data

Description
Marianna Segati, Lord Byron's first mistress in Venice; she was the wife of Byron's landlord, Pietro Segati, a draper. · To Lord Byron, poet : 3 letters : -- 1 autograph letter signed : 5 Dec 1816 : (B'ANA 0237) : 1 page (double sheet) : [no place] : in Italian; begins, "Mio bene pardonami se questa sera non poso essere con té, allora solita ..." Published in full with translation and commentary as SC 583 in Shelley and his Circle, v. VII, p. 214-216. -- 1 autograph letter signed : [between Dec 1816 and Apr 1818] : (B'ANA 0239) : ¹/₂ page (single sheet) : [no place] : in Italian; begins, "Prima di partire non posso lasciarti senza darti un tenero abbracio di vero cuore accompagnato da mile baci ..." Published in full with translation as SC 584 in Shelley and his Circle, v. VII, p. 216-217. -- 1 autograph letter signed : 7 Apr 1818 : (B'ANA 0238) : 1 page (double sheet) : [no place] : in Italian; begins, "Non avendo potutto partire Domenica matina bramava darti un saluto la sera ..." Published in full with translation as SC 604 in Shelley and his Circle, v. VII, p. 307-308.
Names
Segati, Marianna (Creator)
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1816 - 1818
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: Marianna Segati, Lord Byron's first mistress in Venice; she was the wife of Byron's landlord, Pietro Segati, a draper.
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 items
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20037040
MSS Unit ID: 22855
Archives collections id: archives_collections_22855
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 411f8960-d4ec-0133-d54c-00505686d14e
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