Pembroke, Mary, countess of
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Historical Dictionary of Renaissance. . 2004.

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  • Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke — may refer to: Mary Sidney, married name Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, (1561–1621), one of the first English women to achieve a major reputation for her literary works Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke (d. 1649), née Mary Talbot (c.… …   Wikipedia

  • Countess of Pembroke — is a title that has been borne by several women throughout history, including: Margaret of England (1346 1361), wife of John Hastings, 2nd Earl of Pembroke; daughter of King Edward III and Philippa of Hainault. Anne Manny (1355 1384), 2nd wife to …   Wikipedia

  • Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke (d. 1649) — Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke (née Mary Talbot) (c. 1594 – March 1649) was the wife of William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke. Mary was the daughter of Gilbert Talbot, 7th Earl of Shrewsbury, by his wife Mary, and was thus a granddaughter of… …   Wikipedia

  • Mary Talbot, Countess of Shrewsbury — (1556–1632) was the wife of Gilbert Talbot, 7th Earl of Shrewsbury. Contents 1 Biography 1.1 Family 1.2 Marriage 1.3 Imprisonment …   Wikipedia

  • Pembroke, Mary Herbert, countess of — ▪ English translator née  Mary Sidney  born Oct. 27, 1561, near Bewdley, Worcestershire, Eng. died Sept. 25, 1621, London       patron of the arts and scholarship, poet, and translator. She was the sister of Sir Philip Sidney (Sidney, Sir Philip) …   Universalium

  • Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia — The Countess of Pembroke s Arcadia , also known simply as The Arcadia is by far Sir Philip Sidney s most ambitious work. It was as significant in its own way as his sonnets. The work is a romance that combines pastoral elements with a mood… …   Wikipedia

  • Lucy Russell, Countess of Bedford — Lucy Russell, Countess of Bedford, née Harington (1581 ndash;1627) was a major aristocratic patron of the arts and literature in the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras. Sidney Lee called her the universal patroness of poets. Parentage and marriageShe… …   Wikipedia

  • Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury — The Countess of Salisbury Portrait of unknown sitter, traditionally thought to be Margaret Pole, 8th Countess of Salisbury[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Margaret, Countess of Pembroke — For other people named Margaret Plantagenet, see Margaret Plantagenet (disambiguation). Margaret of England Countess of Pembroke Spouse John Hastings, 2nd Earl of Pembroke m. 1359; wid. 1361 Father Edward III, King of England Mother Philippa of… …   Wikipedia

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