From Marteau

Le Cercle. 1673.


Sebastien Brémond

History of Publication


  • The Amorous Abbess, or Love in a Nunnery (1684).
  • Nunnery Tales, Written by a Young Nobleman and Translated from his French Manuscript into English (Printed and sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, 1727).
  • [...] Second edition, listed in LM, October 1736, as "Printed for M. Lovemore." 12mo.
  • Published serially by T. Davis as The Nunnery Tales; or the Amours of the Priests and Nuns. The author is said to be Mrs. Slade, "late a Nun" (Wiles, Serial Publication, p. 336).

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