Thrale

Thrale

 (thrāl), Mrs.
See Hester Lynch Piozzi.

Thrale

(θreɪl)
n
(Biography) Hester Lynch, known as Mrs Thrale or (later) Mrs Piozzi (née Salusbury). 1741–1821, English writer of memoirs, noted for her friendship with Dr Johnson. Her works include Anecdotes of the late Samuel Johnson (1786) and Letters to and from the late Samuel Johnson (1788)

Thrale

(θreɪl)

n.
Hester Lynch (Hester Lynch Piozzi), 1741–1821, Welsh writer and friend of Samuel Johnson.
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People receiving medical attention in Thrale Street near London Bridge following the terrorist incident
Known as "The Mother of Wales", she had six children and her many descendants included Hester Thrale and the 18th-century explorer John Salusbury.
The names of his friends present a roll-call of late eighteenth-century glitterati: Johnson, Hester Thrale, Elizabeth Craven, Boswell, Reynolds, Georgiana, duchess of Devonshire, Elizabeth Vesey, Elizabeth Montagu, Franklin, Price, Priestley, Burke, Hastings, Zoffany, Gibbon, Goldsmith, Percy, Sheridan, Fox, Pitt, Wilkes, Warton, Garrick, etc.
En una ocasion Johnson dijo que Psalmanazar era el mejor hombre que habia conocido y que "su piedad, penitencia y virtud casi excedian incluso lo que leemos como maravilloso en las vidas de los santos" (en conversacion con la senora Thrale, citado en Frederic J.
A Public and Splendid Transaction: Johnson, Boswell, and Thrale.
1) is closely considered in an excellent chapter on the Streatham Worthies, a series of half-length portraits by Reynolds of his celebrated friends, commissioned to decorate the library of the cultured London brewer Henry Thrale.
Piozzi and her first husband, Henry Thrale, in which he is proposing to her.
Mitchell's father Cyril took over Downs House from Dick Thrale in 1968, and handed on the licence to his son nine years later.
Briton copied most of the first chorus, including the warning that 'eche Chainge of corse unioynte the whole estate / & yelds yt thrale to ruyne by debate' (f 89v, 1.
She gives a specific example, that of the gifted Mrs Thrale, friend of Dr Johnson: "Mr Thrale the brewer, who could well afford the services of a clerk, left the bookkeeping to his talented wife and was well advised to do so as she had a far better business head than he did .
Queeney Thrale (1764-1857) and her husband appear in the first novel, Master and Commander, and several others.
This time, not only the protagonist, but all the characters of the first act, save the socialite Ulrica Thrale, appear in the second bearing different names.