Lady Emma Hamilton


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English beauty who was the mistress of Admiral Nelson (1765-1815)

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What finally prompted me to dust off Sir William (Putnam, 1963) was the advent of Susan Sontag's The Volcano Lover (Farrat, Straus and Giroux, $22), which covers precisely the same narrative ground, the epic adultery of Lady Emma Hamilton and Lord Nelson against a Cinerama backdrop of the Napoleonic wars and Vesuvius smoldering.
Now owner the National Trust has suggested the spot where Admiral Horatio Nelson wooed lover Lady Emma Hamilton is the best in Wales for alfresco dining.
The locket, dating to the time Nelson had a scandalous affair with Lady Emma Hamilton, has a 'N' on the front for Nelson and is inscribed with the date August 1, 1798 - the first day of the Battle of the Nile.
He then began a torrid affair with married Lady Emma Hamilton.
Lady Emma Hamilton, the daughter of a Ness blacksmith, became one of the great beauties of her age, modelling for many of the leading artists.
This 200-year-old sword was commissioned for Horatio Nelson, whose mistress was Ness-born Lady Emma Hamilton, by the city of Liverpool but was never presented to the admiral.
Worries over his affair with Lady Emma Hamilton and a light-hearted letter to his 12year-old nephew were not quite in keeping with his grand legacy.
FAVOURITES From left, Queen of Sweden, Lady Emma Hamilton, Munstead Wood
The original summer house was demolished in 1958 and replaced with the Nelson Pavilion to commemorate the visit by the Admiral, his lover Lady Emma Hamilton and her husband Sir William during a trip to the nearby Kymin naval college.
The closeness of Davison to Nelson and his links with the Admiral's wife Frances and his lover Lady Emma Hamilton was revealed in a 2002 Sotheby's sale of 72 previously unknown letters from Lady Nelson to Davison.
Worries over his affair with Lady Emma Hamilton and a light-hearted letter to his 12-year-old nephew were thought ``ephemeral'' by those who collated the legendary naval leader's letters after his death.
The answer was given as Lady Emma Hamilton, the mistress of the British naval hero Lord Horatio Nelson.
Four years into his affair with Lady Emma Hamilton, Horatio Nelson visited the garden with his mistress and her husband, Sir William, during a trip to the nearby Kymin naval college.
The closeness of Davison to both Nelson and his links with the Admiral's wife Frances and his lover Lady Emma Hamilton was revealed in a Sotheby's sale three years ago.
Last month a letter from Nelson to his lover Lady Emma Hamilton was sold at auction for PS20,000.