Only Connect - Leigh Hunt <> Madame Vestris
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James Henry Leigh Hunt
by Samuel Laurence
Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (née Bartolozzi, later Mathews)
by Samuel Lover
Actress and singer Eliza Vestris advanced James Henry Leigh Hunt £100 for his play, A Legend of Florence. She believed that the fee entitled her to change the structure and plot.
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