Herbert, Mary

Herbert, Mary:

see Pembroke, Mary Herbert, countess ofPembroke, Mary Herbert, countess of,
1561–1621; sister of Sir Philip Sidney. His Arcadia was written for her, and after his death she prepared it and his other works for publication.
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Like the intervening divine voice that pacifies many a lyric by Herbert, Mary gently counsels her sister to look within first and attend to her justification, making right the state of her heart and soul with God, before she seeks to improve the world around her through good works.
Anne's second husband was Philip Herbert, Mary Sidney's second son.