Sketch of Lady Mary Villiers as Royalist Courier & Intelligencer
during the Interregnum
In Wits &
Beaux of Society by Grace and Philips Wharton, 2 vols. (London, 1890)
Illustrations by H.K. Browne & James Godwin
Mary Villiers accepts royalist communiques from her brother, George Villiers, second Duke of
Buckinham,who hides in plain sight in the streets of Cromwell's London,
disguised as Merry Andrew.