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Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797).

Madeline Linford

Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797).

by Madeline Linford

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797.,
    • Women and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography.,
    • Feminists -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1924 ed. published by Small, Maynard, Boston, in series: The Roadmaker series.

      SeriesThe Roadmaker series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5841.W8 Z755 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination187 p.
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5421114M
      LC Control Number73014526

      She was also known as a philosopher. She had written a children’s book, a conduct book, a travel narrative, novels, a history of French revolution and treaties in her brief career. Let us find out other unique facts about Mary Wollstonecraft below: Facts about Mary Wollstonecraft 1: . Mary Wollstonecraft - During her brief career, she wrote novels, treatises, a travel narrative, a history of the French Revolution, a conduct book, and a children's book.

        A little over a century before her, another Englishwoman, Mary Wollstonecraft, declared in her revolutionary book of , "The Vindication of the .   Mary Wollstonecraft was an English writer who advocated for women's equality. Her book 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' pressed for educational reforms. (–)Born:

      Book Description. The essays in this collection represent the explosion of scholarly interest since the s in the pioneering feminist, philosopher, novelist, and political theorist, Mary Wollstonecraft. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Quotes. 37 of the best book quotes from Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley #1 “I cannot describe to you the agony that these reflections inflicted upon me; I tried to dispel them, but sorrow only increased with knowledge.”.


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speech of Denzell Holles Esquire, delivered at the Lords Barr, Wednesday the 15th. of June. upon the impeachment of the Earles of North-Hampton, Devon-shire, Monmouth, and Dover, and of the Lords Rich, Andover, Grey of Ruthven, Coventry and Capell, for their contempt in departing from the Parliament, and not returning uponsummons.

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It tells the tragic story of a heroine's successive "romantic friendships" with a woman and a man.3/5. Mary Wollstonecraft (27 April – 10 September ) was an eighteenth-century British writer, philosopher, and advocate of women's rights.

During her brief career, she wrote novels, treatises, a travel narrative, a history of the French Revolution, a conduct book, and a children's book. Mary Wollstonecraft was an unconventional person; her home life was rather dreary and dour and compelled her to seek her own fortune. Sadly, the job she landed was as a ladies maid, and was no better than her life at home.

She was forced to return home to. I read this book after years of hearing that Mary Wollstonecraft's seminal work promoted a pro-woman/anti-man sentiment and a "free love" lifestyle.

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Mary Wollstonecraft was an English writer who advocated for women's equality. Her book 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' pressed for educational : The lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley – told here in a series of alternating chapters – should inspire women today Published: 3 Apr Romantic Outlaws review.

Mary Wollstonecraft is considered one of the most significant early feminist writers and thinkers. Her reputation suffered posthumously due to revelations about her personal life, but today she is viewed as one of the founders of feminist philosophy, and her work is essential reading for students and scholars.

Mary Wollstonecraft First Principles. She opens her book by saying, "In the present state of society it appears necessary to go back to first principles in search of the most simple truths, and to dispute with some prevailing prejudice every inch of ground" ().

Mary Wollstonecraft is sometimes called the "mother of feminism," as her main goal was to see women gain access to segments of society largely off-limits to them in the 18th century.

Her body of work is primarily concerned with women's rights. In her book, "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman," now considered a classic of feminist history and feminist theory, Wollstonecraft argued.

Mary Wollstonecraft (wŏŏl´stənkräft, –krăft), –97, English author and feminist, She was an early proponent of educational equality between men and women, expressing this radical opinion in Thoughts on the Education of Daughters (). Her most important book, A Vindication of the Rights of Women (), was the first great feminist document.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s best-known book is Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus (, revised ). She wrote several other novels, including Valperga (), The Last Man (), The Fortunes of Perkin Warbeck (), Lodore (), and Falkner (), and a travel book, History of a Six Weeks’ Tour ().

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The book is a collection of some of her letters and other texts. Nowadays, what she was saying sounds perfectly logical. But back then, it was controversial. The world apparently wasn’t ready for a woman like Mary Wollstonecraft. Some people consider Mary Wollstonecraft the first feminist.

About A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Book Jacket Status: Not Jacketed) The first great manifesto of women’s rights, published in and an immediate best seller, made its author the toast of radical circles and the target of reactionary ones. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Mary Wollstonecraft books online.

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Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman is a treatise on overcoming the ways in which women in her time are oppressed and denied their potential in society, with concomitant problems for their households and society as a whole. The dedication is to Charles M.

Talleyrand-Périgord, the late bishop of Autun whose views on female education were distasteful to Wollstonecraft. Mary Shelley Born. Wollstonecraft gives birth to Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, the couple's only child.

Mary Godwin grows up to marry poet Percy Shelley. She writes the novel Frankenstein under her married name, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley.Looking for books by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley? See all books authored by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, including Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, and Frankenstein / Dracula / Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde (Signet Classics), and more on   The essays in this collection represent the explosion of scholarly interest since the s in the pioneering feminist, philosopher, novelist, and political theorist, Mary Wollstonecraft.

This interdisciplinary selection, which is organized by theme and genre, demonstrates Wollstonecraft's importance in contemporary social, political and sexual Book Edition: 1st Edition.