Memoirs of the author of A vindication of the rights of woman. by William Godwin

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797,
  • Authors, English -- 18th century -- Biography,
  • Feminists -- Great Britain -- Biography

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Book details

StatementWith an introd. for the Garland ed. by Gina Luria.
SeriesThe Feminist controversy in England,, 1788-1810
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5841.W8 Z714 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination10, 199 p.
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5047521M
ISBN 100824008618
LC Control Number74008123

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Memoirs of the Author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman () is William Godwin's biography of his wife Mary Wollstonecraft, the author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (). Godwin felt it was his duty to edit and publish Wollstonecraft's unfinished works after her death.

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This book represents for the first time The Wrongs of Woman; or Maria and Memoirs of the Author of "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" have been published in the same volume, but their history and reception have been inextricably linked since the publication of both in Januaryless than five months after Mary Wollstonecraft's tragic early death/5.

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman came back into fashion with women authors and activists in the mid 19th what became an even greater inspiration was Wollstonecraft’s life. In the s, biographies began to appear. Title page for Godwin's Memoirs of the Author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman () On 30 AugustWollstonecraft gave birth to her second daughter, Mary.

Although the delivery seemed to go well initially, the placenta broke apart during the birth and became infected; childbed fever was a common and often fatal occurrence in the. "THE SENTIMENTS OF THE HEART CANNOT SUBMIT TO BE DIRECTED BY THE RULE AND THE SQUARE": FIRST EDITION OF WILLIAM GODWIN'S IMPORTANT MEMOIR OF HIS LATE WIFE MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT (WOLLSTONECRAFT, Mary) GODWIN, William.

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New York, Garland Pub., (OCoLC) Named Person: Mary Wollstonecraft; Mary Wollstonecraft: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Godwin. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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Memoirs of the author of A vindication of the rights of woman. Author: William Godwin ; James Heath ; John Opie ; Joseph Johnson ; G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England).Mary Wollstonecraft (Author) Mary Wollstonecraft () was a writer and founding feminist philosopher.A Vindication of the Rights of Woman () is her most famous work, but she also wrote novels, treatises and a history of the French Revolution, many of whose events she witnessed first-hand in Paris.

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