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The Resource Ahead of her time : a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft, selected and arranged by Ella Mazel

Ahead of her time : a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft, selected and arranged by Ella Mazel

Label
Ahead of her time : a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft
Title
Ahead of her time
Title remainder
a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft
Statement of responsibility
selected and arranged by Ella Mazel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this selection of passages from her published letters and writings, the most cogent of her arguments and observations - on topics ranging from marriage and the frippery of dress and behavior to economic exploitation and political corruption - can be enjoyed and appreciated for the way she "speaks to us today across a gap of almost two centuries with a voice of courage and hope," as Eleanor Flexner wrote in a 1972 biography
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 823/.7
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5841.W8
LC item number
Z476 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Ahead of her time : a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft, selected and arranged by Ella Mazel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Being excerpts from her letters and writings on women's rights; the rights of man; the French Revolution; education; moral values; the slavery of marriage; social justice; wealth and poverty; the evils of power and property; the venality of politicians; and her own account of her struggle for independence; her unconventional life; her ill-fated liaison with Gilbert Imlay; and her finding happiness at last with William Godwin before her early death following the birth of her daughter Mary, the future author of Frankenstein."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 114-117)
Control code
33162176
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 117 p.
Isbn
9780964188730
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95041457
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Editor's inscribed presentation copy for Molly Ivins, 11/25/95. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)33162176
Label
Ahead of her time : a sampler of the life and thought of Mary Wollstonecraft, selected and arranged by Ella Mazel
Publication
Note
"Being excerpts from her letters and writings on women's rights; the rights of man; the French Revolution; education; moral values; the slavery of marriage; social justice; wealth and poverty; the evils of power and property; the venality of politicians; and her own account of her struggle for independence; her unconventional life; her ill-fated liaison with Gilbert Imlay; and her finding happiness at last with William Godwin before her early death following the birth of her daughter Mary, the future author of Frankenstein."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 114-117)
Control code
33162176
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 117 p.
Isbn
9780964188730
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95041457
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Editor's inscribed presentation copy for Molly Ivins, 11/25/95. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)33162176

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