Mary Wollstonecraft

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Noun1.Mary Wollstonecraft - English writer and early feminist who denied male supremacy and advocated equal education for womenMary Wollstonecraft - English writer and early feminist who denied male supremacy and advocated equal education for women; mother of Mary Shelley (1759-1797)
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Mary Robinson and the Genesis of Romanticism renews our portrait of a major literary provocateur of the 1790s whose writing helps to create that of her interlocutors, including Samuel Coleridge, Robert Southey, Charlotte Smith, William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft, and William Wordsworth.
The book offers an account of fiction from the 1760s through to the 1840s, including key texts by Horace Walpole, Clara Reeve, Sophia Lee, Matthew Lewis, Charlotte Dacre, Charles Maturin, Ann Radcliffe, William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley, John Polidori, James Malcolm Rymer, the Brontes, Charlotte Smith and Charles Brockden Brown.
Opie had no formal schooling but moved in intellectual circles that included William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft, Sydney Smith, Madame de Stael, and John Horne Tooke.