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 Shelley spent a considerable amount of time in Laugharne, where her mother Mary Wollstonecroft lived.
explores the psychological, social, political, and gender contexts of interaction reflected in the poems, prose, and lives of Percy Shelley, Mary Wollstonecroft, Charlotte Smith (writing on The Emigration of refugees from the French Revolution to England), Dorothy and William Wordsworth, and above all, Lord Byron as the epitome of the Romantic sensibility.