Wollstonecraft Mary

Woll·stone·craft

 (wo͝ol′stən-krăft′, -kräft′), Mary 1759-1797.
British writer and reformer noted for A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), which argued for equality of the sexes based on equal ability to exercise reason.
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