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The Resource Vindication : a life of Mary Wollstonecraft, Lyndall Gordon

Vindication : a life of Mary Wollstonecraft, Lyndall Gordon

Label
Vindication : a life of Mary Wollstonecraft
Title
Vindication
Title remainder
a life of Mary Wollstonecraft
Statement of responsibility
Lyndall Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of Mary Wallstonecraft who is considered to be the founder of modern feminism, and describes her life and work in eighteenth-century Europe
Summary
A portrait of the author of The Vindication of the Rights of Women traces her pivotal contributions to the founding of feminism, exploring her relationships with three different men and the influence of her ideas on subsequent generations. 20,000 first printing
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2005
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158983
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 828/.609
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5841.W8
LC item number
Z717 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a life of Mary Wollstonecraft
Label
Vindication : a life of Mary Wollstonecraft, Lyndall Gordon
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1308/2005040237-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in Great Britain in 2005 under the title: Mary Wollstonecraft by Little, Brown"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-539) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Violence at home -- 'School of adversity' -- New life at Newington -- A community of women -- A governess in Ireland -- The trials of high life -- Vindication -- Rival lives -- Into the terror -- Risks in love -- The silver ship -- Far North -- Woman's words -- 'The most fruitful experiment' -- Slanders -- Converts -- Daughters -- Generations
Control code
ocm57475923
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 562 pages
Isbn
9780060198022
Lccn
2005040237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57475923
Label
Vindication : a life of Mary Wollstonecraft, Lyndall Gordon
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1308/2005040237-b.html
Publication
Note
"Published in Great Britain in 2005 under the title: Mary Wollstonecraft by Little, Brown"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-539) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Violence at home -- 'School of adversity' -- New life at Newington -- A community of women -- A governess in Ireland -- The trials of high life -- Vindication -- Rival lives -- Into the terror -- Risks in love -- The silver ship -- Far North -- Woman's words -- 'The most fruitful experiment' -- Slanders -- Converts -- Daughters -- Generations
Control code
ocm57475923
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 562 pages
Isbn
9780060198022
Lccn
2005040237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)57475923

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