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first English feminist

reflections upon marriage and other writings

by Mary Astell

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Published by Gower/Maurice Temple Smith in Aldershot, Hants, England .
Written in

    Places:
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- England -- Social conditions.,
    • Marriage -- England.,
    • Women -- Education -- England.,
    • Women -- Religious life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 56-64).

      Statementby Mary Astell ; edited and introduced by Bridget Hill.
      ContributionsHill, Bridget.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1599.E5 A88x 1986b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 235 p. ;
      Number of Pages235
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1801657M
      ISBN 100566050900
      LC Control Number89206016


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