Listen to learn about Mary Wollstonecraft’s groundbreaking book of feminist philosophy, her brave and unconventional lifestyle, her political writing on the French Revolution, and her imaginatively written travel book.
After Wollstonecraft's death, her grief-stricken widower, William Godwin, published Memoirs of her life, a revolutionary biography, which inadvertently destroyed her reputation for almost a century.
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Mary Wollstonecraft. A vindication of the rights of woman, 1792. See record in catalogue.
Mary Wollstonecraft. Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, 1796. See record in catalogue.
William Godwin. Memoirs of the author of a Vindication of the rights of woman, 1798. See record in catalogue.
Wollstonecraft reading list
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