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Felicia Gordon was Principal Lecturer in Philosophy and European Literature at Anglia Ruskin University. Now a Senior Research Associate, she has published extensively in women's history and aspects of French Feminism. She is the author of Marie-Madeleine Jodin 1741-1790: Actress, Philosophe, and Feminist (Ashgate, 2002). Gina Luria Walker is Associate Professor of Women's Studies at The New School. She is the author of Mary Hays (1759-1843): The Growth of A Woman's Mind (Ashgate, 2006) and The Idea of Being Free: A Mary Hays Reader (Broadview, 2005). She is co-editor of William Godwin's Memoirs of the Author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Broadview, 2001), and has published widely on Romantic literature and Enlightenment feminism.
Acknowledgements Introduction Chronology Part 1: History and Politics 1. Elizabeth Elstob (1683-1756) The Rudiments of Grammar for the English-Saxon Tongue, First given in English with an Apology for the Study of Northern Antiquities (1715) 2. Priscilla Wakefield (1750-1832) Reflections on the Present Condition of the Female Sex with Suggestions for its Improvement (1798) 3. Anna L titia Barbauld (1743-1825) An Address to the Opposers of the Repeal of the Corporation and Test Acts (1790) 4. Catharine Macaulay Graham (1731-1791) Observations on the Reflections of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke on the Revolution in France, In a Letter to the Right Hon. The Earl of Stanhope (1790) The History of England From the Accession of James I to the Elevation of the House of Hanover (1768) 5. Lucy Aikin (1781-1864) "The Trial and Execution of Mary Queen of Scots," Memoirs of the Court of Elizabeth (1818) 6. Agnes Strickland (1796-1874) "Elizabeth," Lives of the Queens of England From the Norman Conquest (1877) 7. Mary Hays (1759-1843) "Catharine Macaulay Graham," Female Biography (1803) 8. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851) "Madame de Sta l," Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of France (1838-1839) 9. Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) "Preface," Illustrations of Political Economy (1832) Part 2: Education 10. Hester Chapone (n e Mulso) (1727-1801) "A Matrimonial Creed; addressed by Miss Mulso to Mr. Richardson in consequence of his questioning her strictly on what she believed to be the duties of the married state (1750-1751)," The Works of Mrs. Chapone (1807) Letters on the Improvement of the Mind. Addressed to a Young Lady (1773) 11. Hester Lynch Piozzi (1740-1821) Observations and Reflections Made in the Course of a Journey Through France, Italy, and Germany (1789) British Synonymy; or, An Attempt at Regulating the Choice of Words in Familiar Conversation (1794) 12. Elizabeth Hamilton (1758-1816) Letters on the Elementary Principles of Education (1801) 13. Catherine Macaulay Graham (1731-1791) Letters on Education with Observations on Religious and Metaphysical Subjects (1790) 14. Hannah More (1745-1833) Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education. With a View of the Principles and Conduct Prevalent Among Women of Rank and Fortune (1799) 15. Mary Hays (1759-1843) "Letter IV," Letters and Essays, Moral, and Miscellaneous (1793) 16. Maria Edgeworth (1767-1849) Letters for Literary Ladies (1795) Part 3: Philosophy and Religion 17. Catherine Trotter (1674-1749) A Vindication of an Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1702) 18. Elizabeth Carter (1717-1806) "Introduction," All the Works of Epictetus (1758) "Chapter XII: Of Contentment," All the Works of Epictetus (1758) A Series of Letters between Mrs. Elizabeth Carter and Miss Catherine Talbot The Rambler, Number XLIV (1750) 19. Anna L titia Barbauld (1743-1825) Remarks on Mr. Gilbert Wakefield's Enquiry into the Expediency and Propriety of Public or Social Worship (1792) 20. Harriet Martineau (1802-1876) "Preface," The Positive Philosophy of Auguste Comte (1853) "Chapter 1," The Positive Philosophy of August Comte (1853) Part 4: Art and Literary Criticism 21. Elizabeth Montagu (1718-1800) "Introduction," Essay on the Writings and Genius of Shakespeare, Compared with the Greek and French Dramatic Poets. With Some Remarks Upon the Misrepresentation of Mons. De Voltaire (1769) 22. Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) Review of Letters on Education, by Catharine Macaulay Graham, Analyt