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Published by Greeley & McElrath in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women -- Social and moral questions,
  • Social history -- 19th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementBy S. Margaret Fuller ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1154 .O8 1845
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [5]-201 p. incl. front.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6719219M
LC Control Number28022266

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Read Preface by Arthur B. Fuller of Woman in the Nineteenth Century by Margaret Fuller. The text begins: It has been thought desirable that such papers of Margaret Fuller Ossoli as pertained to the condition, sphere and duties of Woman, should be collected and published together. The present volume contains, not only her "Woman in the Nineteenth Century,"—which has been before published, but. The present volume contains, not only her "Woman in the Nineteenth Century,"—which has been before published, but for some years out of print, and inaccessible to readers who have sought it,—but also several other papers, which have appeared at various times in the Tribune and elsewhere, and yet more which have never till now been published.   Woman in the Nineteenth Century and Kindred Papers Relating to the Sphere, Condition and Duties, of Woman. Alternate Title: Woman in the 19th Century Language: English: LoC Class: HQ: Social sciences: The family, Marriage, Sex and Gender: Subject: Feminism Subject: Women -- Social and moral questions Subject: Women's rights Subject: Man-woman Cited by: Woman in the Nineteenth Century Margaret Fuller () New York: Greeley & McElrath, First edition HG O8 From the preface: “A reproduction, modified and expanded, of an article published in “The Dial, Boston, July, ’, under the title of ‘The Great Lawsuit. Man versus Men: and Woman versus Women’.”.