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This ebook provides a distinct sociological exam of British raciology, targeting women's literary works of the overdue eighteenth and early 19th centuries, and drawing from a number educational disciplines, fairly literature, historical past and cultural stories. Wright strains the emergence of British modernity throughout the writings of a decide on workforce of girls writers (including Jane Austen, Hannah extra, Fanny Burney, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Shelley and Maria Edgeworth) of various political and philosophical affiliations, and fills a niche in scholarship on feminist money owed of overdue eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century women's writing.

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