The Letters of William Godwin: Volume 1: 1778-1797

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William Godwin became a leading public intellectual during the crisis in British politics which followed the French Revolution. The impact of his social theories was acknowledged by almost every significant literary figure in Britain for the next quarter-century, and his influence endured much longer in Europe. He married Mary Wollstonecraft, the early advocate of women's rights, and was the father of Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein. All of his letters are published for the first time in this edition. The first volume ...

The Letters of William Godwin: Volume 1: 1778-1797 2011, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199562619

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