Table of Contents



  1. The Writing of the Vindications
  2. A Reading of the Vindications
  3. A Note on the Texts

Mary Wollstonecraft: A Brief Chronology

A Vindication of the Rights of Men

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Appendix A: The Revolutionary Moment

  1. The Life of Olaudah Equiano
  2. Declaration Of The Rights Of Men and Of Citizens
  3. Price, A Discourse on the Love of our Country
  4. Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France
  5. Gouges, The Rights of Woman

Appendix B: The Education Debate

  1. Talleyrand, Rapport sur l’instruction publique
  2. Macaulay, Letters on Education

Appendix C: Hints. [Chiefly designed to have been incorporated in the Second Part of the Vindication of the Rights of Woman.]

Appendix D: Contemporary Reviews

Works Cited/Recommended Reading


Posted on October 29, 2015