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Caroline Norton's Defense: English Laws for Women in the Nineteenth…
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This account of the author's experiences at the hands of an "imperfect state of law" in early 19th-century England makes a passionate plea for equal justice for women. Largely because of this book, the passage of the Married Women's Property Act and reform of the English Marriage and Divorce Laws occurred some years later.
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