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People/Characters: Mary Astell

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The Celebrated Mary Astell: An Early English Feminist by Ruth Perry
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference by Cordelia Fine
The Eloquence Of Mary Astell by Christine Mason Sutherland
The Essential Feminist Reader (Modern Library Classics) by Estelle Freedman
Far above rubies : the women uncommemorated by the Church of England by Richard Symonds
The First English Feminist: Reflections upon Marriage and Other Writings by Mary Astell by Mary Astell
First Feminists: British Women Writers 1578-1799 by Moira Ferguson
Het grote spel by Claude Cueni
The Learned Lady in England, 1650-1760 by Myra Reynolds
A Literary History of Women's Writing in Britain, 1660-1789 by Susan Staves
Mary Astell: Reason, Gender, Faith by William Kolbrener
Mary Astell: Theorist of Freedom from Domination by Patricia Springborg
The Other Eighteenth Century: English Women of Letters, 1660-1800 by Robert W. Uphaus
Reason's Disciples: Seventeenth Century English Feminists by Hilda L. Smith
Women in Early Modern England 1550-1720 by Sara Mendelson
Women of the Renaissance by Margaret L. King
Women Philosophers of the Early Modern Period by Margaret Atherton

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Mary Astell (c. 1666-1731) is considered the first English feminist for her writings advocating higher education for women.

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