The Victim of Prejudice.
Two volumes. Facsimile. Hays [1759-1843] was best known for her radical feminism. She was attacked throughout her adult life as ugly and unsexed and was disapproved of even by her dissenting family. This novel, originally published in 1799, is openly critical of the patriarchal establishment as it describes a young woman's struggles defending and supporting herself. Routledge/Thoemmes Press. 1995 reprint of the 1799 edition. Like new. USED. $45.00