Selected Writings of Hannah More.
Edited by Robert Hole. Pickering Women's Classics. More [1745-1833] was a best seller in her time. With many excerpts from Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education with a view of the Principles and Conduct prevalent among Women of Rank and Fortune (1799), we learn of her opinions on fashionable society women. She rejects the idea of "rights" for women. Also includes letters, an essay that shows her dedication to the anti-slave movement and more. Clean, attractive book. London: William Pickering. 1996. Hb, Dj. USED. $12.00