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Bluestockings

Jane Robinson

Bluestockings

the remarkable story of the first women to fight for an education

by Jane Robinson

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Published by Viking in London, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Education (Higher) -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Educational equalization -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-252) and index.

    StatementJane Robinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC2042 .R63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 261 p. :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23958244M
    ISBN 100670916846
    ISBN 109780670916849
    LC Control Number2009529638


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