The female advocate: or An attempt to recover the rights of women from male usurpation.

Collection History

The selection of images was prepared for the companion volume and website accompanying an exhibition, "Before Victoria: Extraordinary Women of the British Romantic Era," held April 8 - July 30, 2005 in the Library's D. Samuel and Jeane H. Gottesman Exhibition Hall.

Related Resources

Denlinger, Elizabeth Campbell. Before Victoria: Extraordinary Women of the British Romantic Era (2005)

NYPL. "Before Victoria: Extraordinary Women of the British Romantic Era."(2005) <>

Collection Data

Radcliffe, Mary Ann, 1745?-1810 (Author)
Corbould, Richard, 1757-1831 (Artist)
Basire, James, 1730-1802 (Engraver)
Vernor and Hood (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1799
Place: London
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Radcliffe, M. Female) 1799
Womens rightss rights -- Great Britain
Citation/reference: ESTC T124723
Content: 8vo: [A]-L⁸ [w/m: W T/1797]. 2 p. publisher's advts. at back.
Content: Illustration: Frontispiece engraving by Basire after Corbould.
Physical Description
Extent: Xv, [17]-174, [2] p. front. 17 cm.
Original blue-gray boards, tan paper back-strip, untrimmed.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 7010348
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13558012
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b3a7370-c606-012f-0c3f-58d385a7bc34
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