Following Mother/Daughter Duo Mary Wollstonecraft & Mary Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft, author of A Vindication of the Rights of Women, died of childbed fever just ten days after giving birth to Mary Shelley, author of Frankenstein. (Let’s all take a moment to give thanks for germ theory and widely available birth control.) They overlapped in life only briefly, but Wollstonecraft… »6/05/15 12:30pm6/05/15 12:30pm