Valerie Kossew Pichanick
wrote an account of HM
's life and work in 1980, as did Gillian Thomas
, 1985. Valerie Sanders
's Reason Over Passion, 1986, was the first major study of her...
For all the influences that might have been expected to predispose Martineau to admire the work of Mary Wollstonecraft
, she apparently despised the earlier writer as insufficiently self-sufficient. She called Wollstonecraft, with all her...