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Selected writings of Victoria Woodhull : suffrage, free love, and eugenics

Author: Victoria C Woodhull; Cari M Carpenter
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2010.
Series: Legacies of nineteenth-century American women writers.
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From the Publisher: Suffragist, lecturer, eugenicist businesswoman, free lover, and the first woman to run for president of the United States, Victoria C. Woodhull (1838-1927) has been all but forgotten as a leading nineteenth-century feminist writer and radical. Selected Writings of Victoria Woodhull is the first multigenre, multisubject collection of her materials, giving contemporary audiences a glimpse into the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Victoria C Woodhull; Victoria C Woodhull
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victoria C Woodhull; Cari M Carpenter
ISBN: 9780803216471 0803216475
OCLC Number: 440562818
Description: xliii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: List of illustrations --
Acknowledgments --
Note on the text --
Introduction --
1: Woodhull manifesto --
2: Killing no murder --
3: Page of American history: constitution of the United States of the world --
4: Memorial of Victoria C Woodhull --
5: Constitutional equality --
6: New rebellion: the great secession speech of Victoria C Woodhull --
7: My dear Mrs Bladen --
8: Correspondence between the Victoria league and Victoria C Woodhull: the first candidate for the next presidency --
9: My dear Mrs Mott --
10: Truth shall make you free: a speech on the principles of social freedom --
11: Speech on the impending revolution --
12: Correspondence of the equal rights party --
13: Speech of Victoria C Woodhull --
14: Beecher-Tilton scandal case --
15: Naked truth; or, the situation reviewed! --
16: Dear Lucretia Mott --
17: Reformation or revolution, which? or, behind the political scenes --
18: Spirit world: a highly interesting communication from Mrs Victoria C Woodhull --
19: Elixir of life; or, why do we die? an oration --
20: Scare-crows of sexual slavery --
21: Tried as by fire; or, the true and the false, socially --
22: Garden of Eden; or, paradise lost and found --
23: Stirpiculture; or, the scientific propagation of the human race --
24: Rapid multiplication of the unfit --
25: I am the daughter of time --
26: Woman suffrage in the United States --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Legacies of nineteenth-century American women writers.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Victoria C. Woodhull ; edited and with an introduction by Cari M. Carpenter.

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