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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley   (1797 - 1851, English)
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Taigu Ryokan   (1758-1831, Japanese)
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Charlotte Elliott   (1789-1871, English)
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Anna Lætitia Barbauld   (1743-1825, English)
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Maria Smith Abdy   (1797-1867, English)
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