The texts reprinted here, of A Vindication of the Rights of Men, in a Letter to the Right Honourable Edmund Burke and of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman with Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects, are from the second editions of 1790 and 1792. An Historical and Moral View of the Origin and Progress of the French Revolution; and the Effect it Has Produced in Europe had only one edition, in 1794. A selection is reproduced here.
Notes by the editor are signified by asterisks in the text; they are to be found at the end of the volume. Notes by Wollstonecraft are indicated by numbers and are printed below the text to which they refer.