Frances Power Cobbe

Frances Power Cobbe

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Irish

Occupation: Writer

Biography: Frances Power Cobbe was an Irish writer, social reformer, anti-vivisection activist, and leading suffragette. She founded a number of animal advocacy groups, including the National Anti-Vivisection Society in 1875, and the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection in 1898, and was a member of the executive council of the London National Society for Women's Suffrage.

Source/Notes: The Duties of Women: A Course of Lectures (2010 edition), Cambridge University Press - ISBN: 9781108021036

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