Osorio, Ana de Castro (1872–1935)

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Ośorio, Ana de Castro (1872–1935)

Portuguese essayist and children's writer. Born 1872 in Portugal; died 1935.

Was concerned with welfare of children and participated in feminist movement; co-founded Republican League of Portuguese Women and started National Crusade of Portuguese Women (1917); published children's books in series Para as Crianças and wrote pamphlets on education published as O Bem da Pátria.