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Image for Black Maria Women Speak. Volume 1 No. 4 Winter 1973

Black Maria Women Speak. Volume 1 No. 4 Winter 1973

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: River Forest, IL, Chicago Women's Liberation Union: 1973

Seller ID: 000999

Condition: Near Fine


River Forest, Ill: Black Maria, 1973. Staple-bound in wraps, 8vo, 59 pages, black and white photographs. Black Maria was a quarterly feminist journal originated by the Chicago Women's Liberation Union. View more info

Julia E. Hoffman; A Family Album

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 1977

Seller ID: CS00181

Condition: Near Fine


Leatherette with gilt lettering, 9.5 X 7 inches, 47 pages, black and white photographs throughout; head and tail of spine show shelf wear, beautiful floral endpapers have one small adhesion mark, pages are crisp and clean, binding tight. View more info

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Women in Industry: A Study in American Economical History

By: Abbott, Edith

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000996

Condition: Good


First edition with "(1)" at foot of last page, 8vo, 409 pages; green publishers cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine, top edge gilt, boards rubbed and wearing at extremities, center crease to spine, hinges starting but fast, previous owner's name and date at top of front free endpaper, pages lightly toned, margin notations and very occasional underlining on a handful of pages, binding a little tender. Discussions of women's roles in primary industries of the time, such as cigarmaking, cotton, mill operatives, boot and shoe manufacturing, etc. Also addresses the problem of women's... View more info

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The Good Times Are Killing Me: A Novel

By: Barry, Lynda

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Seattle, Real Comet Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 000868

ISBN: 0941104222

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover in wraps; (9 View more info

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Reconciliation: Islam, Democracy, and the West

By: Benazir Bhutto

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000873

ISBN: 0061567582

Condition: Near Fine


328 pages. Benazir Bhutto (1953 - 2007) was a Pakistani politician who served as the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan from 1988 to 1990 and again from 1993 to 1996. She was the first female Prime Minister of Pakistan and the first woman to govern a Muslim majority nation. She had lived in exile since 1999 and had just returned to Pakistan in October 2007, just two months before her assassination. View more info

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The Misinguett Legend

By: Bret, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00044

ISBN: 0312054718

Condition: Very Good


Dust jacket in mylar. View more info

Radclyffe Hall: A Case of Obscenity

By: Brittain, Ver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1969

Seller ID: 000887

ISBN: 049807451X

Condition: Very Good


186 pages, black and white photographs; very light bumps to spine ends, lightly toned pages, dust jacket rubbed and edge worn, new mylar cover. View more info

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The Professor

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1967

Seller ID: CS00036

Condition: Very Good


Navy blue cloth, 6x4 inches, 256 pages; occasional underlining, dust jacket has very small closed tears to rear. View more info

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Villette

By: Bronte, Charlotte

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Everyman's Library: 1974

Seller ID: CS00037

Condition: Very Good


Bright green cloth, 7.5x4.5 inches, 466 pages; worn dust jacket with minor chipping. View more info

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The Heart to Artemis: A Writer's Memoirs

By: Bryher

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1962

Seller ID: 000919

Condition: Very Good


8 3/4 x 6 inches, 316 pages; salmon cloth with light wear at extremities, faint bump to bottom front corner, price-clipped dust jacket with chipipng at extremities, spine sun faded, scratches to rear panel and author photo. Bryher (1894 - 1983) was the pen name of the English novelist, poet, memoirist, and magazine editor Annie Winifred Ellerman, of the Ellerman ship-owning family. View more info

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With Powder on My Nose

By: Burke, Billie; Shipp, Cameron

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001012

Condition: Very Good


Turquoise boards with pink illustration, 249 pages, occasional black and white illustrations by Vasiliu, signed and inscribed by Burke on half-title page; turquoise boards are clean and square with light rubbing at corners, tail of spine turns in, clipped dust jacket with edge wear and chipping at extremities, now in protective mylar cover, faint musty odor. The woman who gave us Glinda the Good Witch in The Wizard of Oz offers tongue-in-cheek advice to women. View more info

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A Truth Universally Acknowledged: 33 Great Writers on Why We Read Jane Austen

By: Carson, Susannah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000884

ISBN: 1400068053

Condition: Very Good


Full number line; light bumps at extremities, light wear to jacket, new mylar cover. View more info

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Handbook of Natural Beauty

By: Castleton, Virginia

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Emmaus, PA, Rodale Press: 1975

Seller ID: MH00062

ISBN: 0878571000

Condition: Very Good


302 pages; yellow cloth boards with gilt titling; light foxing on top edges, bookplate stamp in front free end paper, unclipped dust jacket with a bit of general wear and smudging, small tear at rear top edge, now in protective mylar sleeve. From dust jacket: Make your own natural beauty preparations! Practical ways and homemade preparations to bring out your natural beauty. View more info

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My Lady of the Chinese Courtyard

By: Cooper, Elizabeth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A Stokes Company: 1914

Seller ID: CS00414

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with paste down photograph on cover, gilt titles, 8vo, 262 pages, with thirty-one illustrations in duo-tone from photographs; boards are lightly edge worn, pages age toned, writing in ink on front free endpaper. View more info

Woman: Theme and Variations

By: Corbett-Smith, A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harrison Smith: 1932

Seller ID: CS00421

Condition: Very Good


Clay cloth with gilt titles on spine, 8vo, 331 pages; damp stain to spine, light toning to pages; dust jacket is edge worn, head of spine chipped and partially missing title, several small closed tears, spine foxed in places. From the dust jacket: '"Understand Woman to love her better!"- is the theme of this, the eighth remarkable book by one of the most versatile men of action of the day.'. View more info

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The Autobiography of Mary Emily Cornell

By: Cornell, Mary Emily

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, The Cayuga Press: 1929

Seller ID: CS00021

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth with gilt stamped lettering, 7x4.5 inches, 169 pages, six black and white photographic plates of the Cornell family throughout text; edge wear along spine, previous owner's name inscribed in pen on front free end paper, binding is tight and square; no dust jacket. An inside look into the founding family of Cornell University View more info

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Soviet Women

By: Du Plessix Gray, Francine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Doubleday: 1990

Seller ID: MH00058

ISBN: 0385247575

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark on bottom edge of text block, dust jacket in protective mylar sleeve. View more info

A Chance to Die: The Life and Legacy of Amy Carmichael

By: Elliot, Elisabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, NJ, Revell: 1987

Seller ID: 000885

ISBN: 0800715357

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear, new mylar; illustrated with photographs, map end papers. Biography traces the entire life of the Irish Missionary to India. View more info

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This Little Pig Stayed Home

By: Ethridge, Willie Snow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Vanguard Press: 1944

Seller ID: CS00046

Condition: Very Good


Second printing. Slight foxing to pages, worn and smudged dust jacket with one inch chip out at tail. View more info

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The Rosalie Evans Letters from Mexico

By: Evans, Rosalie; Pettus, Daisy Caden

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1926

Seller ID: CS00423

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gilt titles, 8vo, 472 pages, illustrated; previous owner's name written on front free endpaper, from the Gloria Grace Griffen collection, Pulitzer nominated historian, whose bookplate is adhered to front paste down, stamped withdrawn, slight toning to select pages. A collection of Rosalie Evan's letters, introduced by her sister, Daisy Caden Pettus. View more info