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Sob Sister Journalism

By: Abramson, Phyllis L

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Alibris.0000888

ISBN: 0313265135

Condition: New


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; New. No dust jacket as issued. View more info

Cosmos Crumbling; American Reform and the Religious Imagination

By: Abzug, Robert H.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35994

ISBN: 0195037529

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 304 pages; Snugly bound and fresh in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket. Trace shelf evidence to jacket edges and front flap has the lower corner clipped. Feels unread. NF/VG++ View more info

Workshop on National Legislation on Domestic Violence in the Mekong Sub-Region; Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam

By: Asian Forum For Human Rights and Development

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bangkok, Forum-Asia: 2001

Seller ID: 24758

ISBN: 9747216299

Condition: Fine


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages; Paperback is tight, bright and fresh in glossy pictorial covers. Text clean and unmarked. Feels and appears as new. Illustrated with B/W photos. F View more info

Clothing for Women, Selection and Construction

By: Baldt, Laura I.

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1929

Edition: Revised and enlarged ed

Seller ID: 15307

Condition: Very Good


9 color plates; 367 b&w figures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 552 pages; Revised and enlarged edition, in "new form and content" to "reflect the advancement of scientific research, methods and standards and the role of women in new positions.."Original pictorial cloth with a striking Jazz Age, Flapper styled dress design illustrating the cover board. The illustrations of specific designs and methods are substantially updated from earlier editions to more accurately represent the roaring 20's clothing styles. Still a "home economics" text but more reflective of the times t... View more info

A Manual of Midwifery for Midwives

By: Barnes, Fancourt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Smith & Elder & Co: 1893

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 35840

Condition: Good+


Woodcuts; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 189 pages; HC in original brown cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Cloth nicked and rubbed at spine ends; corners lightly rubbed and a little frayed. Light silverfish evidence to cloth at board edges. Some scattered soiling and spotting to pages of the text. Mild internal split between front endpage and half-title. Binding a little shaken. Illustrated throughout with woodcut figures from drawings. G++ View more info

Plays Written by the Late Ingenious Mrs. Behn, Vol. IV : Containing Sir Patient Fancy; the Window Ranter ...; the Emperor of the Moon; the Amorous Prince; the Younger Brother

By: Behn, Aphra

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Mary Poulson, and Sold By A. Bettesworth: 1724

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 37022

Condition: Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 418 pages; 1724 Printed for Mary Poulson, and Sold by A. Bettesworth, London. 3rd edition. Vol IV only (of 4). Scarce 18th century printing of Behn's plays. In 19th century speckled calf. Boards detached but present; light crazing to leather at spine with title labels missing. Front marbled endpage and 1st blank are loose and laid in; marbled sheet at rear missing. Text block sound, clean and complete. Prior ownership to verso of tp - in tiny manuscript of W. S. Ogden, 1886. Early 18th century printings of Behn's plays increasingly uncommon in the market. This cop... View more info

Camera Obscura 18; a Journal of Feminism and Film Theory

By: Bergstrom, Janet (Ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Baltimore, John Hopkins University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 12255

Condition: Near Fine


On Contemporary China; Tv and film stills; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages; 1988 Issue #18 ; published by Johns Hopkins. Special issue with a focus on contemporary China produced films. Bright tight and fresh. No marks. Touch of toning to covers. NF. Just about as new View more info

Camera Obscura 19; a Journal of Feminism and Film Theory

By: Bergstrom, Janet (Ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Baltimore, John Hopkins University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 12257

Condition: Fine


Tv and film stills; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 141 pages; 1989 Issue #19 ; published by Johns Hopkins. Bright tight and fresh. No marks. Appears about as new. F View more info

Ancestor's Brocades: The Literary Debut of Emily Dickinson

By: Bingham, Millicent Todd

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1945

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 24215

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


1945 Harper & Brothers HC/DJ Square sound copy in original green cloth. Green and tan dust jacket missing large chip at crown of spine and with toning and tanning to light portions of design. Text clean and unmarked with expected moderate toning to war time paper stock. VG-/G+ [bio271]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 464 pages; Square sound copy in original green cloth. Green and tan dust jacket missing large chip at crown of spine and with moderate toning and tanning to lighter areas of the surfaces. Text clean and unmarked with expected moderate toning to war time paper stock. Superficial ri... View more info

Health and Beauty; A Book to Help Women in Every Day Life

By: Bouton, Emily S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toledo, OH, Locke Publishing Company: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35575

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Soundly bound in original red cloth with decorative Victorian era styles bordering and rules in black to cover and spine; titles decoratively in gilt. Light fading to cloth color at spine with title designs dulled but legible there. Mild damp mottling to the cloth at the lower front corners of the boards. Cloth lightly crimped at spine ends; light shelf soiling to board surfaces. Shallow damp line tide marks to the lower front corners of the first and last 2 or 3 pages. Prior ownership in manuscript to the front endpage pastedown dated 1884. Uncomon title ... View more info

The Home; Or, Family Cares and Family Joys

By: Bremer, Frederika; Howitt, Mary (Trans. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George P. Putnam & Company: 1850

Edition: 2nd American edition

Seller ID: 32537

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 449 pages; Bound in 1/2 brown calf over marbled paper covered boards with titles in gilt to spine. Prior 19th century ownership of a liberal arts college literary society with early paper catalog label to crown of spine and bookplate to front pastedown. Just slightly shelf cocked in the spine. Light shelf rubbing to leather over edges and corner tips; paper over boards nicked and rubbed at edges. Expected mild general toning to page stock. Sound and decent. G++ View more info

Feminists Theorize the Political

By: Butler, Judith & Joan W. Scott, Eds.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, Routledge: 1992

Seller ID: 26876

ISBN: 0415902746

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 485 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Tight bright and neat. Light handling wear to covers at edges and corners. Rear cover nicked at front edge. Just light notation pencilled to Contents page. Solid copy. VG- View more info

Russia's Women; Accommodation, Resistance, Transformation

By: Clements, Barbara Evans & Barbara Alpern Engel & Christine D. Worobec

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 35937

ISBN: 0520070240

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; Trade size paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright, snug and neat with no marks. Mild shelf/handling evidence to cover edges. VG+ View more info

Body and Soul; Ten American Women

By: Coman, Carolyn and Judy Dater (Photogrpahy) and Lance Hidy (Designer)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Hill and Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17997

ISBN: 0940595133

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 134 pages; Bright, tight and fresh in immaculate dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by author, Coman, photographer, Dater, and book's designer, Lance Hidy. Handsome copy of an impressively produced book. F/F. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. ; Signed by Author View more info

COAST GUARD GIRL.

By: Craig, Georgia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcadia House: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13084

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 256 pages; 1945 Arcadia House HC/DJ 1st edition. Ex-rental library copy with tape ghosts to endpages and remanants of card pocket at rear. Dust jacket chipped at edges and with a jagged tear along the edge of the rear flap where the last fraction of an inch had been glued down and the rest lifted from attachment by tearing. Some mustiness apparent. Uncommon title retains original dust jacket but is worn. Good only, at best View more info

Tkhines : the Prayers of Jewish Women

By: Farber, J Joel and Bruce Kellner; (Eds. )

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lancaster , Pa., All Kinds Blintzes Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 18073

Condition: Fine


Drawings; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 20 pages; Hand sewn in Thai Field Stra wraps. In an edition of 26 lettered copies; this is copy "K" A selection of Tkhines from the seventeenth century and later, illustrated with drawings from an anonymous book of Polish folk songs. Title label to front cover. The publishers selected a charitable cause for each of their limited edition chapbooks. 50% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be given to CAMERA: Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. A Fine copy. View more info

The Poetical Works of Mrs. Hemans 2 Volumes in 1

By: Felicia Dorothea Browne Hemans

Price: $47.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry F. Anners: circa 1845

Seller ID: 13430

Condition: Very Good


48mo 3½" - 4" tall; No date given; circa 1845-1855. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt floral bordering and titles to spine, an ornate gilt bordered "classical" theme illustration to cover board and embellishments in blind to rear board. Small format, about 3.5 inches in height. All edges gilt. 2 volumes bound as 1. Binding snug and contents neat. Engraved frontis illustration for both volumes, tissue guard missing from the frontis for the first volume. Mild rubbing and flaking to gilt designs to cover and spine. Still a very solid and attractive example of this near... View more info

Rewriting The Renaissance; The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early Modern Europe

By: Ferguson, Margaret W. & Maureen Quilligan & Nancy Vickers

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1986

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 30277

ISBN: 0226243141

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Tight bright and neat. Just mild shelf/handling wear to covers at edges. Neat unmarked copy. VG+ View more info

Souvenirs of My Time

By: Fremont, Jessie Benton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop & Company: 1887

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 21989

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 393 pages; HC in publisher's ribbed tan cloth with decrative floral design to cover board and title to spine in dark brown. Presumably an early reprint, advertised as illustrated on the title page but lacking plates. Evidence of a lost or removed frontis but no other evidence of plates included in this edition. Soundly bound copy is lightly shelf soiled to boards. Prior owner's name penned neatly to front endpage; her 10 or 12 lines of biographical background to Fremon't life penciled neatly to the title page. Solid copy but lacking at least the frontis and with othe... View more info

Queer Poetics; Five Modernist Women Writers: [Emily Dickinson; Gertrude Stein; Amy Lowell; Hilda Dolittle; Djuna Barnes]

By: Galvin, Mary E.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Praeger Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38662

ISBN: 0275961060

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Snugly bound in original balck cloth with titles in silver to cover and spine. Snugly bound and clean; no marks. VG+ View more info