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Women Workers Through The Great Depression by  Lorine [WOMEN] [GREAT DEPRESSION] PRUETTE - First Edition - 1934 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books (SKU: 14429)

Women Workers Through The Great Depression

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Women Workers Through The Great Depression

by [WOMEN] [GREAT DEPRESSION] PRUETTE, Lorine

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New York: Macmillan, 1934. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm). Red cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt; dustjacket; 164pp; tables; 1 chart (folding). Tight, Near Fine copy in the uncommon dustwrapper, mildly toned on spine and with a tiny loss at upper flap-fold, otherwise quite clean and crisp. Sociological and statistical study of women's work in the Great Depression, conducted under the aegis of the American Woman's Association of New York. Lorine Pruette (1896-1977) was a Columbia-trained social psychologist whose later work included periods at the Bureau of Economic Research and the Office of War Information (as a consultant on broadcast propaganda).

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Bookseller
Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
14429
Title
Women Workers Through The Great Depression
Author
[WOMEN] [GREAT DEPRESSION] PRUETTE, Lorine
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1934
Keywords
L&R2022
Bookseller catalogs
Women; Social History; Great Depression;

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Lorne Bair Rare Books specializes in books, mansuscripts, and printed ephemera relating to American Social History, with an emphasis on radical and utopian movements of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. We are available in our showroom by appointment, at shows, and on-line through various booksellers' sites or at our website www.lornebair.com.

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