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Soeurs Grises de la Croix, Fédération des Femmes Canadiennes-françaises, Orphelinat d'Youville

by CAMPEAU, L., et al

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Published
1945
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Very good
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Sudbury, Ont.: La Societe Historique du Nouvel-Ontario, College du Sacre-Coeur, 1945. Booklet. Very good. Documents Historiques No. 9. 46 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Stapled blue covers. A few stains. French text.
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Highlights of the Hamilton YWCA 1889-1964

by DUFF, Frances I. (comp.)

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Attic Books
Published
1964
Condition
Near fine
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$25.00

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Hamilton, Ont.: YWCA, 1964. Booklet. Near fine. 12 p. 22 cm. Stapled paper cover. Topics include: the program, traveller's aid, branches, health education, war effort, world service, typos in the minutes, etc.
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Gender and Media in the Broadcast Age: Women's Radio Programming at the BBC, CBC, and ABC

by LLOYD, Justine

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Attic Books
Published
2020
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781501318764
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$50.00

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New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020. Hardcover. Fine. viii, 194 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations.
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Against Sadomasochism: a Radical Feminist Analysis

by LINDEN, Robin Ruth, et al (eds.)

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Attic Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780960362837
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$50.00

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San Francisco: Frog In The Well, 1982. Softcover. Good. 212 p. 21 cm. Paperback. Light wear and a few marks to white covers. Old label on rear and a pink mark on lower edge. Ink signature inside front cover has slightly marked first leaf. Various authors on sadomasochism, pornography, the sexual revolution, eroticized violence, lesbians, etc.
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Woman Power: The Movement For Women's Liberation

by WARE, Cellestine

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Attic Books
Published
1970
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Good
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New York: Tower Publications, 1970. Softcover. Good. A Tower Public Affairs Book. 176 p. 18 cm. Paperback. Spine faded. Ink notation and vertical crease on front. Paper browning. Spot inside front cover.
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Frances E. Willard Calendar for 1901

by WILLARD, Frances E.

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Attic Books
Published
1900
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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W.C.T.W., 1900. Fair. Four 19 cm pages tied with twine. Colour illustrations. Quotes by Willard, temperance reformer and women's suffragist. Page with April, May, June missing. Stain top front. Small tears in last page.
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Canadian Bride Spring and Summer 1955

by MOON, Barbara (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good
Edition
Vol. 8 No. 1, Spring and Summer 1955
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Montreal: Maclean-Hunter, 1955. Vol. 8 No. 1, Spring and Summer 1955. Softcover. Good. 88 p. 35 cm. Mainly b&w illustrations with a few in colour. Softcover. Chips in lower spine, tear in front. Top corner of p. 15 cut out. Planning the wedding, wedding fashions, fitting out your first home, etc. Special feature "Marriage Is For Grown-Ups" by… Read more
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Oxford North Women's Institute Fiftieth Anniversary 1905-1955

by The Institute

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Attic Books
Published
1955
Condition
Good
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1955. Softcover. Good. 92 p. 24 cm. B&w photos. Stapled yellow card covers. Ink signatures on front, inside cover, ink notes on some pages within. Some soiling to text block edge and rear cover. Much local advertising.
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Gold Camp Pioneer: Roza Brown of Kirkland Lake

by BARNES, Michael; SLATER, John (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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Cobalt, ON: Highway Book Shop, 1973. Booklet. Very good. [22 p.]. 22 cm. 2 photos and 6 cartoons. Stapled card covers. Faint soiling to exterior.
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Our Anniversary Album of Memories: Oxford North District Women's Institute

by The Institute

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Published
1980
Condition
Near fine
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1980. Booklet. Near fine. 69 p. 23 cm. B&w photos. Stapled softcover. District was comprised of 17 institutes including Drumbo, Embro-West Zorra, Innerkip, Kintore, Lakeside, Tavistock, Woodstock North, etc.
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A Particular Path: a collection of stories about the experiences of women immigrants

by VERKLEY, Miep

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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Thedford, ON: Swans Publications, 1993. Softcover. Fine. 78 p. 22 cm. Paperback. Signed by Verkley on front free endpaper.
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Governor Simcoe and his Lady

by VAN STEEN, Marcus

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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Toronto: Hodder and Stoughton, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 191 p. 23 cm. 7 b&w illustrations. Hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Some wear to jacket and spotting to text block edge. Topics include: the Upper Canadian wilderness; the orphan heiress; the journey to Upper Canada; triumphs and tribulations; the first parliament; hardships suffered; war scare; a winter of separation; the… Read more
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Beautiful Women of Twelve Epochs

by LESLIE, Mrs. Frank; GWIN, Lydia Frances (illus.)

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Published
1890
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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New York: The Gast Art Press, 1890. Hardcover. Good. Unpaginated. 31 cm. Colour frontispiece and 11 other full-page colour illustrations. Brown cloth with gold impressing. Cornes bumped, small dents in lower edges. Spine faded with softened ends. Thumbing. Includes a Druidess, Roman Maid, Saxon, Norman, White Rose of York, Tudor, Elizabethan, Puritan, Restoration, Queen Anne, Georgian, Regency.… Read more
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Riding Astride: The Frontier in Women's History

by DUNLAP, Patricia Riley

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Attic Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780912869179
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$30.00

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Denver, CO: Arden Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. xiii, 193 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations in centre section. Brown cloth in dustjacket.
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Juanita Wildrose: My True Life

by DOWNE, Susan

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Attic Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781897141588
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$40.00

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St. John's: Pedlar Press, 2013. Softcover. Fine. 293 p. 20 cm. B&w illustrations. Paperback. Inscribed by author on title page.
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Marching: A Collection of Women's Institute Verses

by HATWOOD, Johannah

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Published
ca. 1937
Condition
Fair
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$50.00

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ca. 1937. Softcover. Fair. 40 p. 20 cm. Grey paper covers. Stains to exterior, especially rear. Small chip in lower rear cover. Two ink signatures on title page dated 1940. Some stains to rear pages. Foreword by Helen MacMurchy. Poems entitled Marching (Collaborator - Mrs. Geo. Edwards of Komoka, first President of the London Convention), The Women's… Read more
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Madcaps, Screwballs, & Con Women: The Female Trickster in American Culture

by LANDAY, Lori

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Attic Books
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780812216516
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$20.00

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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998. Paperback. Fine. xi, 258 p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Softcover.
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Coming out Trumps: a biography of Jacqueline Evans

by EVANS, Luz

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Attic Books
Published
1992
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780969605805
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$50.00

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Montreal: Lanita Design, 1992. Softcover. Good. 211 p. 20 cm. B&w photos in centre section. Softcover. Remains of label on lower spine. Discolouration to spine and covers. A bit of soiling to rear. Inscribed by author on first leaf. The story of a British actress who was a car racer as well as a starlet.
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Monstrous Motherhood: 18th-Century Culture and the Ideology of Domesticity

by FRANCUS, Marilyn

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Fine
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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press. Hardcover. Fine. xi, [3], 297 p. 24 cm. Hardcover.
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Finding the Family in Medieval and Early Modern Scotland

by EWAN, Elizabeth & NUGENT, Janay (eds.)

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Attic Books
Published
2008
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780754660491
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$75.00

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Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2008. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Women and Gender in the Early Modern World. xv, [2], 2-190 p. 4 figures, 3 tables. Black hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Lower corners lightly bumped.
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