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Inversions: The Female Grotesque

by Lemecha, Vera

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1998
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Very Good
ISBN
9780968440902
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$40.00

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Winnipeg: Mentoring Artists for Women's Art, 1998 Inversions magazine is a "more or less annual" publication of Mentoring Artists for Women's Art. This volume includes work by Szu Burgess, Sarah Crawley, Helene Dyck, Penny Farfan, Michelle Gay, Amy Gogarty, Bev Greenberg, Glynis Humphrey, Sarah Klassen, Nicole Markotic, Suzette Mayr, Rita McKeough, Mireille Perron, Bev Pike, Beaty Popescu, Paul Robles,… Read more
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Cruelty and Companionship: Conflict in Nineteenth-Century Married Life

by Hammerton, A. James

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780415036221
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$35.00

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London: Routledge, 1992 "This original, imaginative and important book brings together concerns about gender, the family, and wider currents in British social, cultural and even political experience in the second half of the nineteenth century." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, decorated grey end papers, inscribed by author on title page, 236 pages. A letter from… Read more
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Lifestyles Fashionstyles: Secrets of Successful Dressing

by Samuel, Kathryn

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good
ISBN
9780356128375
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$28.00

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London: Orbis Book Publishing Corporation Ltd. "The first part of this book is devoted to establishing the qualities that make up your personal lifestyle; the second to those enduring and excitingly different fashion stories which mean that there is always a current "look" which is right for you." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, colour illustsrations and photographs… Read more
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Imperial Masquerade: The Legend of Princess Der Ling

by Hayter-Menzies, Grant

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2008 The first biography of one of the twentieth century's most intriguing cross-cultural personalities, Princess Der Ling. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine, decorated end papers, signed by author on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs and graphics, 389 pages. Ends of dust jacket spine slightly sunned. This… Read more
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In Defense of Women

by Mencken, H.L.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1925
Condition
Good+
Edition
Seventh Printing
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925 A Frree Lance Books, Volume VI, edited with introductions by H.L. Mencken. Yellow hard cover with black cloth spine, black titling on yellow spine label, black titling and decorative border on front, 210 pages. Wear to lower spine end, ink inscription on end paper, foxing spots to text block edges, end papers… Read more
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Off Our Rockers and into Trouble: The Raging Grannies

by Acker, Alison; Brightwell, Betty

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781894898102
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$25.00

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Victoria, BC, Canada: TouchWood Editions Ltd., 2004 In 1987 the Raging Grannies started in Victoria, BC not planning to start a worldwide movement. This is "the story of creative older women challenging the powers that be, winning the occasional battle and having a lot of fun along the way." Glossy soft cover, Signed by five of the Grannies and… Read more
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Daughter's Way, The: Canadian Women's Paternal Elegies

by MacDonald, Tanis

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Very Good
ISBN
9781554583621
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$30.00

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Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfred Laurier University Press Book is an original, absorbing, and long-overdue critical examination of the way Canadian female poets have written against the grain of the male elegiac tradition. Colourfully illustrated glossy hard cover with black, white, red, yellow titling on front, black and yellow titling on red spine, 269 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, otherwise… Read more
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Girdle of Chastity, The - A Medico-Historical Study

by Dingwall, Eric John

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$18.00

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New York: Macaulay Co., Inc. "An illustrated and fascinating history of one of the most peculiar periods in human sexological development." Brown card cover with white titling, black and white illustrations throughout, 164 pages. Cover has edge wear with chipping, creases on front and back lower corners, spine is sunned and has significant edge wear, split along… Read more
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Such Hardworking People - Italian Immigrants in Postwar Toronto

by Iacovetta, Franca

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780773508743
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$15.00

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Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1992 A history of Italian immigrants living in the Toronto area, informed by a feminist analysis, 278 pages. Yellow cloth with black titling on spine, black end papers, illustrated with black and white photographs. Book appears to be without flaws. Dust jacket has light shelf wear, a slightly sunned top edge, and some… Read more
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Stoney Creek Woman - Sai'k'uz Ts'eke: The Story of Mary John

by Moran, Bridget

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
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$9.75

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Vancouver: Tillacum Library, 1990 Biography of Mary John, a Native mother of twelve and member of the Carrier Indian Bank living on the Stoney Creek Reserve in northern B.C. Yellow soft cover, green and black titling, illustrated with black and white photographs. 142 pages. Minor edge wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1… Read more
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