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cover of More than Petticoats: Remarkable Vermont Women ( More than Petticoats Series )

More than Petticoats: Remarkable Vermont Women ( More than Petticoats Series )

by Clifford, Deborah

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780762743063
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Guilford, CT: Globe Pequot, 2009. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. 1st edition [number line], 8v0, stiff wraps, 135 pp, b/ photographs, bibliography. Condition is NEAR FINE. Short biographies of twelve of Vermont's most famous women: Lucy Terry Prince, Ann Story, Emma Willard, Clarina Howard Nichols, Julia Caroline Ripley Dorr, Abby Maria Hemenway, Rachel Robinson Elmer, Dorothy… Read more
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cover of The Gulley: A Place Apart

The Gulley: A Place Apart

by Jane C. Beck

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
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$53.00

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Montpelier, VT: Privately printed by Norman and Lyn Lear/ Leahy Press, 1999. Soft cover. Near Fine. J. J. Lankes. Originally printed by Norman and Frances Lear for Christmas 1984; this edition reprinted by Norman and Lyn Lear, Christmas 1999 and updated by the author. 8vo - an oblong almost square, stiff wraps, 160 pp, illustrated with woodcuts by… Read more
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cover of The Carrington Diary ( 1797 - 1810 )

The Carrington Diary ( 1797 - 1810 )

by W. Branch-Johnson

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Published
1963
Condition
VG+
Edition
First American edition
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$18.00

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New York: Archer House, 1963. First American edition . Hardcover. VG+/VG-. 1st American edition (first published in Britain in 1956); foreword by the Marquess of Salisbury. 8vo, light blue boards, 184 pages, 8 b/w plates, biographical index to diary entries. Condition: VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD- jacket: book has little wear, an owner label on fep; jacket… Read more
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cover of The Wandering Patentee; or, a History of the Yorkshire Theatres, from 1770 to the Present Time... Volume 4 only.

The Wandering Patentee; or, a History of the Yorkshire Theatres, from 1770 to the Present Time... Volume 4 only.

by Tate Wilkinson

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Published
1795
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$53.00

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York: Wilson, Spence, and Mawman, 1795. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. .Interspersed with Anecdotes Respecting Most of the Performers in the Three Kingdoms, from 1765 to 1795." Volume 4 only, with front board detached. 1st edition, 16mo, ¾ leather and marbled boards (bound by H. Wood), marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, 267 pages. Condition is GOOD: front board… Read more
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cover of The Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay [ Frances Burney ]. 3 Volumes.

The Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay [ Frances Burney ]. 3 Volumes.

by Frances Burney. [ Madame D'Arblay ]

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Published
1892
Condition
VG
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$78.00

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London / New York: Frederick Warne, 1892. Hardcover. VG. With notes by W. C. Ward, and prefaced by Lord Macaulay's Essay "Madame D'Arblay." 3 volumes, 12mo, burgundy pebbled cloth w/ gilt titles on spine, top edge gilt, vol. 1: 447pp, engraved frontispiece of Burney (based on a drawing by Edward Burney); vol. 2: 468pp, engraved frontis of George… Read more
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cover of Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs. Hemans [ Felicia Hemans ], by Her Sister.

Memoir of the Life and Writings of Mrs. Hemans [ Felicia Hemans ], by Her Sister.

by Harriet Hughes.

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Published
1840
Condition
Collectible; VG-
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$38.00

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Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1840. Hardcover. Collectible; VG-. Later printing, 12mo, original brownish publisher's cloth with paper spine label, 336 pages, 6 pages publisher ads. Condition: VERY GOOD- : cover wear (staining, fading, slight rippling to rear board cloth), faint foxing to endpapers, three owner names to front endpaper, internally clean and tight. Hemans (1793-1835), born Felicia… Read more
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No More Words : A Journal of My Mother, Anne Morrow Lindbergh

by Lindbergh, Reeve.

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Published
2001
Condition
NF
ISBN
9780743203135
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$13.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster Trade, 2001. Hardcover. NF/NF. 1st edition, 174p. NF/NF with lt. rubbing at rear fold of dust jacket.
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Under a Wing : A Memoir

by Lindbergh, Reeve.

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Published
1998
Condition
NF
ISBN
9780684807706
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$18.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998. Hardcover. NF/NF. 8vo, hardcover brown boards, 223 pages, illus section, 4th printing; INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Author is the daughter of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Condition is NEAR FINE book / NEAR FINE jacket: owner name on fep; signed on title page.
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Lady Suffolk and Her Circle.

by Melville, Lewis.

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Published
1924
Condition
VG-
Edition
First Edition
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London: Hutchinson & Co., 1924. First Edition . Hardcover. VG-. 1st edition [NAP], 8vo, navy cloth, 292 pages, color frontispiece by Kitty Shannon, 16 b/w plates, chronology, index. VERY GOOD- / no jacket: some faint scuffing to the boards, a few tiny tears to spine head, light spotting to page edges, some faint… Read more
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Elizabeth the Great

by Jenkins, Elizabeth.

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Published
1959
Condition
VG+
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NY: Coward-McCann, 1959. Hardcover. VG+/VG+. 1st American edition [stated] [but has "Book of the Month Club Selection" on the jacket - price is present and no publisher slug], 8vo, green cloth, 336 pages, b/w illustrations, bibliography. VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD+ jacket: slight edgewear. A very nice copy.
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Eleanor of Aquitaine and the four kings.

by Kelly, Amy.

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Published
1950
Condition
VG+
Edition
Reprint Edition
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, 1950. Reprint Edition . Hardcover. VG+/VG+. Reprint edition [BOMC, originally published 1950, copyright renewed 1978], 427 pages, b/w illustrations, bibliiography. VERY GOOD+ book in a VERY GOOD+ jacket: book has faint spotting to top page edge; jacket has a small open tear on rear panel - appears unread, just this minor shelfwear.… Read more
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Lives of celebrated women.

by Goodrich, S. G. [ Samuel Griswold ]

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Published
1857
Condition
G+
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$28.00

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Boston: Higgins and Bradley, 1857. Hardcover. G+. Later printing (20th thousand), 16mo, red blind-stamped publisher's cloth / gilt titles and decoration on spine, 352 pp, b&w engravings. Condition is GOOD+ / no jacket (as issued): rubbing to board edges and sm. tears to spine head and tail, front hinge exposed but still tight, internally pages… Read more
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Period Piece.

by Raverat, Gwen.

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Published
1953
Condition
G+
Edition
First American edition
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$13.00

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NY: W.W. Norton, 1953. First American edition . Hardcover. G+/Fair. 282p. First American edition. GOOD+ / Fair - : edgewear; spine ends bumped; staining and crease to front end page; owner's name; sl. yellowing to pages. DJ: staining front cover; spine darkened; large (4" x 1") missing piece on back cover at fold; chips and… Read more
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