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Medieval Seasons: A Book of Days

by Huntington Library

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Published
1991
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New
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1st US Edition.
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9780847814114
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$22.50

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New York: Rizzoli, 1991 An every year Diary/Birthday Book/Book of Days with glorious illustrations of pages from illuminated medieval manuscripts. Unused. Unpaginated. A truly delightful gift book!. 1st US Edition.. Laminated Hardcover. New.
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The Dance of the Dissident Daughter: A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine

by Kidd, Sue Monk

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Published
1996
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Near Fine
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1st US Edition.
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9780060645885
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$50.00

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San Francisco, CA.: Harper San Francisco, 1996 For years, Sue Monk Kidd was a conventionally religious woman. Then, in the late 1980s, she experienced an unexpected awakening, and began a journey toward a feminine spirituality. With the exceptional storytelling skills that have helped make her name, Kidd tells her very personal story of the fear, anger, healing, and freedom she… Read more
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Women and Writing in Medieval Europe: A Sourcebook

by Larrington, Carolyne

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Published
1995
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As New
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1st UK Edition
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9780415106856
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$27.50

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London: Routledge, 1995 Carolyne Larrington has gathered together a uniquely comprehensive collection of writing by, for and about medieval women, spanning one thousand years and Europe from Iceland to Byzantium. The extracts are arranged thematically, dealing with the central areas of medieval women's lives and their relation to social and cultural institutions. Each section is contextualised with a brief historical… Read more
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From Workshop to Warfare: The Lives of Medieval Women (Women in History)

by Adams, Carol; Bartley, Paula; Bourdillon, Hilary; Loxton, Cathy

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Published
1986
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Very Good
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1st UK Edition
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9780521276962
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986 Challenges the popular myth of medieval women in the home, working at their tapestry, through a range of primary sources. The authors look at marriage and childbirth in the Middle Ages and then examine the day-to-day lives of women at all levels of society. 46p. illus . 1st UK Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Hidden from History - 300 Years of Womens' Oppression

by Rowbotham, Sheila

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Published
1974
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Near Fine
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780902818538
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London: Pluto Press, 1974 A study of the changing position of women in England from the puritan revolution until the 1930s. 300 years of women's oppression and the fight against it. 182p. bibliography. index Vlean crusp unmarked copy. 1st Pbk Edition. Pbk. Near Fine.
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The Medieval Woman An Illuminated Book of Days

by Fox, Sally

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Published
1983
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As New
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1st Canadian Edition
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Toronto: KeyPorter Books, 1983 An every year Diary/Birthday Book/Book of Days with glorious illustrations of pages from illuminated medieval manuscripts Unused. Unpaginated. A truly delightful gift book!. 1st Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. As New.
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I kakopoisi tis syzygoú einai Enklema = Beating Your Wife is a Crime

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Published
1988
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As New
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Toronto: Ontario Womens Directorate, 1988 Trifold brochure in Greek explaining that "Beating your wife is a crime" . Brochure. As New.
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Aman: Istoria Mias Somalis = Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl

by Barnes, Virginia Lee

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Published
1994
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Very Good+
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1st Greek Edition
ISBN
9789602370957
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$25.00

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Athens: Ekdotikos Organismos Livani, 1994 This is the intimate first-person account of a young woman's coming-of-age in Somalia. The daughter of tribal leaders, Aman recounts her dramatic life while at the same time illuminating an innocent childhood romance with a white boy that leads to murder; her circumcision ceremony; an unwanted marriage at the age of 13; and her escape… Read more
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Her Words : An Anthology of Poetry about the Great Goddess by Muten, Burleigh

by Muten, Burleigh [ed]

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Published
1999
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New
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1st US Edition.
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9781570624735
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Boston: Shambhala Publications, 1999 "Her Words" celebrates the return of the Great Goddess to the hearts and minds of women (and men) during the late twentieth century. The 140 poems chosen for this anthology span the ages, from the hymns to the goddess Inanna through biblical verses about Sophia and the works of the sixth century poet Sappho to the… Read more
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No Idle Hands: The Social History of American Knitting

by MacDonald, Anne L.

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Published
1990
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Very Good
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1st US Edition
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9780345362537
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1990 A fascinating and detailed account of the history of knitting in America It demonstrates " how the necessity-and the pleasure-of knitting has shaped women’s lives. Here is the Colonial woman for whom idleness was a sin, and her Victorian counterpart, who enjoyed the pleasure of knitting while visiting with friends; the war wife… Read more
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Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women

by Angelou, Maya

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Published
1995
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As New
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First Edition.
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9780679439240
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New York: Random House, 1995 First Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Fine.
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A Woman of Independent Means : A Woman's Guide to Full Financial Security

by Vaz-Oxlade, Gail

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Published
1999
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New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780773761186
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Toronto: Stoddart, 1999 Sensible, understandable financial advice for women in Canada on earnings, budgeting, financial planning, saving, investments, mortgages, pensions .... all carefully explained . 391p. index . 1st Canadian Edition.. Softcover. New.
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Pioneer Nurse

by Banfill, B J

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1967 Moving account of the challenging life of immigrant communities in the Prairie Provinces as seen by a nurse sent to establish a medical centre in Saskatchewan. 184p. Pencilled name on ffep, else fine (looks unread). 1st Can Ed.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Below the Peacock Fan : First Ladies of the Raj

by Fowler, Marian

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Published
1987
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As New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780670807482
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Toronto: Viking Adult, 1987 The stories of Emily Eden, Charlotte Canning, Edith Lytton, and Mary Curzon, who found their lives, changed by their husband's or brother's appointment to India during the height of the British Empire.337p.illus map bibliography. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hardcover. As New/As New.
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The Beauty Myth : How Images of Beauty are Used Against Women

by Wolf, Naomi

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Published
1990
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Near Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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9780394221779
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Toronto: Random House, 1990 276p. Donor inscription , else fine. 1st Can Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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The Beauty Myth : How Images of Beauty are Used Against Women

by Wolf, Naomi

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Published
1991
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As New
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780394222226
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Toronto: Vintage Canada, 1991 First Pbk.Ed... Softcover. As New.
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Women of the Renaissance (Women in Culture and Society)

by King, Margaret L.

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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9780226436180
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991 Foreword by Catherine R.Stimpson. In this informative and lively volume, Margaret L. King synthesizes a large body of literature on the condition of western European women in the Renaissance centuries (1350-1650), crafting a much-needed and unified overview of women"s experience in Renaissance society.Utilizing the perspectives of social, church, and intellectual history, King looks at… Read more
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Meet the Ladies : Personalities in Huntington Portraits

by Wark. Robert R.

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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9780873281096
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$35.00

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San Marino CA: Huntington Library Press, 1972 An account of some of the people represented in the collection of late 18th.C. portraits in the Huintington Museun. Focussed on three particularly interesting women Penelope, Lady Lingonier, Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire and Emma Hamilton and their friends and acquaintances. "A concise biographical index of the sitters is included' 81p. illus. Laid in… Read more
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Women Pioneers of Saskatchewan

by Rider, Celeste D.[ed]

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Published
200
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New
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1st Can Ed
ISBN
9781895859294
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$95.00

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Regina SK: Saskatchewan Genealogical Society, 200 Short biographies of some of the hardy women who settled in Western Canada .Issued in commemoratiion of the 40th. Anniversaty of the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society, 1969--2009. 578p illus. bibliography, index. [Worldcat lists oly 16 copies]. 1st Can Ed. Hardcover. New.
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Jailed for Freedom : The Story of the Militant American Suffragist Movement

by Stevens, Doris

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Published
2008
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New
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First Thus So
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Chicago IL: Lakeside Press / R. R. Donnelley & Sons, 2008 Lakeside Classics Series. [#106] A stirring account of the feisty ladies whose objective "was the national enfranchisement of women" and who were arrested, jailed and physically assaulted often beaten as they campaigned .It took Congress from 1878 to June 4th 1919 to pass the amendment. .404p. illus index. [List… Read more
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