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In/Sights: Self-Portraits by Women
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In/Sights: Self-Portraits by Women

By Cohen, Joyce Tenneson; Spacks, Patricia Meyer

Boston: David R. Godine. Fair in Good dust jacket; Top corners gnawed, jacket tattered.. 1978. Hardcover. 0879232463 . A collection of photographs by female photographers about various aspects of womanhood. ; 134 pages .

$13.00

The Block-House on the Shore
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The Block-House on the Shore

By Henninges, William T. ; Ireland, M. E. (translator)

Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, soiled and dampstained.. 1890. Hardcover. Brown decorated cloth. Black and white frontispiece illustration. Novel about German immigrants to America living on the shores of Lake Erie. ; 256 pages .

$30.00

Notable Women in History:  The Lives of Women Who in all Ages, all Lands  and in all Womanly Occupations Have Won Fame and Put Their Imprint on the  World\'s History
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Notable Women in History: The Lives of Women Who in all Ages, all Lands and in all Womanly Occupations Have Won Fame and Put Their Imprint on the World's History

By Abbot, Willis J.

Philadelphia: John C. Winston. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper, jacket chipped.. 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Top edges gilt. Black and white illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages .

$20.00

Socialist Women:  European Socialist Feminism in the Nineteenth and Early  Twentieth Centuries
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Socialist Women: European Socialist Feminism in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

By Boxer, Marilyn J. (editor) ; Quataert, Jean H. (editor)

NY: Elsevier. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy.. 1978. Softcover. 044499050X . Photos, index, notes. ; 260 pages .

$10.00

Restless Night of Mademoiselle and the Anatomy of the Feminine Itch
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Restless Night of Mademoiselle and the Anatomy of the Feminine Itch

Boar's Head Books. Very Good; Owner name on front free endpaper, wraps lightly soiled and . creased.. 1951. Softcover. Illustrations. Printed on light green paper. An illustrated, barely-disguised tale of female masturbation, followed by a florid essay on female sexuality. Unpaginated. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall .

$20.00

Woman\'s Work
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Woman's Work

By Hubbard, Alice

East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters. Good with no dust jacket; Foxing and silverfish damage to boards and spine. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan buckram spine with titles stamped in gilt, gray printed-paper covered boards. Sepia portrait print of the author by Gaspard as frontispiece. Pages printed in green and brown. Brown silk bookmark. Title page, initials and ornaments designed by Dard Hunter. Typography by Charels Rosen. Handnumbered (2270) printed Roycrofter label at lower inner corner of rear flyleaf. A collection of Alice Hubbard's writings about women's rights and roles. She and her husband Elbert Hubbard perished together seven years later in the sinking of the Lusitania. ; 157 pages .

$30.00

The Voice of Anna Julia Cooper:  Including a Voice from the South and  Other Important Essays, Papers, and Letters
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The Voice of Anna Julia Cooper: Including a Voice from the South and Other Important Essays, Papers, and Letters

By Cooper, Anna Julia; Lemert, Charles (editor) ; Bhan, Esme (editor)

Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed. 1998. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0847684083 . x, 359 pages. Acknowledgements, chronology, and index. A collection of writings from this foundational figure in black American feminism. .

$17.00

Eminent Women of the Age:  , Being Narratives of the Lives and Good Deeds  of the Most Prominent Women of the Present Generation
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Eminent Women of the Age: , Being Narratives of the Lives and Good Deeds of the Most Prominent Women of the Present Generation

By Parton, James; Greeley, Horace;

Hartford, CT: S. M. Betts & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, plates foxed, some light soiling to . some pages.. 1869. Later Printing. Hardcover. 628 pages plus [2] pages of publisher's ads. Green cloth with decorated titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. A compilation of short biographies of 47 Victorian era women, written by various authors. Subjects include Harriet Beecher Stowe, Emma Willard, Rosa Bonheur, Margaret Fuller Ossoli, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell and others. Contributors include Horace Greeley, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Fanny Fern, and John S. C. Abbott, among others. Contains 13 steel engraved portraits of some of the eminent women discussed in the text. Lacks frontispiece portrait of artist Rosa Bonheur. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$40.00

After Nora Slammed the Door:  American Women in the 1960s: The Unfinished  Revolution
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After Nora Slammed the Door: American Women in the 1960s: The Unfinished Revolution

By Merriam, Eve

Cleveland, OH: The World Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket edges slightly chipped.. 1964. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. About the author page. A study of the Womens Revolution and myths regarding gender roles. ; 236 pages .

$20.00

Women in Utopia:  The Ideology of Gender in the American Owenite  Communities
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Women in Utopia: The Ideology of Gender in the American Owenite Communities

By Kolmerten, Carol A.

Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 0253331927 . Purple cloth. x, 209 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, notes, works cited, and index. An examination of the discourse of the women who lived in the communities, comparing their own words in private text to the official community discourse, reveals a glaring discrepancy between the public promises and the private realities of the communities. .

$20.00

Digging Out:  Lost Voices of New England Women Writers
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Digging Out: Lost Voices of New England Women Writers

Amherst, MA: New England Women Writers Project. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1978. Softcover. Brown printed stapled card covers. Illustrations and photos. A project of a year-long course at the University of Massachusetts at Amhersts Womens Studies Program, focused on uncovering the lost culture of women. The eighteen authors and illustrators contributed artwork, poetry, and prose, with emphasis on New England women writers, including Ann Petry, Abigail Bailey, Florence Luscom, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Agnes Smedley, Ruth Hemenway, Maria Mitchell, Maria Lindros, Dorothy Campbell, Helen Brandreth, Paulina Brandreth, Anna Pike, W. A. Parker, and others. Only five copies located in WorldCat. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [76] pages .

$40.00

The New Womanhood
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The New Womanhood

By Fernald, James C. ; Harland, Marion (Introduction)

Boston: D. Lothrop & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, top of title page clipped, . affecting text of title.. 1891. First Edition. Hardcover. Gilt decorated and lettered navy cloth binding. Introduction by Marion Harland. A collection of advice for women which exhorts them to rejoice in the nobility of homemaking and not be included in the ranks of the "vast number of our working women [who] are unnested birds, who mistake the flutter of excitement at their novel freedom for contentment with their lot." Ten pages of publisher's ads at rear. Handsome owner bookplate on front pastedown (Arthur Gray Staples and Jane Dingley Staples). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 369 pages .

$60.00

The Ladies’ Aid Manual:  A Practical Work for Ladies’ Aid Societies
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The Ladies’ Aid Manual: A Practical Work for Ladies’ Aid Societies

By Smith, R. E.

NY: Eaton & Mains. Very Good; Three small insect holes in front cover, contemporary owner . name and gift inscription on front free endpaper.. 1911. Hardcover. Brown decorative cloth. Part of front jacket panel laid in. A how to manual for Ladies Aid Societies affiliated with the Church of Christ, including sample by-laws, appropriate prayers, instructions for how to be of assistance to pastors, fundraising ideas for suppers, bazaars, and entertainments, including menus, themes, ticketing, etc. Many churches would languish and many more would die if it were not for the consecrated endeavors of earnest women. (from the foreword). ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 72 pages .

$20.00

Girls and Women
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Girls and Women

By Chester, E.

London: William Heinemann. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine cocked.. 1891. Second Printing. Hardcover. Turquoise cloth binding with gilt lettering on front boards and spine and all edges gilt. 248 pp + 8 pp of publishers ads. Measures 6 x 4 inches. British edition of this 1890 title, a reliable guide for young women starting in life, which can confidently be placed in the hands of every girl when she leaves school. (prefatory note) Discusses such issues as health, self-support, occupations for the rich, the problem of charity, bric-a-brac, emotional women, the essentials of a lady, etc. .

$35.00

The Forerunner (Volume IV, January - December 1913)
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The Forerunner (Volume IV, January - December 1913)

By Gilman, Charlotte Perkins

NY: Self Published. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily rubbed and dampstained. December . issue has mildew stains, musty throughout, some other issues rippled, . November and December issues gnawed at fore-edges.. 1913. Hardcover. Vol. IV of seven annual bound volumes of Gilman's influential self-published magazine. Each issue contains her fiction and non-fiction writings, most with a feminist theme. Brick red decorative cloth. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$125.00

Gender Camouflage:  Women and the U. S. Military
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Gender Camouflage: Women and the U. S. Military

By D'Amico, Francine (editor) ; Weinstein, Laurie (editor)

NY: New York University Press. Very Good. 1999. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0814719074 . x, 279 pp, index, bibliography. Photos. .

$13.00

The Girdle of Chastity:  A Fascinating History of Chastity Belts
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The Girdle of Chastity: A Fascinating History of Chastity Belts

By Dingwall, Dr. Eric John

NY: Clarion Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket foxed, jacket tattered.. 1959. First American Edition. Hardcover. Index, illustrations. A scholarly history of chastity belts, from their first introduction in Europe by returning Crusaders, their literary representations, various models, and "how they led to dire tragedies". ; 171 pages .

$15.00

The Young Lady's Friend
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The Young Lady's Friend

By A Lady; [Mrs. John Farrar]; [Eliza Ware Farrar]

Boston: American Stationers' Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Homemade bookplate with gift inscription on . front pastedown, owner signatures on front free endpaper and title page, . foxing.. 1836. First Edition. Hardcover. Full red leather binding with gilt ruling on front and rear boards, gilt title stamped on spine, edges of boards filleted in gilt. Marbled endpapers. xi, 432 pp. Laid in is light blue silk printed advertising bookmark from Wheeler & Wilson's Mfg. Co. of Boston with owner name stitched in gold. Bookmark frayed at ends. A compilation of household and etiquette advice for women of the upper classes, including health information, dress, relations with servants and tradespeople, comportment on steam vessels, limits on engrossing a beau, conversation, etc. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$150.00

Woman in History
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Woman in History

By Daffan, Katie

NY: Neale Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Faint waterstain to top corner of front . free endpaper, boards rubbed, owner signature on front free endpaper.. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth with intricate design of scrolls, swords in scabbards, pearls, book, crown, fan, heart and rose briars stamped in red, white and gold on front boards, designed by "FP". Top edges gilt. 28 famous women of history chronicled in this beautiful vintage volume. ; 374 pages .

$50.00

Women At Work
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Women At Work

By Valiant, Sharon

New Jersey State Department of Education. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. N.D.. Softcover. Printed stapled wraps. Many illustrations and photos. Circa 1970s-80s. An educational resource highighting notable women in history and their achievements, as well as women's involvement in industries based in New Jersey. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 24 pages .

$12.00

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