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image of How I Got to Harvard:  Off and on Stage with Margaret Fuller

How I Got to Harvard: Off and on Stage with Margaret Fuller

by James, Laurie

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1998
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Very Good; Covers scuffed, spine creased, several pages creased.
ISBN
9780944382035
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NY: Golden Heritage Press. Very Good; Covers scuffed, spine creased, several pages creased.. 1998. Softcover. 0944382037 . xxi, 339pp. Photos. Signed by James on the front free endpaper. The actor-author staged a long-running solo theatre show about the life of women's rights activist Margaret Fuller. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .
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image of More Chronicles of a Pioneer School from 1792 to 1833:  Being Added  History on the Litchfield Female Academy Kept by Miss Sarah Pierce and Her  Nephew, John Pierce Brace

More Chronicles of a Pioneer School from 1792 to 1833: Being Added History on the Litchfield Female Academy Kept by Miss Sarah Pierce and Her Nephew, John Pierce Brace

by Vanderpoel, Emily Noyes

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained at fore-edges of boards and at spine, edges foxed.
Edition
Limited Edition
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$40.00

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NY: The Cadmus Book Shop. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained at fore-edges of boards and at spine, edges foxed.. 1927. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of 750 numbered copies (this is #50). Navy cloth titled in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. xii, 376pp, index of pupils, general index. Photos. History of this influential… Read more
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Health - Appearance - Personality: General Health Course for Women of the Bell System, American Telephone and Telegraph Company

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Brads rusted, titling on front boards rubbed.
Edition
Revised Edition
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$25.00

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American Telephone and Telegraph Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Brads rusted, titling on front boards . rubbed.. 1939. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth sidebound with brads. Lessons on physical and mental health, beauty, personality, appearance, accident prevention, and self-development for female employees of AT&T. ; 97 pages .
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Womanhood in the Making

by Eggleston, Margaret W.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1923
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, underlining.
Edition
Second Edition
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$25.00

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NY: George H. Doran Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, underlining.. 1923. Second Edition. Hardcover. Dark green cloth with printed paper labels on front boards and spine. Frontispiece photo, bibliography. Signed by the author on the front pastedown endpaper: Sincerely your friend and teacher, Margaret White Eggleston. Advice for young Christian women, including a… Read more
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Women Marines in World War I

by Hewitt, Capt. Linda L.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1974
Condition
Good; Rippling along top edges of covers and text.
Edition
First Edition
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Washington, DC: History and Museums Division Headquarters, US Marine Corps. Good; Rippling along top edges of covers and text.. 1974. First Edition. Softcover. Red photo-illustrated covers. Many historic photos. Includes archives research and 29 interviews of pioneering women Marines conducted in 1971-72. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages .
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The Mother in the Home

by Story, Josephine

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1917
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, usual library stamps and markings, top third removed from front free endpaper.
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Boston: The Pilgrim Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, usual library stamps and markings, top third removed from front free endpaper.. 1917. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth titled in gilt. A collection of articles and stories about motherhood and the role of the mother in the family unit. ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall;… Read more
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The Fun of It: Random Records of My Own Flying and of Women in Aviation

by Earhart, Amelia

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1932
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, backstrip split and sunned, pages toned. Many pages with notes and marginalia pe
Edition
First Edition; Third Printing
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$200.00

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NY: Brewer, Warren & Putnam. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards heavily worn, backstrip split and sunned, . pages toned. Many pages with notes and marginalia penciled in by an . enthusiastic previous owner.. 1932. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth with titles in white on front boards and spine. 31 photos of Earhart, female aviators, and others.… Read more
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Women

by Ruark, Robert; Fulton, Joan (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1967
Condition
Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted, dampstain at lower edge of front gutter, jacket sunned at spine.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$35.00

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NY: New American Library. Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted, dampstain at lower edge of front gutter, jacket sunned at spine.. 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Cloth-backed boards. A posthumously published collection of Ruark's portraits of various women, his views on women, etc. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 233 pages .
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Alice Meynell: A Memoir

by Meynell, Viola

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1929
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, corners bumped, pages toned.
Edition
First American Edition
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$15.00

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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, corners bumped, pages toned.. 1929. First American Edition. Hardcover. Purple cloth binding with printed labels on front boards and spine. Many illustrations, index. Maynell and her husband Wilfrid were editorial and publishing partners for several different magazines, including The Pen, The Weekly Register and Merry England.… Read more
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Female Saints and Sinners: Saintes et Mondaines (France 1450-1650)

by Britnell, Jennifer (editor) ; Moss, Ann (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good; Ding to center spine.
ISBN
9780907310495
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$20.00

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University of Durham. Very Good; Ding to center spine.. 2002. Softcover. 0907310494 . "The figure of Saint Mary Magdalen stands at the threshold to this collection of papers, a suitably ambivalent figure, sinner and saint, who points the reader to an intriguing array of intersecting paths." A collection of 15 scholarly essays, some in French, some in… Read more
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Fashion, Desire and Anxiety: Image and Morality in the 20th Century

by Arnold, Rebecca

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780813529035
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New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 0813529034 . xiv, 144pp, many photos and illustrations. Index, filmography, bibliography, notes. Analyzes 20th century fashion trends and fashion in general in terms of how it reflects cultural and personal issues. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Difficult Women: A Memoir of Three

by Plante, David

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780689113291
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$15.00

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NY: Atheneum. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0689113293 . The author relates his friendships with three strong women: Sonia Orwell, Jean Rhys, and Germaine Greer. Red cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages .
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Suffer and be Still: Women in the Victorian Age

by Vicinus, Martha (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered, edges foxed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780253355720
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$20.00

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Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered, edges foxed.. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0253355729 . xv, 239pp. Index, notes, bibliography. A collection of scholarly articles about Victorian women from a variety of authors, including Kate Millett, Jill Conway, Peter N. Stearns, Elaine and English Showalter, and others. Subjects include… Read more
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Over the Hill: Reflections on Ageism between Women

by Copper, Baba

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780895943026
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Freedom, CA: The Crossing Press. Very Good. 1988. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 9780895943026 . 99 pages + 1 page publisher ad. Notes. A study of the displacement of power that is Ageism and how to address the issue in all of society and within ourselves. .
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Circles and Settings: Role Changes of American Women

by Lopata, Helena Znaniecka

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed.
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780791417683
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$10.00

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Albany, NY: State University of New York Press. Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed.. 1994. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 9780791417683 . xvi, 325 pages. Black and white illustration, notes, references, and index. This analysis of the evolving role of American women during the last century uses a symbolic interactionist framework to study a wide variety of negotiated relationships.… Read more
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In/Sights: Self-Portraits by Women

by Cohen, Joyce Tenneson; Spacks, Patricia Meyer

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1978
Condition
Fair in Good dust jacket; Top corners gnawed, jacket tattered.
ISBN
9780879232467
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$13.00

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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 .
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The Block-House on the Shore

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

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1890
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, soiled and dampstained.
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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 .
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image of 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

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.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1913
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free endpaper, jacket chipped.
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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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 .
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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)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy.
ISBN
9780444990501
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$10.00

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NY: Elsevier. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy.. 1978. Softcover. 044499050X . Photos, index, notes. ; 260 pages .
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Restless Night of Mademoiselle and the Anatomy of the Feminine Itch

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good; Owner name on front free endpaper, wraps lightly soiled and creased.
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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 .
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