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The Complete Plays of Frances Burney in Two Volumes

by Burney, Fanny

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Pellbooks
Published
1995
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Fine as New
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780773513334
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$110.00

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Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: McGill Queens Univ Pr, 1995. Crisp and new set of the first collected edition of the plays of Frances Burney (1753-1840). Vol. 1 contains her 4 comedies. Vol 2 her tragedies. In attractive blue cloth hardcovers with redleather spine label and gilt lettering. Extra-heavy , please inquire re shipping.. First American Edition. Fine as… Read more
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Women Writin in India Volume II Only

by Tharaud, Jerome and Jean

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Pellbooks
Published
1991
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Fine as New
ISBN
9781558610279
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$20.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Feminist Press at The City University of New York, 1991. In illustrated softcover. volume II only. in fine condition. Writers included are nuns, court historians, polemicists, poets, and memoir and fiction authors. Many archaic and destructive traditions are explained, such as the horrifying ritual of suttee (sati). Praiseworthy headnotes and detailed biographical and… Read more
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Nicht Als Frau Geboren Fotoportraits Von Bettina Flitner

by Flitner, Bettina

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Pellbooks
Published
1988
Condition
Fine as New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783922670162
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$25.00

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Cologn: Emma Verlag, 1988. Fine condition small quarto-sized catalog illustrated with black and white photoportraits of, among others, Simone de Beauvoir, Pina Bausch, Elfride Jelinek, Kate Millett, Irmtraud Morgner, Alice Schwarzer, Kate Millet etc. 96 pages. . First Edition. Fine as New.
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The German Women's Movement

by Drewitz, Ingeborg

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Published
1983
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Near Fine
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$27.00

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Bonn: Hohwacht, 1983. In photographic stiff wrappers in Near Fine condition.152 oages including many illustrations. * 7 essays including 'Female emancipation from the period before the 1848 Revolution; Women and socialism; Political equality under the Weimar Republic and discrimination under the Nazis; Women's rights and family law since the 19th century.. Near Fine.
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Anna Parnell's Political Journalism: A Critical Edition

by Schneller, Beverly

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Pellbooks
Published
2005
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Fine as New
ISBN
9781930901292
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$156.00

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Herndon, Virginia, U.S.A.: Academica Pr Llc, 2005. Fine as new in crisp clean burgundy hardcover with gilt lettering and title. 298 pages. Hard Cover. Fine as New.
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Frances Burney: The Witlings and the Woman Hater

by Sabor, Peter (Introduction By )

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Pellbooks
Published
1988
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Fine as
ISBN
9780710810151
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$50.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1988. Fine as new in crisp blue hardcover with gilt lettering. This edition contains two of Frances Burney's comedies: The Witlings, (1778-80) which satirizes the bluestockings (but which was never performed for fear of scandal); and The Woman Hater (1800-02), which explores social pretension and gender conflict. By placing the two works= together, the book enables… Read more
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Woman to Woman : Female Friendship in Victorian Fiction

by Cosslett, Tess

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Published
1988
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Very Good
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$45.00

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Brighton: The Harvester Press, 1988. Hardcover with attractive dustjacket. Some pencil underlining and occasional pencil notes. The representation of female friendship involves crucial questions about female identity and solidarity, and thus is of special significance in women's writing.. Very Good/Near Fine.
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The Reading of Silence: Virginia Woolf in the English Tradition

by Laurence, Patricia Ondek

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Pellbooks
Published
1991
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Fine
ISBN
9780804718318
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$45.00

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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: Stanford Univ Pr, 1991. Fine as new in black cloth hardcover with crisp dj ."Laurence's groundbreaking study teaches us how to read Virginia Woolf's psychological, social, historical, philosophical, rhythmic, and structural silences as it weaves multi-colored threads into a shimmering whole: Woolf's novels; the major works in Woolf criticism; the English literary tradition, male and female; surrealist… Read more
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The Nervous Housewife

by Myerson, Abraham

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Pellbooks
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$40.00

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Boston: Little & Brwon, 1920. Very good copy of the original first edition. In red cloth hardcover SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author. Deals with such fascinating chapters as: The Nature of Nervousness, Types of Housewife Predisposed to Nervousness, The Housewife and the Home as Factors in the Neurosis, Reaction to the Disagreeable, Povery and its Psychical Re sults,… Read more
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