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image of The New York Times Magazine, November [Nov.] 12, 1975: Pablo Picasso / The Treasure of the Atocha

The New York Times Magazine, November [Nov.] 12, 1975: Pablo Picasso / The Treasure of the Atocha

by Baker, Russell; Yergin, Daniel; Malraux, Andre; Harrington, Michael; Rivers, Caryl; Daley, Robert; Sprigg, June; Watson, John H. M.D.; Et al

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1975
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New York: The New York Times, 1975. Features: Fantastic aerial photo of an offshore drilling platform; American Fur Industry one-page color-photo ad features three beauties in long coats, each eating submarine sandwiches; Drilling for Oil in the North Sea - Britain's race to save itself from economic and social upheaval; Andre Malraux interviews Pablo Picasso; Keep Open Admissions Open -… Read more
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image of Hard to believe. One hundred and ninety-two pages of inside information on America''s present white slavery conditions with many hard-to-believe human interest facts about innocent girls and young women who are annually caught in the net [subtitle fr

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Charlotte, North Carolina: Elizabeth Publishing Co., Charlotte. Paperback. B0028H58MI 192 pages. Presents "information on America's present white slavery conditions with many hard-to-believe human interest facts about innocent girls and young women who are actually caught in the net." - front cover. Reprint of the 1939 first edition. Chapters include: How Girls Are Trapped; From Where Do the… Read more
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image of The Riddle of Woman. a Study in the Social Psychology of Sex

The Riddle of Woman. a Study in the Social Psychology of Sex

by "Tenenbaum, Dr. Joseph"

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1936
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New York: "Lee Furman, Inc.". Hardcover. B000UEITKY vii, [3], 477 pages. Index. "Examines women as a social problem, as the puppet of a sex urge infinitely more powerful than that of man, as a virgin, as a wife, as an adultress, as a widow, as a spinster, as a mother, as a prostitute, as a lesbian, as a… Read more
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Ladies' Home Journal, August 1957

by meremart

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1957
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USA: Curtis Publishing. Single Issue Magazine. B00EZB8KRK 134 pages. Features: Many lovely color-illustrated ads for products and companies such as Palmolive, Cannon, Ivory, Crest, Pepsi; and many more; School Shortage - Must They Be Palaces?; The First Child and his Special Position, by Dr. Benjamin Spock; Full-page color-photo ad for Lux features lovely Cyd Charisse; High School is Worth… Read more
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image of As wise as serpents: Five women & an organization that changed British Columbia : 1883-1939

As wise as serpents: Five women & an organization that changed British Columbia : 1883-1939

by Gough, Lyn

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Published
1988
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9780969340508
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Victoria, B.C.: Swan Lake Pub. Paperback. 0969340508 Signed and briefly inscribed by author upon title page. xi, 276 pages. Index. Footnotes. Several black and white illustrations. "Five women and a cause - the story of pioneer leaders of the B.C. Women's Temperance Union. How Cecilia Spofford, Maria Grant, Helen Grant, Margaret Jenkins, and Emma… Read more
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image of That Lonesome Road :Autobiography of Carrie M. Best (signed)

That Lonesome Road :Autobiography of Carrie M. Best (signed)

by Best, Carrie M.

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1977
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Canada: Clarion Pub. Paperback. B002C3ZG0W Neatly signed, without inscription, by Carrie M. Best atop title page. vi, 258 pages. Colour photo portrait of Ms. Best. Many black and white reproductions of photos in text. News clipping of Ms. Best's obituary laid-in. "A woman of outstanding worth, a tenacious crusader for good and noble causes, a… Read more
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image of She who : a graphic book of poems with 54 images of women

She who : a graphic book of poems with 54 images of women

by Grahn, Judy

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Published
1977
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9780884470151
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Oakland, CA: Diana Press. Paperback. 0884470156 92 pages. Designed by Wendy Cadden and Karen Sjoholm. Primarily illustrated in black and white plus several color pages. "These poems, intended for reading out load, have cumulative power. Images of women in a range of forms - portraits, wildly imaginative fables, ironic parables, incantatory invocation - have a formal,… Read more
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Confessions of an Immigrant's Daughter (Social History of Canada ; 34)

by Salverson, Laura Goodman

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Published
1981
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9780802064349
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Canada: Univ of Toronto Pr. Paperback. 0802064345 "A rare, first-person account of growing up different in Canada. Depicts, sympathetically and graphically, the agonizing process of an immigrant community adjusting itself to life in the New World. Important for the light it sheds on the social history of Canadian women and immigrants; also a Canadian classic, a major achievement… Read more
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image of Texts, Facts and Femininity: Exploring the Relations of Ruling

Texts, Facts and Femininity: Exploring the Relations of Ruling

by Smith, Dorothy E.

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1993
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9780415102445
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Routledge. Paperback. 0415102448 247 pages. Bibliography and index. A major contribution to our understanding of power, textuality and subjectivity. Sparkles with evidence of why many feminists and social thinkers regard author as one of the most imaginative and instructive writers currently at work in these fields. Unmarked with average wear. Tape… Read more
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image of Vogue (American) Magazine, July 1976 - True Success Stories

Vogue (American) Magazine, July 1976 - True Success Stories

by Stern, Judith S.; Bowles, Jerry; Lerman, Leo; Sontag, Susan; Hardwick, Elizabeth; Rose, Barbara; al, et

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Published
1976
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USA: Conde Nast. Single Issue Magazine. Please note: missing pages 21-22, 33-34, 53-54, 63-64, and 75-78. Features: Diane Von Furstenberg - Life at the Top; Truman Capote's Zoo; Women - Can Rights Be Equal; and much more. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear. While incomplete, still an informative and well-illustrated issue. . Fair. 1976. First Edition.
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O Hana San: A Girl Of Japan

by Hutchinson, Constance C.A.; Payne, Illustrated by H.E.; Carlile, J.M. Murel

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Published
1919
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Second Impression
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London: Church Missionary Society. Hardcover. B00E819ERC Second printing. 160 pages. Charming colour illustrations tipped in. Black and white illustrations in text. The story of young Hana who lives in the Japanese village of Yamamoto. "The condition and treatment of Japanese women is implicit in the author's conviction that the spread of Christianity in Japan would… Read more
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image of Cut With the Kitchen Knife: The Weimar Photomontages of Hannah Hoch

Cut With the Kitchen Knife: The Weimar Photomontages of Hannah Hoch

by Lavin, Maud

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Published
1993
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9780300047660
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USA: Yale University Press. Hardcover. 0300047665 xviii, 260 pages. Index, bibliography, chronology and footnotes. "Investigates the multilayered social construction of femininity in the mass culture of Weimar Germany, focusing on the intriguing photomontages of the avant-garde artist Hannah Hoch." - dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade… Read more
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image of Today's Woman Magazine, June 1946 - The Marriage Contract / I Am Joan Fontaine

Today's Woman Magazine, June 1946 - The Marriage Contract / I Am Joan Fontaine

by Winslow, Thyra; Duganne, Phyllis; Hale, Nancy; Kutner, Nanette; Reyher, Becky; Corliss, Allene; al, et

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Published
1946
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 170 pages. Features: Unsuspected Beauty - complete novel by Thyra Samter Winslow; Adventures in Editing; Tangee ad features Mrs. Charles Boyer; Willie - My Filipino Man Servant; Why Don't Women Grow Up?; The Marriage Contract; What Makes an Educated Woman?; Eligible Bachelor - by Allene Corliss; I Am Joan Fontaine… Read more
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image of Today's Woman Magazine, September (Sept.) 1946 - W. Somerset Maugham / F. Scott Fitzgerald

Today's Woman Magazine, September (Sept.) 1946 - W. Somerset Maugham / F. Scott Fitzgerald

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Maugham, W. Somerset; Parrott, Ursula; Albert, Katherine; Chase, Ilka; al, et

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Published
1946
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 170 pages. Features: The Man With Red Hair, by W. Somerset Maugham; Hot and Cold Blood, by F. Scott Fitzgerald; National Women's Golf Champion Betty Hicks Went Back to School at 24; The Truth About Cysts and Fibroid Tumors; The Lies We Live By; Dynamite Doll; Color ad inside front… Read more
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The First JC/WIN Catalog

by Amend, Kate; Taylor, Mary Ross

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1981
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USA: JC/WIN, Inc.. Paperback. 48 pages. Illustrated in black and white. "The purpose of JC/WIN is to make inexpensive art and literature available that affirms and empowers women." - from page 3. This catalog presents samples of these works. Name atop front cover. Few markings to contents. Faint patch of soiling to front… Read more
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image of For Home, Country, and Race: Gender, Class, and Englishness in the Elementary School, 1880-1914 (Studies in Gender and History)

For Home, Country, and Race: Gender, Class, and Englishness in the Elementary School, 1880-1914 (Studies in Gender and History)

by Heathorn, Stephen J.

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2000
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9780802044365
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division. Hardcover. 0802044360 300 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Index. "The crucial role of compulsory schooling in the fostering of national identities is dynamically demonstrated in this study of the English elementary school system at the turn of the century. Analyzes how a specific ideal of English national heritage was… Read more
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image of Today's Woman - The Magazine for Today's Homemaker, September (Sept.) 1947 - Mary Augusta Rodgers

Today's Woman - The Magazine for Today's Homemaker, September (Sept.) 1947 - Mary Augusta Rodgers

by Caspary, Vera; Rich, Carole A.; Miller, Nolan; Klempner, John; Taylor,k Rosemary; Shipp, Cameron; al, et

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Published
1947
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 148 pages. Features: Charming color-illustrated ad for Alba Nylons inside front cover with gorgeous young lovely standing in tree; DuBarry Success Course ad features Berry Lou Arehart; Out of the Blue - complete novel by Vera Caspary; Is He In the Right Job?; Young Wife in Washington, D.C. - color-photo-illustrated… Read more
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image of Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, November (Nov.) 1947: Million-Dollar Sneeze / Geraldine Farrar

Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, November (Nov.) 1947: Million-Dollar Sneeze / Geraldine Farrar

by Bloch, Blanche; Landi, Elissa; Gale, Zona; Scott, Judith; Garrette, Eve; Barze, Marguerite; Garrison, Webb B.; Lazarus, Harry; al, et

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1947
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 148 pages. Features: DuBarry Success Course ad features Mrs. Erma Smith of Sioux Falls, SD; I'm a Good Wife - but I Hate Housework!; Why Your Nerves Go to Pieces; Million Dollar Sneeze - fascinating Hollywood article on how insurance companies pay big bucks when stars get sick during filming;… Read more
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Today's Woman Magazine, November (Nov.) 1946 - Communism Ends At Home

by Maugham, W. Somerset; Albert, Katherine; Caldwell, Erskine; Kropotkin, Princess Alexandra; Boothe, Clare Luce; al, et

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Published
1946
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Greenwich, Connecticutt: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 166 pages. Features: A Man and His Kite - story by Somerset Maugham - first appearance of The Kite; Sins of the Innocent - complete novel by Katherine Albert; A Subsidy for Marriage?; What the Doctors Now Think About Vitamins; Communism Ends At Home, by Clare Boothe Luce; Why Husbands… Read more
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image of Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, May 1947 - Is Dieting Dangerous? / Money is a Wife's Business

Today's Woman - The Magazine for Young Wives, May 1947 - Is Dieting Dangerous? / Money is a Wife's Business

by Gallup, George; Truesdell, June; Mearson, Lyon; Orr, Mary; Taves, Isabella; al, et

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Published
1947
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Greenwich, Connecticut: Fawcett Publications Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 146 pages. Features: Be Still, My Love - complete novel by June Truesdell; Why Not Jobs For All? - second in the "Plenty For All" Series - what young wives can do to provide the jobs America needs; Is Dieting Dangerous?, by Donald G. Cooley; Katherine (and Claude) Bond -… Read more
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