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Telling the Truth (Feminism Essay)
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Telling the Truth (Feminism Essay)

By Johnson, Sonia

Freedom, California: The Crossing Press, 1987 Reprinted from a periodical. A feminist essay explaining Johnson's point of view while running a presidential campaign. Pamphlet with blue paper cover and staple binding, 24 pages plus on epage of publisher's advertising. Shelf wear with rubbing and a crease to front, two pages show a light damp stain. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Paper Cover. Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

It\'s Up to the Women
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It's Up to the Women

By Roosevelt, Mrs. Franklin D.

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1933 1933 first edition hard cover. "A book of nationwide appeal to the women of America. It answers the questions of millions of women: What does Mrs. Roosevelt think about the income problem? Children? Jobs? Recreation? The Household? Social Work? Marriage? Divorce? Women in Public Life? Budgeting and Saving?" Grey cloth with black titling and green decoration on spine and front, black and white frontispiece with tissue-guard, 263 pages. Not to be confused with the 1938 limited edition. Corners lightly bumped, foxing spots on text block edges and end papers, previous owner's name in ink on front end paper, spine cracked at frontispiece, small spots on pages 83 & 203, remnant of label affixed to rear free end paper. Book is generally clean and tight. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has wear to edges with chipping, small closed tears and associated creases, spine ends and corners heavily chipped, spine is sunned, blue trim and titling on spine and front completely faded, light foxing spots overall. Jacket is now protected in a Brodart clear cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$250.00

Inversions: The Female Grotesque
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Inversions: The Female Grotesque

By Lemecha, Vera

Winnipeg: Mentoring Artists for Women's Art, 1998 Inversions magazine is a "more or less annual" publication of Mentoring Artists for Women's Art. This volume includes work by Szu Burgess, Sarah Crawley, Helene Dyck, Penny Farfan, Michelle Gay, Amy Gogarty, Bev Greenberg, Glynis Humphrey, Sarah Klassen, Nicole Markotic, Suzette Mayr, Rita McKeough, Mireille Perron, Bev Pike, Beaty Popescu, Paul Robles, Kim Sawchuk, Cathy Sisler, Leesa Streifler, Diana Thorneycroft, Lori Weidenammer, Loren Williams, Marian Yeo and Sharon Zenith Corne. Purple and black illustrated soft cover with white, black and purple titling, illustrated with black and white plates throughout, 95 pages. Cover has minor edge and shelf wear, book is clean and tight, colour is bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

English Noblewomen in the Later Middle Ages
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English Noblewomen in the Later Middle Ages

By Ward, Jennifer C.

London: Longman Group UK Ltd. A volume of "The Medieval World" A study of women's place in medieval society. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling on front, white titling on spine, 190 pages. Some minor pale spots on text block edge, cover has shelf wear, ink inscription on half-title page, book is clean and tight. Includes offprint from The Hambledon Press. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Cruelty and Companionship: Conflict in Nineteenth-Century Married Life
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Cruelty and Companionship: Conflict in Nineteenth-Century Married Life

By Hammerton, A. James

London: Routledge, 1992 "This original, imaginative and important book brings together concerns about gender, the family, and wider currents in British social, cultural and even political experience in the second half of the nineteenth century." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, decorated grey end papers, inscribed by author on title page, 236 pages. A letter from the author to the previous owner, as well as a personal invitation to the book launch, are tucked into book as well. There is a very pale, small mark on leading text block edge. Dust jacket has minor edge and shelf wear. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Manual for Political Equality Clubs

By Mills, Harriet May & Isabel Howland

Philadelphia: National American Woman Suffrage Association This little volume appears to be written in March, 1896; other than this date in the foreword, book is undated. "This Manual has been compiled with special reference to new clubs. They often need a definite program for the first meetings...The order of exercises as here given is merely suggestive, and may be changed in any way that is deemed desirable. It is hoped that the Manual may also prove of service to the clubs already established." Off-white card cover with black titling and decoration, staple binding, 62 pages. Cover front and back are detached from spine, cover has staining, foxing spots, edge wear with chipped corners, owners name in ink on front cover, pencil doodle along front spine edge, text block edges darkened, first few pages have edgewear and foxing at leading edge, front cover and first page have small holes near top (staple?), last page missing small piece from lower corner, foxing spots and a few pencil notes in text, occasional creases on a couple of pages, staple binding is tight. Several sheets of ephemera laid in book. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$60.00

Lifestyles Fashionstyles: Secrets of Successful Dressing

By Samuel, Kathryn

London: Orbis Book Publishing Corporation Ltd. "The first part of this book is devoted to establishing the qualities that make up your personal lifestyle; the second to those enduring and excitingly different fashion stories which mean that there is always a current "look" which is right for you." Black cloth with silver titling on spine, colour illustsrations and photographs throughout, 192 pages. Dust jacket has minor shelf wear. This is a handsome copy - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$28.00

Ally Sloper\'s Half-Holiday
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Ally Sloper's Half-Holiday

By Bailey, Peter

History Workshop Journal, 1983 Ally Sloper's Half-Holiday: Comic Art in the 1880s by Peter Baily. Published in "History Workshop: A Journal of Socialist and Feminist Historians", Issue 16, Autumn 1986. Article bound in the journals card cover with staple binding, 31 pages. Sunning to cover, greeting inked to first page of article. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 22, No. 4, Spring 2000
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Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 22, No. 4, Spring 2000

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 2000 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork. This volume is the 25th Anniversary Issue, entitled Edge/Wise: Canadian Women's Writing at Century's End. Black and white illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 22, No. 3, Winter 2000
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Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 22, No. 3, Winter 2000

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 2000 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork. Black and white illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 20, No. 2, Fall 1997

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 1997 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork. This issue entitled: Mapping a Life: Biography. Black and white illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 17, No. 2, Fall 1994
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Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 17, No. 2, Fall 1994

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 1994 Contemporary Verse 2 is a feminist poetry journal that strives to promote, strenthen and unify women. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork, letters. This issue entitled: Women Loving Women. Colourfully illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, small pressure mark on back upper edge otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 19, No. 3, Winter 1997
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Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 19, No. 3, Winter 1997

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 1997 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork, letters. Illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 23, No. 2, Fall 2000
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Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 23, No. 2, Fall 2000

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 2000 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork. This issue titled: Postcards Home, The Winners of Our Annual Prose Contest. Black and white illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Contemporary Verse 2: A Canadian Journal of Feminist Writing, Volume 19, No. 4, Spring 1997

By Livesay, Dorothy, Founder

Winnipeg, Manitoba: CV 2, 1997 Contemporary Verse 2 is a quarterly literary journal which promotes accomplished writing by both emerging and established writers. Published work includes: poetry, prose poems, criticism, reviews, columns, interviews, artwork. This issue entitled: Cultivating the Line. Black and white illustrated soft cover, titling on spine and front, occasional black and white illustrations in text, publisher's advertising at back, 70 pages. Cover has light shelfwear, otherwise publication is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.75

Imperial Masquerade: The Legend of Princess Der Ling

By Hayter-Menzies, Grant

Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2008 The first biography of one of the twentieth century's most intriguing cross-cultural personalities, Princess Der Ling. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine, decorated end papers, signed by author on title page, illustrated with black and white photographs and graphics, 389 pages. Ends of dust jacket spine slightly sunned. This is a very attractive volume - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Toronto's Girl Problem: The Perils and Pleasures of the City, 1889-1930

By Strange, Carolyn

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1998 The author exmines the rise of the Toronto "working girl," the various agencies that "discovered" her, the nature of the "girl problem" from the point of view of moral overseers, the various strategies devised to solve this "problem," and the young women's responses to moral regulation. Illustrated pink soft cover with black and purple titling, black and white illustrations, 299 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Mythogyny: The Lives and Times of Women Elders in B.C.

Vancouver, B.C.: Women Elders in Action Collective, 2009 In the spring of 2008 the Women Elders in Action (WE*ACT) began a project to record the stories of senior women of their lived lives. Most women are unattached on limited incomes in their 70s or 80s, a few older or younger. "Their stories reflect change fueled by population growth, urbanization, social upheaval and rapid technological change." Glossy soft cover, 180 pages. Light shelf wear, round pressure mark to back. Soft Cover. Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

In Defense of Women

By Mencken, H.L.

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1925 A Frree Lance Books, Volume VI, edited with introductions by H.L. Mencken. Yellow hard cover with black cloth spine, black titling on yellow spine label, black titling and decorative border on front, 210 pages. Wear to lower spine end, ink inscription on end paper, foxing spots to text block edges, end papers and very occasionally in text. Dust jacket is clipped, has edge wear particularly to spine ends and corners, closed tears to upper and lower spine eneds at gutter, cover is sunned and darkened, small sticker remnant on front . This is an attractive little book - clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Seventh Printing. Hard Cover. Good+/Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Off Our Rockers and into Trouble: The Raging Grannies
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Off Our Rockers and into Trouble: The Raging Grannies

By Acker, Alison; Brightwell, Betty

Victoria, BC, Canada: TouchWood Editions Ltd., 2004 In 1987 the Raging Grannies started in Victoria, BC not planning to start a worldwide movement. This is "the story of creative older women challenging the powers that be, winning the occasional battle and having a lot of fun along the way." Glossy soft cover, Signed by five of the Grannies and one project coordinator to dedication page, a cluster of full colour photographs and many black and white photographs, 223 pages. Light edge and shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

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