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Legman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London:, 1839 pp. vi, 280 +Vignette Title page and 12 portraits of various noble women. 16mo. 250mm. Original publisher's full azure blue silk binding with a woven gilt silk design. Spine decorated similarly and lettered in gilt. Rear board same as front. All edges gilt. Boards mildly frayed around the edges. Spine faded and… Read more
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AUNT JANE OF KENTUCKY. With Frontispiece and Page Decorations by Beulah Strong

by Hall, Eliza Calvert.

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Published
1907
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Very Good
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A.L. Burt Company, New York:, 1907 pp. 283 +Plus 1 frontis and head/tailpiece decorations. 12mo. 200mm. Original publisher's pictorial full green cloth binding lettered in cream and decorated in brown, black, and peach. Cover has floral decorations framing an older woman sitting working on a piece of fabric. Spine lettered and decorated similarly. Cover colors are bright but board lightly… Read more
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CORINNE, OU, L'ITALIE. Seconde et Troisieme Partie.

by Stael, Madame de; Bibliotheque des Dames.

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Published
1814
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Chez A.J. Blocquerst, imprimeur, Philadelphie (Philadelphia): ., 1814 Volumes 5 & 6 from a larger set issued as: BIBLIOTHEQUE DES DAMES, OU, RECUEIL DES MEILLEURS ROMANS FRANCAIS, being vols 2 & 3 of Corrine. pp. 200; 247. Uncut deckel edges. Original plain paper wraps with printed spine titles. Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein (1766-1817), commonly known as Madame de Stael,… Read more
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THE GARDEN OF A COMMUTER'S WIFE. Recorded by the Gardener.

by Wright, Mabel Osgood.

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Published
1902
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Very Good
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The Macmillan Company: New York, ., 1902 pp.ix, 354, (2)[Publisher's Advertisement] +Plus 8 photogravure plates. 8vo. 200mm. Handsome publisher's green full cloth binding with cover design stamped in striking silver, light green, and tan, in a floral pattern. Top Edge Gilt. Spine also lettered in silver. Manuscript ownership of 'Rosie Mary Smith' Corners slightly bumped. Hardbound. Very Good. ** PRICE… Read more
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Printed by Nathaniel and Benjamin Heaton, for the Author, Dedham, MA: ., 1797 pp. xv, (17)-258, (6) [Subscriber's list] + Portrait frontis of Deborah Sampson. INCOMPLETE. LACKS pages 141-252 in the Appendix. Many pages torn and chipped. Inside hinges of frontis, title page and some pages very stained, old glue? Early manuscript inscription 'Wilhelmina Stuart presented by Mrs. John Bonsal,… Read more
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THE NEW ATHENIAN ORACLE; OR, LADIES COMPANION. In Two Books.

by Tizzard, Samuel (Compiler).

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Published
1806
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A. Loudon, (Whitehall) Carlisle, (PA): ., 1806 pp. vii, (9)-253, 96. Error in paging, page 263 numbered 253. Dampstain. Age stain. Early manuscript margin notations. 8vo. 205 mm. Original full leather binding. Original leather spine label, loss at one corner. Title continues: 'Book First, Containing An Extraordinary Variety Of Questions In Prose, On Moral, Philosophical And Other Subjects, Together With… Read more
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THE CHILDREN OF THE ABBEY. A Tale. In Three Volumes.

by Roche, Regina Maria (Dalton), [1764-1845].

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Published
1852
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W.A. Leary & Co., Philadelphia: Ca. ?., 1852 Three volumes bound in one: pp. 262 + Frontis; 238 + Frontis; 237 + Frontis, Lacks 1/4 of plate. Mildly foxed. 24mo. 130 mm. Disbound. Maria Roche is today known as a minor Gothic novelist - she was, however, a best seller in her own time. PAIMP 23.
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A PLAN FOR THE CONDUCT OF FEMALE EDUCATION, IN BOARDING SCHOOLS, PRIVATE FAMILIES, AND PUBLIC SEMINARIES.

by Darwin, Erasmus (1731-1802).

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Published
1798
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$300.00

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Printed by John Ormrod, Philadelphia: ., 1798 pp. (12), (9)-188, (197)-308, (4) [Publisher's catalogue]. LACKS frontis and front fly leaves. Small woodcut devices. Apparently most examples lack the frontis. Very lightly foxed. Printed bookplate of A.D. Kille on front paste down. 12mo. 175 mm. Original full leather binding, scuffed and worn. Remnants of original leather spine label. Spine worn with… Read more
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COUNTRY STORIES.

by Mitford, Mary Russell (1787-1855).

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Published
1838
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Printed by E. and L. Merriam, Brookfield, MA for) Carey, Lea & Blanchard, Philadelphia: ., 1838 pp. (4), 212. Title page loose. Text beginning to brown but not brittle. 12mo. 185 mm. Original paper covered boards, very worn. Later leather spine. Hardbound. Fair. This is Mitford's most famous work. Her talk was said by her friends, Elizabeth Browning and Hengist… Read more
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Printed by Francis Wyeth, Harrisburg: ., 1828 pp. xiii, 280. Lacks front fly leaves. Age stain. All edges decorated in yellow. Early manuscript ownership of George Floyd, 1829 and Andrew Floyd on rear fly leaf and paste down. 12mo. 175 mm. Original full leather binding, worn. Original leather spine label, worn. Spine decorated with sun bursts in gold gilt. Hardbound.… Read more
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$200.00
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J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia: ., 1863 576 p. + Frontis and 5 full page engravings with original tissue guards. Slight offsetting onto title page. Double column. Early manuscript Christmas presentation 'Miss Juliaette Wicker, A Christmas present from her father Dec. 25, 1864. Edges marbled. Ruled in black throughout. Large 8vo. 230 mm. Leather binding, worn. Original leather spine label.… Read more
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POEMS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS.

by Oliver, Isabella (1777-1843).

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Published
1805
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A. Loudon, (Whitehall), Carlisle, PA: ., 1805 pp. 5, (vi)-ix, (11)-216. LACKS last two leaves of Subscribers' names. Lacks fly leaves. Loss bottom margin of pages 203 & 204. Loss top margin of title page and first leaf. Bottom corners mouse chewed. Foxed. Browned. Early manuscript ownership of George W. Sharp on page 11. George Washington Sharp was born in… Read more
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THE CHILDREN OF THE ABBEY. A Tale. In Three Volumes.

by Roche, Regina Maria (Dalton), [1764?-1845].

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Published
1827
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Good
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J.J. Woodward, Philadelphia: ., 1827 Three volumes. Illustrated with a frontis in each volume. Early manuscript ownership of Mrs. C. Boulton, Sunberry, PA in each volume. Very foxed. 24mo. 130 mm. Virtually disbound: very worn leather bindings, boards detached and lacks rear board of Vol. III. Maria Roche is today known as a minor Gothic novelist - she was, however,… Read more
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Printed by William Fry and Published by Anthony Finley, Philadelphia: ., 1818 pp. 332, (4) [Publisher's catalogue] + Engraved title page and frontis. Damp stain. Foxed. Early (1829) manuscript ownership of 'Charles Summerfield No. 9, 7th St., Philadelphia.' 24mo. 140 mm. Original full leather binding, scuffed and slightly worn. Original leather spine label. Front board fragile. Hardbound. Good. Title continues:… Read more
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R.B. Peterson, Philadelphia: ()., 1851 254 p. Double column. 8vo. 225 mm. Original blue patterned cloth binding. Boards ruled in gilt. Corners rubbed with slight loss. Front board stained and detached. Hardbound. Very good. Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin (1804-1876), was best known by her pseudonym George Sand. She was a French novelist and memoirist, but is equally well known for… Read more
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ILLUSTRATIONS OF POLITICAL ECONOMY. No. I. Life In The Wilds. A Tale. From The London Edition.

by Martineau, Harriet.

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Published
1832
Edition
1st Edition
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Printed by William Brown for E. Littell, Philadelphia: ., 1832 pp. xv, (1), 17-120. Foxed. Inner hinges cracked. **Pierced ownership of Lydia Coates on title page. Lydia was a member of a very prominent Philadelphia family. 16mo. 145 mm. Original leather spine over plain paper covered boards, worn. Spine worn with loss at tail. Joints cracked. Boards very fragile. Hardbound.… Read more
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COLLECTION OF ADDRESSES BEFORE THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN'S LUNCHEON CLUB OF PHILADELPHIA.

by Democratic Women's Luncheon Club of Philadelphia.

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Published
1924
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Very Good
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Democratic Women's Luncheon Club, Philadelphia: -1930., 1924 45 separately printed pamphlets [1922-1929](with individual title pages and paginations) bound together. XLib (Lehigh University - withdrawn). Approx. 400 p. Thick 12mo. Full buckram cloth binding. The speakers include many prominent governmental and political figures of the era. The individual pamphlets are quite scarce. A collection such as this is virtually unique. **PRICE… Read more
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Herald Press, Scottdale, PA: ()., 1983 257p. Illustrated with photographs. 8vo. Paperback. Very Good. PAG 06A. Soft cover.
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Board of Publication of the United Lutheran Church in America, Philadelphia: ()., 1962 pp. xi, 164 + Frontis. Chapter headpiece drawings by Robert L. Jefferson. 8vo. Original full cloth binding. Original dust jacket. Hardbound. Very Good. L19. Hardcover.
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$22.00
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N. Tibbals & Co., New York: ., 1860 229 p. Age stain. Damp stain. Early manuscript presentation "To Elizabeth Nelson by her friend Edmund O. Bates" on first fly leaf. 12mo. 170 mm. Original embossed orange cloth binding, stained and faded. Slight loss at head of spine. Hardbound. Scarce. AI BX 2. Hardcover.
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