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Women's History Books & Ephemera

Gilded Vessel

Gilded Vessel

by Clark, Garth ; Beatrice Wood

Madison, WI: Guild Publishing, 2001. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. Small 4to. 128 pp. Bound in black boards, title in gilt on spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Full-color frontispiece, full-color and black and white illustrations throughout. Includes bibliography and index. Inscribed by Garth Clark on half title. Very Good+, rubbing and wear to extremities of binding, internally clean and bright, in Very Good+ dust jacket with minor wear to extremities, minor scuffing overall.
Item Price
$100.00
Frances Fuller Victor

Frances Fuller Victor

by Mills, Hazel and Constance Bordwell

Portland, OR: Peregrine Productions, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good/very good +. 8vo. xvi, 448 pp. Bound in black boards in illustrated dust jacket. Black and white photographs. Very Good, light wear and soiling to extremities of binding and text block, internally clean and souns, in Very Good+ dust jacket with minor wear to extremities.
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$25.00
Women of the Klondike

Women of the Klondike

by Backhouse, Frances

Vancouver: Whitecap Books, 1998. Sixth printing. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. xii, 212 pp. Bound in illustrated wrappers. Black and white illustrations throughout. Includes bibliography and index. Very Good, smudges to inside front cover, otherwise clean and crisp.
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$12.00
Women in History: A Recreation of Our Past Vol 1 No 3

Women in History: A Recreation of Our Past Vol 1 No 3

by Arbona, Carmen, et al, Eds

Women: A Journal of Liberation, 1970. Spring 1970. In this issue: The women of Heien Japan; also, articles on Harriet Tubman, Sarah and Angelina Grimke, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Magaret Sanger, Emma Goldman. Very good with cover soil, edge spotting. Rare. 64 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Book.
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$45.00
Why This World

Why This World

by Moser, Benjamin

New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. 8vo. viii, [8], 480 pp. Bound in quarter brown over light blue boards, in illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated with two maps, a genealogical table and 16 pages of black and white photographs. Very Good+, light wear to extremities of binding and text block, otherwise clean and tight, in Very Good+ dust jacket with minor soiling and wear to extremities.
Item Price
$60.00
She Captains

She Captains

by Druett, Joan

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good +. 8vo. 304 pp. Bound in quarter blue over white boards, in illustrated dut wrapper. Black and white illustrations. Very Good+, crisp and clean, two short closed tears to lower hinge of front board, in Very Good+ price-clipped dust jacket.
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$20.00
Author, Educator, and Lecturer Kate Sanborn Gathers Ladies for Lunch

Author, Educator, and Lecturer Kate Sanborn Gathers Ladies for Lunch

by KATE SANBORN

1910. No binding. Fine. Autograph Letter Signed. [New York, N.Y.?] 4 pp., 4 1/2 x 7 in. Transcript Dear Mrs. Lamb,I have just got nicely settled in my home with my brother. We left so early last summer that we invited few friends to share our pleasure with us. Now I want to see my friends around my table, and often. I started to call on you Monday but was called in another direction and Tuesday is my day at home. Today to go out wd [would] be too great a risk. But I want you to come to lunch with me... Read more
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$450.00
La Mujer Chilena en el Arte

La Mujer Chilena en el Arte

by Ossa, Nena

Cochrane, n. d. . Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Oblong 8vo. 158 pp. Bound in full white cloth stamped in maroon on cover and spine in white dust jacket with color cover illustration, title stamped in maroon on cover and spine. Full-color and black and white illustrations. Text in Spanish. Very Good, age-toning to binding, internally clean, spine square, hinges tight, in Very Good dust jacket with overall age-toning and minor wear to extremities.
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$60.00
In Memory of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

In Memory of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson

by Various authors

[New York]: [Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association], 1933. A memorial booklet to Corinne Roosevelt Robinson following her death from pneumonia in 1933. The booklet was produced by the Board of Directors of the Woman's Roosevelt Memorial Association, of which Corinne had been a director, and features a resolution sent to the Robinson family, a letter of appreciation from Corinne's daughter, a note on the Memorial Meeting held in her honor and the text of the many tributes read at the event. The rear... Read more
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$150.00
Eleanor Roosevelt on the Meaning of Civil Rights

Eleanor Roosevelt on the Meaning of Civil Rights

by ELEANOR ROOSEVELT


"Something has to happen to people's souls before they are going to give the rights of citizenship to all the people of our country, regardless of color or creed. That does not mean you have to ask them to dinner. It only means giving them the rights that go with citizenship." ELEANOR ROOSEVELT.
Typed Letter Signed, to "Harry," Washington, D.C., February 19, 1944. 2 pp., 6¼ x 9¼ in. On White House stationery.
Complete Transcript

February 19, 1944

Dear... Read more
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$15,000.00
The Mozambican Woman in the Revolution

The Mozambican Woman in the Revolution

Richmond: B.C, Canada: LSM Information Center, 1974. This selection of writings on Mozambican Women deals with a number of important aspects in the struggle for the emancipation of women - Mozambican women, African women, and humanity's women. It deals as well with the relationship between women's liberation and the worldwide struggle to end all forms of oppression and exploitation; with the general revolutionary struggle of both men and women against male- and national-chauvinism, racism, colonialism... Read more
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$40.00
Women in Modern Industry.

Women in Modern Industry.

by HUTCHINS (B. L.)

London: G. Bell and Son, 1915. Book. Good+. Hard Back. xix, 315pp, plus 4pp of publishers adverts, spine shows moderate fading, tips of spine bumped, minor browning to end pages, neat ownership signature, several pages have small crease to bottom corner, overall good clean copy..
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£25.00
A Lady's Experiences in the Wild West in 1883

A Lady's Experiences in the Wild West in 1883

by Pender, Rose

Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A.: Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1985. First softcover printing (NAP) with a Foreword by novelist A.B. Guthrie, Jr. Very good uncreased copy with overall aging to paper/cover. 134 pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Book.
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$15.00
Life in Mexico During a Residence of Two Years in That Country

Life in Mexico During a Residence of Two Years in That Country

by Calderon de la Barca, Frances

Mexico City, Mexico: Ediciones Tolteca, 1952. Full-Leather. Very Good. 8vo. xx, [4], 404 pp., followed by 16 black and white reproductions of lithographs. Bound in full leather, stamping in gilt on spine, embossed endpapers, red ribbon bookmark. Very Good, corners bumped, leather rubbed at spine and extremities, internally clean. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$45.00
World War I Fight for Woman Suffrage in New York Discussed in Global Context

World War I Fight for Woman Suffrage in New York Discussed in Global Context

by [WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE]


"Men of New York State don't wait until the war is over to admit the justice and necessity of woman suffrage here. For the sake of the strength it will add to the nation, vote for woman Suffrage November 6."

The New York State Woman Suffrage Party draws on international examples and women's contributions to the war effort to urge New York men to vote for woman suffrage. [WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE].
Printed Document. "Suffrage as a War Measure," New York: National Woman Suffrage Publishing Co., October... Read more
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$200.00
Women, Power and Policy

Women, Power and Policy

by Boneparth, Ellen

New York: Pergamon Press, 1982. Paperback. Very Good +. 8vo. xii, [2], 320 pp. Bound in light brown wrappers printed in blue and white. Includes index. Very Good+, internally clean, some creasing and light wear to wrappers.
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$35.00
Esther Barugel

Esther Barugel

by Rubió, Nicolás

Buenos Aires: La Toldería, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good +. Small 4to. Unpaginated. Bound in illustrated boards. No dust jacket. Text in Spanish. Inscribed by author on title page: "Los recordaré siempre Tengo/buena memoria/N. Rubió" Very Good+, light scuffing to covers, otherwise bright and clean.
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$125.00
I Married Adventure

I Married Adventure

by Johnson, Osa

New York, NY: J. B. Lippincott, 1940. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +. 8vo. 376 p. Bound in brown and cream zebra-patterned cloth, 'Adventure' in italics on front cover and spine, deckle edge, top-edge stained red. Lacking dust jacket. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Very Good+, internally clean, minor abrasions to lower edges of binding and lower edge of rear endpapers, hinges strong and sound, small, light smudge above title on spine, rubbing and wear to extremities. Excellent... Read more
Item Price
$175.00
Compañeras

Compañeras

by Laduke, Betty

City Lights Books, 1985. Paperback. Very Good +. 8vo. xiv, [2], 126, [2] pp. Bound in illustrated wrappers. Illustrations throughout, some in full color. Very Good+ minor bump to upper corner of text block, light wear and creasing to corners of wrappers, minor overall soiling to wrappers, sunning to spine, internally clean and bright.
Item Price
$30.00
The Women's Warpath

The Women's Warpath

by Gavin, Traude

Los Angeles: UCLA, Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 1996. Hardcover. Very Good +/near fine. Folio. 100 pp. Bound in full brown cloth in illustrated dust jacket. Illustrations, chiefly full color. Very Good+, erasure marks to front flyleaf, other wise internally clean, binding bright and tight, in Near Fine dust jacket.
Item Price
$40.00
New York Society of Women Artists, 1925

New York Society of Women Artists, 1925

by Wolf, Amy J

New York: ACA Galleries, 1987. Paperback. Very Good. Small 4to. 74 pp. Perfect-bound in white wrappers, printed in black, with color cover illustrations. Black and white illustrations throughout. Includes, exhibition checklist. Very Good, soiling and light wear to wrappers, internally clean and sound.
Item Price
$50.00
Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work

Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work

by Sklar, Kathryn Kish

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1995. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. xviii, 436, [2] pp. Bound in illustrated wrappers. Black and white frontispiece portrait and black and white illustrations throughout. Very Good, light soiling to edges of text block, light curling to extremities of wrappers and a few pages, internally clean. Sound copy.
Item Price
$15.00
Revolution in the Street

Revolution in the Street

by Wood, Andrew Grant

Wilmington, DE: Scholarly Resources, 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 8vo. xxiv, 240 pp. Bound in full natral cloth stamped in red on cover and spine in illustrated dust jacket. Black and white illustrations throughout. Includes bibliography and index. Near Fine, minorwear to top and bottom edges of binding, Interior bright and clean, in Very Good+ dust jacket with light creasing and wear to extremities.
Item Price
$50.00
The Courage of Fear

The Courage of Fear

by Pitt, Roxane

New York: Duell, Sloan, & Pearce, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good-. 8vo. x, 242 pp. Bound in full gray cloth in illustrated dust jacket. Very Good, minor age-toning to pages, rubbing and age-toning to extremities of binding, small green stain to bottom edge of rear board, in Very Good- dust jacket with chipping to edges, overall rubbing and wear.
Item Price
$20.00
Colonial Days & Dames

Colonial Days & Dames

by Anne Hollingsworth Wharton

A 19th-century title about women's lives in the North American colonies. Tan leather over boards with gilt stamping on the front and spine, six raised ribs across spine. Text block is gilt on top with deckled edges. Tan marbled decorative endpapers. Protective tissue over B&W frontispiece is intact. Title page has blue & black print. Charming B&W chapter decorations.Front cover is completely separated from book. Cover is worn, especially on edges, corners, and top & heel of spine. Spine is separating... Read more
Item Price
$10.00