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A Woman in her Prime

A Woman in her Prime

by [POSTCOLONIAL LITERATURE] KONADU, S.A. (Samuel Asare)

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1967
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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1967. First Edition. First Impression. Octavo (19cm); dark purplish brown paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [viii],108,[4]pp. Early owner's ink name ("J. Braidwood, 28-5-69") to front endpaper, text edges and endpapers foxed; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 18s. net), gently spine-sunned and lightly edgeworn, with a few tiny nicks and… Read more about this item
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Woman, In All Ages and Nations; A Complete and Authentic History of the Manners and Customs, Character and Condition of The Female Sex, In Civilized and Savage Countries, from The Earliest Ages to The Present Time
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Woman, In All Ages and Nations; A Complete and Authentic History of the Manners and Customs, Character and Condition of The Female Sex, In Civilized and Savage Countries, from The Earliest Ages to The Present Time

by NICHOLS, Dr. Thomas

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Reprint
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1855
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New York: Fowlers and Wells, 1855. Reprint. Octavo. 19cm. Publisher's embossed brown cloth titled in gilt to spine. 210pp. + [16pp ads to rear]. The cloth is strong and durable, but faded to the spine panel, faded to spine and extremities, and with some splash marks and discoloration to the boards. A good, strong little copy with some signs… Read more about this item
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A Collection of Sample Books, Course Material and Mid-Century Fabric Design Pieces From the North Carolina State College Textile School

by [WOMEN'S HISTORY] [TEXTILE INDUSTRY] TOOLY, Sidney Anne

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c. 1940's-1950's
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North Carolina, c. 1940's-1950's. Five Quarto sized binders, [4] constructed of heavy card, and [1] a 30cm black heavy duty rexine bound clamp binder labeled "Confined-Gingham" to the front cover. Assorted fabric sample booklets, numerous associated fabric samples etc. Binder 1: "Confined Gingham" 88pp black card ring binder. 300+ mounted fabric samples in varying sizes, and a… Read more about this item
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Storm Child: A Three Fold Novel

Storm Child: A Three Fold Novel

by CARMEN, Ruth

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1937
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New York: John C. Yorston Publishing Co, 1937. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm); green cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in gilt to spine and front cover; dustjacket; 321pp; illus. Beginning oxidation to spine gilt, with touches of discoloration to cloth; very good. Dustjacket unclipped, with light edgewear and gentle sunning to spine; a good, strong, clean copy. Novelized… Read more about this item
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Women at Yale; Liberating a College Campus

Women at Yale; Liberating a College Campus

by LEVER, Janet [with] SCHWARTZ, Pepper

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1971
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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1971. First Edition. Octavo. 21cm. Publisher's blue cloth titled in silver gilt to spine. Dustjacket. 274pp. Very light wear to extremities of the cloth, with a triangle of offset staining to the cloth that appears to have been transferred from the verso of the jacket onto a corner of the rear board; inoffensive but noteworthy. A very… Read more about this item
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The Privilege

The Privilege

by KUMIN, Maxine

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First Edition
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1965
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New York: Harper & Row, 1965. First Edition. First edition. Generic bookplate signed by the author is loosely laid-in at title page. Somewhat uncommon in hardcover, issued also in paper. Clean, tight and unmarked with a very slight forward slant to binding; Near Fine. In the original dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $3.95 on front flap), sun faded and with faint… Read more about this item
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Corregidora

Corregidora

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] JONES, Gayl

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First U.K. Edition
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1988
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London: Camden Press Ltd, 1988. First U.K. Edition. First Impression, a trade paperback original. Octavo (21cm); original glossy pictorial card wrappers; [vi],[3],4-185,[1]pp. Modest external wear, dust-soil to text edges, with some surface staining to upper corner tips; Very Good+. UK edition of Jones's debut novel (published in the U.S. in 1974), edited and championed by Toni Morrison, who was… Read more about this item
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Living My Life

Living My Life

by [ANARCHISM] GOLDMAN, Emma

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Published
1931
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. First Edition. First Printing. Two large octavo volumes (24.5cm); pale blue cloth, with titles stamped in navy blue on spines and front covers; charcoal gray topstains; dustjackets; xi,[3],4-503,[1]; [viii],[504]-993,xvipp; illus. Spines and upper board edges gently sunned, light wear to spine ends, upper board corners on Vol.1 gently tapped (though still sharp), with… Read more about this item
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The Trial of Ruth Snyder & Judd Gray [Series Title: Notable American Trials]

The Trial of Ruth Snyder & Judd Gray [Series Title: Notable American Trials]

by KOBLER, John (ed)

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1938
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New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1938. First Edition. First printing. Octavo. Red cloth hardcover, stamped in black and gilt on spine; dustjacket; xvi,[1]-377pp; frontispiece and seven inserted leaves of photographic plates (halftones). A tight, clean, Near Fine copy. In the original dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $3.50 on front flap); sunned but legible on spine panel and with a shallow… Read more about this item
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Radicalism in Religion, Philosophy, and Social Life; Four Papers from the Boston Courier for 1858

Radicalism in Religion, Philosophy, and Social Life; Four Papers from the Boston Courier for 1858

by [LUNT, George]

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1858
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1858. First Edition. First printing. 12mo (18cm); publisher's brown embossed cloth; 79pp. Front and rear endpapers have been excised; moderate aging and wear to cloth; complete and Good. Lunt (1803-1885) was chief editor of the Boston Daily Courier from 1857-1863. The four articles reprinted here are titled "Revival Sermons;" "Mr. Ralph Waldo… Read more about this item
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Americanah [Signed]
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Americanah [Signed]

by [POSTCOLONIAL LITERATURE] ADICHIE, Chimamanda Ngozi

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First U.K. Edition
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2013
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London: Fourth Estate, 2013. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (24cm); red paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [vi],[4],5-477,[5]pp. Signed by the author on the title page. Base of spine gently nudged, else Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped (priced £20), with a faint sticker shadow to lower left corner of rear panel, and… Read more about this item
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Conversations with Toni Morrison

Conversations with Toni Morrison

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] MORRISON, Toni (interviews); TAYLOR-GUTHRIE, Danille (editor)

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Published
1994
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Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1994. First Edition. First Printing, cloth issue. Octavo (23.5cm); beige cloth, with titles stamped in metallic red on spine; dustjacket; xviii,293,[1]pp. A few faint foxed spots to upper edge of textblock, else Fine in a Fine dustjacket. An extensive collection of interviews between the Nobel Prize-winning author and a variety of individuals over the… Read more about this item
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Krik? Krak!

Krik? Krak!

by DANTICAT, Edwidge

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Published
1996
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New York: Soho, 1996. First Edition. First printing. Small octavo; cloth-backed boards; 224,(4)pp. A fine, apparently unread copy. In the original dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $20.00 on front flap), crisp and unworn, Fine. The Haitian-American author's acclaimed second book, a collection of short stories. National Book Award finalist; the fifth story in the collection, "Between the Pool and… Read more about this item
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Further Poems of Emily Dickinson, Withheld From Publication By Her Sister Lavinia

Further Poems of Emily Dickinson, Withheld From Publication By Her Sister Lavinia

by DICKINSON, Emily; Martha Dickinson Bianchi and Alfred Leete Hampson, eds

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1929
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co, 1929. Fifth printing, in the same year as the first. Small octavo (20cm). Green cloth titled in gilt on spine and front cover; dustjacket; xx,[1]-210pp. Tight, straight and clean, free of markings or significant wear; Near Fine. In the original dustwrapper, price-clipped, chipped on front and rear panels (not affecting text); Very Good. An… Read more about this item
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Lively Days: Some Memoirs of Margaret Homer Shurcliff

Lively Days: Some Memoirs of Margaret Homer Shurcliff

by [CAMPANOLOGY] SHURCLIFF, Margaret Homer; Alice W. Shurcliff, ed

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1965
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Taipei: Literature House, Ltd, 1965. First Edition. Octavo (24cm). Brown cloth spine over pale blue linen-covered boards; 112pp; illus. Slight bowing to boards; still a tight, clean, Very Good or better copy. Lengthy presentation inscription to front endpaper from a Betty Spencer, who from context appears to have been acquainted with the author and an avid member of the… Read more about this item
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Narrative of Sojourner Truth; A Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century; with a History of Her Labors and Correspondence, Drawn From Her
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Narrative of Sojourner Truth; A Bondswoman of Olden Time, Emancipated by the New York Legislature in the Early Part of the Present Century; with a History of Her Labors and Correspondence, Drawn From Her "Book of Life.

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] TRUTH, Sojourner (text); [GILBERT, Olive and Frances W. Titus] (editors); GARRISON, William Lloyd (preface)

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First Revised Edition
Published
1875
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Boston: Published for the Author, 1875. First Revised Edition. First Printing. Octavo (19.75cm); dark blue-green cloth, with titling and portrait of the author stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; xii,[13]-324pp, with an engraved tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of the author, and the errata slip tipped onto the preface at gutter. Contemporary ink ownership inscription to front pastedown ("L.G.… Read more about this item
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The Feminine Mystique

The Feminine Mystique

by [WOMEN'S HISTORY] FRIEDAN, Betty

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Published
1963
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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1963. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (22.25cm); red paper-covered boards, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [7],8-410,[6]pp. Base of spine gently nudged, with a touch of sunning to spine ends, else a fresh, Near Fine copy. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced 25/- net), gently spine-sunned, showing modest shelfwear, a few tiny nicks and… Read more about this item
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Moving to Antarctica; An Anthology of Women's Writing from

Moving to Antarctica; An Anthology of Women's Writing from "Moving Out

by KAMINSKI, Margaret

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First Edition
Published
1975
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California: Dustbooks, 1975. First Edition. Octavo. 22.5cm. Publisher's bright red cloth titled in gilt to spine and front board. Dustjacket. 163pp. Bright, clean, and attractive, in a slightly soiled predominantly white dustjacket with some light scuffing and wear, a couple of small closed tears to the upper edge and some discreet tape reinforcement to the verso of the jacket.… Read more about this item
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The Women in Hitler's Life

The Women in Hitler's Life

by ARNDT, Robert

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Published
1944
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New York: Herald Publishing Co, 1944. Pictorial staple-bound pamphlet; illus.; 23pp; illus. Small spot of darkening to front cover, else clean, tight and unmarked; Very Good. Sensational text linking Hitler to a variety of prominent women, including Leni Riefenstahl as well as Unity Freeman, the Viennese dancer "La Jana", and others. Includes a second section titled "Sexual Morality in… Read more about this item
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Medicine Woman

Medicine Woman

by ANDREWS, Lynn V.; Daniel Reeves & Fritz Scholder, illus

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First Edition
Published
1981
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New York: Harper and Row, 1981. First Edition. First printing. Octavo (22cm). Cloth-backed boards (hardcover); dustjacket; 204pp. Miniscule spot of rubbing to cloth at base of spine, else a fine copy in the original pictorial dustwrapper, unclipped (priced $13.95 on front flap), mildly toned at flap-edges but still very Near Fine. A very nice copy. Andrews' first… Read more about this item
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