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Structures of Patriarchy: The State, the Community & the Household

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44609426


0862327733 254 pages including index. "Challenges the assumption that state-directed development in Asia is gender-neutral." - Feminist Studies. Various cosmetic defects but binding remains sound. Decent working copy. View more info

Living the Changes

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Univ of Manitoba Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44600814


0887556248 280 pages. Explores the nature and extent of women's changing realities. Prior owner's name upon half-title page. Unmarked. Moderate wear. View more info

Widening Sphere: Changing Roles of Victorian Women

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Indiana University Press: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 86603678


0253365406 326 pages including index. Debunks some of the myths surrounding the Victorian woman and alters stereotypes on which many of today's oppressive social customs are based. Average wear. Usual library markings. Solid working copy. View more info

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The Female Autograph: Theory and Practice of Autobiography from the Tenth to the Twentieth Century

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A., University Of Chicago Press: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 866A5761


0226771210 244 pages. "Original essays which comprise a fascinating investigation into women's strategies for writing the self." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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So Much to Be Done: Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier (Women in the West)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, University of Nebraska Press: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 866A9981


0803231342 325 pages. Bibliography. "The best collection of its kind I know." - Lillian Schlissel, author of Woman's Diaries of the Overland Trail. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Bold in Her Breeches: Woman Pirates Across the Ages

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Pandora: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 734A3917


0044408927 283 pages. Black and white photographic plates. "Takes a wholly fresh look at these mythical figures and places them in there true historical and cultural contexts." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. View more info

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Women's Declaration - Contemporary Women Artists' Exhibition

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: China, Hu Bei Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 639C5307


7539416327 309 pages. Signed and inscribed atop first leaf by Lynda Kirby, one of the artists featured in this exhibition catalogue. Profusely illustrated with plates in colour and black and white. Exhibition for a Chinese exhibit featuring both Canadian and Chinese women artists including: Alice Mansell; Tawny Maclachlan Capon; Gerda Hofman; Debbie Knevevich; Sheila Norgate; Anne Jones; Karen Cain; Donna Boyko; Lynda Kirby; Nana Cook; Cheisey Dionne Braham; Mickie Ac... View more info

British Columbia reconsidered: Essays on women

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Press Gang Publishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86604300


0889740380 451 pages including selected bibliography. "Explores the rich and complex experiences of women from the eighteenth century to the present." - from back cover. Prior owner names upon half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. Solid clean copy. View more info

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Returning the Gaze: Essays on Racism, Feminism and Politics

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Sister Vision Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 446A4744


0920813550 326 pages. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

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Widows in African Societies: Choices and Constraints

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Stanford University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 241G4546


0804712999 309 pages. References. Index. "The first comparative anthropological study of widow-hood in Africa, comprising ten case studies that cover a broad spectrum of societies in different parts of the continent." - from dust jacket. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade cover. A sound copy. View more info

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The First JC/WIN Catalog

By: Amend, Kate; Taylor, Mary Ross

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, JC/WIN, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349H2186


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 cover. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, January (Jan.) 10, 1971 - Libertarianism Cover

By: Amis, Kinglsey; Conquest, Robert; Gornick, Vivian; Ressotto, Louis Jr.; Moraes, Dom; Goodman, Walter; Furlong, William B.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4128


108 pages. Features: Libertarian color cover photo; Beautiful color fashion ads; A short 'educational dictionary'; Wildly colorful two-page photo fashion ad for Fire Islander; Lady Manhattan two-page ad reads 'A little girl's shirt is sexy whan a big girl wears it'; Sony/Superscope radio/cassette ad features Mrs. Claus in rocking chair; Women's Consciousness; The New Right Credo - Libertarianism - article with photos of Baruch Spinoza, Robert Heinlein, Ayn Rand, Karl H... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, November (Nov.) 2, 1975 - Andre Malraux Speaks With Pablo Picasso

By: Baker, Russell; Yergin, Daniel; Malraux, Andre; Harrington, Michael; Rivers, Caryl; Daley, Robert; Sprigg, June; Watson, John H.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G3949


104 pages. Features: Amazing cover photo of North Sea oil platform; One-page color-photo fur industry ad shows three ladies in long fur coats eating long submarine sandwiches; North Sea Oil - Britain Drills - and Prays; CUNY (City University of New York) - Keep Open Admissions Open; Can a Woman Be Liberated and Married?; Petrocelli ad features their Flex-arm-atic; Beautiful Rosanna sweater ad; The High Price of Treasure - salvaging the Spanish galleon Atocha off the Fl... View more info

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Growth of the First Metis Nation and the Role of Aboriginal Women in the Fur Trade

By: Barber, Christel; et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, F.N.E.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 738C7570


184 pages. A curriculum resource guide. Designed to provide additional information to existing grade ten social studies texts focusing on the development of western Canada. Presents sixteen lessons which touch on: Pre-contact trading; The Beginning of the Fur Trade; Marriage Customs of the Fur Trade; Women between two cultures; The family of mixed ancestry; The emergence of Metis identity; The lives of Metis; Two profiles of George Simpson; Extension of the fur trade ... View more info

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Pioneers in Skirts: The Women's Stories From The BC/Yukon Area

By: BC/Yukon Area 79 Archives Committee

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, BC/Yukon Area 79 Archives Committee: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155H0895


4939462803 108 pages. Presents the stories of eighteen British Columbia/Yukon women who, with the assistance of A.A., recovered from alcoholism. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

PMS: Women Tell Women How to Control Premenstrual Syndrome

By: Bender, Stephanie Degraff; Kelleher Kathleen

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Oakland, CA, U.S.A., New Harbinger Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 65108575


1572240520 242 pages including index. Therapist author shares her successful program for treating psychological and physical symptoms of PMS. Shows how PMS damages self-esteem, family, personal relationships, and career. Teaches women to communicate about PMS and thus relieve the guilt and other bad feelings arising from PMS. Explains how to record and chart PMS symptoms - the ONLY - way in which PMS can be diagnosed. Presents the latest diet, vitamins, exercise, an... View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 -  The Women of Mexico Awake

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 21, 1926 - The Women of Mexico Awake

By: Benson, Allan L.; Collins, Joseph; Welliver, J.C.; Barton, William E.; Cameron, Charles D.; Finger, Charles J.; Bowyer, Helen; MacDonald, Paul; barker, S. Omar; Howe, J. Olin; Faris, J.T.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4920


32 pages. Features: The Loneliest Man in New York - an intimate study of Frank A. Munsey by one of his former newspaper executives; Through the colored glasses of Freudism the doctor looks at Judy O'Grady and the Colonel's Lady - and decides that Freud should be repudiated; Building Good Roads by Gasoline - income from tolls, gas tax and licenses pays for U.S. roads; America's Scattered Children - the American flag flies in Alaska and more than halfway across the Pacifi... View more info

Image for Woman's Own - The National Women's Weekly Magazine, 29 June 1963: Clara Hansen - The English Woman of Shangri-La / Teddy Tinling

Woman's Own - The National Women's Weekly Magazine, 29 June 1963: Clara Hansen - The English Woman of Shangri-La / Teddy Tinling

By: Beresford, Elisabeth; Maltz, Maxwell; Duganne, Phyllis; Wheatley, Dennis; Dickens, Monica; Nichols, Beverley; Knox, Collie

Price: $199.95

Publisher: U.K., George Newnes Limited: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0474


80 pages. Features: I Get Along Without You Very Well (fiction); The English Woman of Shangri-La - Clara Hansen - colour-photo-illustrated article; Choosing the Job That's Right For You; A Career in Fashion?; Song in Her Heart (fiction); The Guilty Parents You Can't Punish; Hoover steam iron ad features photo of woman handcuffed to iron; Once and Forever (short story); Teddy Tinling - photo-illustrated article on the man who brought glamour to Wimbledon; The Private Li... View more info

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That Lonesome Road - The Autobiography of Carrie M. Best

By: Best C.M. LL.D., Carrie M.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Canada, Clarion Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 422H3011


258 pages. Colour photo portrait of Ms. Best. Numerous black and white reproductions of photos in text. "A woman of outstanding worth, a tenacious crusader for good and noble causes, a gracious lady who has devoted her life and her generous gifts to the betterment of the human condition. She has given hope and dignity to her own race and is an example and inspiration to all people in both word and work. Poet, journalist, informed commentator, incisive critic, Mr... View more info

A Mother's Little Instruction Book (Little Instruction Book Series , No 6)

By: Birtles, Jasmine

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Macmillan UK: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44606756


0752211048 128 pages. Provides the wipe-clean facts on the sticky and strenuous world of sons and daughters. It's grown-up, it's good value and, above all, it's for you. Because it's rough being a mother; after all, if it were easy, fathers would do it! View more info