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Woman As Healer

By: Achterberg, Jeanne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Shambhala: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09486


A trace of reading and shelf wear to book and jacket. Clean copy. 241 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated. A panoramic survey of the healing activities of women from prehistoric times to the present. View more info

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Captain Gramma: Single Mom to Sky High

By: Aldrich, Nancy Welz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Binghamton, New York, Brundage Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 07593


At age 37, the author learns how to fly and eventually works her way up and over obstacles against women to become a captain for United Airlines. An inspiring story of achievement and "can do" spirit. Inscribed by the author: "To Angela, Believe in yourself / Believe in your dreams / Believe in God! / Nancy Welz Aldrich / 17 January, 2000" 139 pages with an Appendix of black and white photos, which include images of her last flight with United and paying... View more info

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Tomboy Bride

By: Backus, Harriet Fish

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Westwinds Press:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 08797


Light reading crease to spine and slight reading curl to front cover, otherwise a fine, clean copy with no writing or marks. 306 pages with some black and photos. Foreword by Pam Houston, Afterword by the author's grandson, Robert G. Walton. From the publisher: "Around the turn of the twentieth century, Harriet Fish at the age of twenty hopped on a train in Oakland and headed to Denver to begin a new life with her fiancee George Backus. After the young couple was mar... View more info

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Martha Maxwell, Rocky Mountain Naturalist (Women in the West)

By: Benson, Maxine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08796


First Bison Books printing. 335 pages with Appendices, Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Black and white photos. From the publisher: "Maxwell, called a 'modern Diana' in the popular press of her day, devoted her life to taxidermy, which she thought of 'as a fine art, subservient to science.' A childhood love of animals developed into a hobby and then, to her daughter's and husband's distress, a consuming, but never lucrative, profession. This is a biography of Maxwell. " View more info

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Sadie Brower Neakok: An Inupiaq Woman

By: Blackman, Margaret B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04301


274 pages with Bibliography, Notes and Index. Illustrated with black & white photos. View more info

Image for The Medicine Woman Inner Guidebook: A Woman's Guide to Her Unique Powers, Revised and Expanded Using the Medicine Woman Deck

The Medicine Woman Inner Guidebook: A Woman's Guide to Her Unique Powers, Revised and Expanded Using the Medicine Woman Deck

By: Bridges, Carol

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Nashville, Indiana, Earth Nation Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09502


Plastic comb binding. 8.5 x 11 inches. Barely a trace of wear. Sharp, clean copy. 270 pages, illustrated. Title page states 'Revised and Expanded,' but the copyright page indicates First Printing. Perhaps first printing of the revised, expanded edition. 1987 is the only date provided. View more info

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Napoleon's Mother

By: Decaux, Alain

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cresset Press: 1962

Seller ID: 09662


Mild shelf wear. The dust jacket is rubbed and has some light edge wear. Protected in a Mylar sleeve now. 286 with Bibliography and Index. Translated from the French by Len Ortzen. Foreword by His Imperial Highness, Prince Napoleon (Louis, Prince Napoléon, 1914 - 1997). Biography of Letizia Bonaparte, born in obscurity and became the mother of an emperor, three kings, and a queen. View more info

Image for Sister to the Sioux: The Memoirs of Elaine Goodale Eastman, 1885-91 (The Pioneer Heritage Series, Vol. 7)

Sister to the Sioux: The Memoirs of Elaine Goodale Eastman, 1885-91 (The Pioneer Heritage Series, Vol. 7)

By: Eastman, Elaine Goodale; Edited by Kay Graber

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 08795


Previous owner address label inside front cover, otherwise a fine copy. 175 pages with black and white photos. From the publisher: "In 1885 a genteel New England girl traveled to the western frontier to open a school on the Great Sioux Reservation. This book bears witness to a critical and tragic era in Lakota history and reveals the frequently contradictory attitudes of outsiders drawn to them." View more info

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Women in Law

By: Epstein, Cynthia Fuchs

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 01348


(x) 438 pages. Very light wear to boards, but the rear board bows outward slightly. Jacket price-clipped and edge-worn, with a small nick to the spine. Inscribed and dated (July 1, 1982) by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Martha--All best wishes, Cynthia Fuchs Epstein." View more info

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No Man's Land: The Place of the Woman Writer in the Twentieth Century: Volume 1: The War of the Words

By: Gilbert, Sandra M.; Gubar, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 03330


320 pages. View more info

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Woman: A Synopsis - From the Dawn of Time to the Renaissance, Volume A

By: Ide, Arthur Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mesquite, Texas, Ide House: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05057


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Woman in the Colonial South

By: Ide, Arthur Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mesquite, Texas, Ide House: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05059


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Fear of Fifty: A Midlife Memoir

By: Jong, Erica [SIGNED]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 06781


Light shelf wear and faint stain or discoloration to bottom edge of page block. Creasing to jacket's rear flap. The author has signed her name on the title page. View more info

Image for You Might As Well Live : The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker

You Might As Well Live : The Life and Times of Dorothy Parker

By: Keats, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 01636


319 pages, black & white photos. Light bumping and edge wear. Jacket is price-clipped. Small corner crease to rear flap. View more info

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Out to Work: A History of Wage-Earning Women in the United States

By: Kessler-Harris, Alice

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04509


Mild foxing to the endpapers and dust jacket flaps and edges of the page block. 400 pages with Notes and Index. View more info

Image for Wartime Washington: The Civil War Letters of Elizabeth Blair Lee

Wartime Washington: The Civil War Letters of Elizabeth Blair Lee

By: Lee, Elizabeth Blair; Edited by Virginia Jeans Laas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana, Illinois, University of Illinois Press: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 06702


552 pages, with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated. View more info

Image for The Bondage of Love: A Life of Mrs. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The Bondage of Love: A Life of Mrs. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

By: Lefebure, Molly

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Company: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 05799


A clean, solid copy with barely a hint of wear. 287 pages with Notes, Selected Bibliography, and Index. Black and white illustrations. View more info

Image for A History of Having a Great Many Times Not Continued to Be Friends: Mabel Dodge and Gertrude Stein, 1911-1996

A History of Having a Great Many Times Not Continued to Be Friends: Mabel Dodge and Gertrude Stein, 1911-1996

By: Luhan, Mabel Dodge

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, University of New Mexico Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07950


303 pages with Bibliography and Index. Black and white illustrations. View more info

Image for Birchbark Belles: Women on the Michigan Frontier

Birchbark Belles: Women on the Michigan Frontier

By: Massie, Larry B. (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Allegan Forest, Michigan, Priscilla Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 07125


From the back of the book: "Stories of 31 diverse women who had a t least one thing in common--the Michigan frontier experience." 307 pages with Notes, Sources Cited, and Index. Reproductions of historic prints and photographs illustrate the text. Signed by the author to the previous owners. View more info

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The Texas Business and Professional Woman, Vol. XXXIII, No. 8 - February 1967

By: Scott, Beth (Editor)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Texas, Texas Federation business and Professional Women's Clubs: 1967

Seller ID: 09487


Very slight age toning and a small amount of creasing in the middle of the bottom edge, likely from a paper clip. Scarce copy of this 1960s newsletter, which belonged to Mary Ann Faust, shown with Governor John Connally in the photograph on the cover. Faust was State Women in Government Chairman and witnessed Governor Connally create the Status of Women Commission for Texas. In the related article on page 3, Connally says that the 20-member commission was formed "to deve... View more info