Sort

Showing 1-20 of 40

Image for The Club Woman Magazine, April 1925

The Club Woman Magazine, April 1925

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Federation of Women's Clubs: 1925

Seller ID: 10074

Condition: Good


Soiling to covers, rubbing wear to the spine. This issue numbered pages 449 to 512. Detorit, Michigan publication with local and national Federation news and features. Numerous ads for Detrit area businesses. View more info

Image for GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, March 1938, Vol. 12, No. 6

GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, March 1938, Vol. 12, No. 6

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Women's National Republican Club, Inc.: 1938

Seller ID: 10075

Condition: Good


Edge wear, rubbing wear to spine. Stapled booklet, holding together well. Clean copy. Pages 3-50 with a few political cartoons. General political issues of the day during the Great Depression and the New Deal Era under President Roosevelt, not specifically women's issues. As this is a Republican publication, expect criticism of FDR and his policies. Contents printed on the front cover (see scanned image with this listing) are not complete. Additional articles were found. Of particular note in this issue, relevant to a current day issue, is an article about trade and tariffs, "Tariff and Shoes,... View more info

Image for GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, July 1938, Vol. 12, No. 10

GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, July 1938, Vol. 12, No. 10

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Women's National Republican Club, Inc.: 1938

Seller ID: 10076

Condition: Very Good


Mild rubbing wear. Stapled booklet, holding together well. Clean copy. Pages 3-50 with a few political cartoons. General political issues of the day during the Great Depression and the New Deal Era under President Roosevelt, not specifically women's issues. Contents, printed on the front cover (see scanned image with this listing), are incomplete. Additional articles were found. Of particular note in this issue, relevant to a current day issue, is "Socialized Medicine," by Dr. Arthur C. Christie. View more info

Image for GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, September 1938, Vol. 12, No. 12

GUIDE: The Women's National Political Review, September 1938, Vol. 12, No. 12

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Women's National Republican Club, Inc.: 1938

Seller ID: 10077

Condition: Very Good


Mild rubbing wear. Stapled booklet, holding together well. Clean copy. Pages 3-50 with a few political cartoons. General political issues of the day during the Great Depression and the New Deal Era under President Roosevelt, not specifically women's issues. Contents, printed on the front cover (see scanned image with this listing), are incomplete. Additional articles were found. Of particular note in this issue, relevant to a current day issue, is "Muzzling the Press," by William Hard, Jr., in which FDR is accused of trying to censor the press. View more info

Image for Woman As Healer

Woman As Healer

By: Achterberg, Jeanne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Shambhala: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09486

ISBN: 0877734445

Condition: Near Fine


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

Image for Captain Gramma: Single Mom to Sky High

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

ISBN: 1892451476

Condition: Fine


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 tribute at the site of the Flight 93, 9/11 crash. The author later wrote a revised and expanded edition of this book with th... View more info

Image for Tomboy Bride

Tomboy Bride

By: Backus, Harriet Fish

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Westwinds Press:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 08797

ISBN: 0871085127

Condition: Very Good


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 married, they excitedly began their new lives together. Their first journey took them about the town of Telluride near the Tombo... View more info

Image for Passing it On: An Autobiography with Spirit

Passing it On: An Autobiography with Spirit

By: Baker, Susan G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Bright Sky Press: 2010

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10209

ISBN: 1933979844

Condition: Fine


180 pages with black and white photos. Signed by the author on the title page. "Chronicling the life of the wife of politician James A Baker III, this memoir reveals the private world of a wife and mother and how her faith in God helped her through difficult times." View more info

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

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

ISBN: 0803261551

Condition: Near Fine


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

Image for Nelly Custis Lewis's Housekeeping Book

Nelly Custis Lewis's Housekeeping Book

By: Brady Schmit, Patricia (Editor and Introduction)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Orleans, The Historic New Orleans Collection and Somogy Art Publisher: 1982

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 10203

ISBN: 0917860098

Condition: Near Fine


131 pages with Glossary, Bibliography, and Index. Contents include: The Housekeeping Book, Household Management and Cookery, Medical Practices, Clothing and Clothes Care, Household and Hobby Products, Modern Methods, Editorial Methods, Recipe Listings, and Recipes. Nice, clean copy in a Mylar jacket protector. From the dust jacket: "Nelly Custis Lewis, George Washington's adopted daughter, for over thirty years was the mistress of Woodlawn, a large and elegant Virginia plantation. Plantations were virtually self-sufficient, so that recipes for household cleaners, home remedies, and the ca... View more info

Image for A Vision of Eden: The Life and Work of Marianne North (Published in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

A Vision of Eden: The Life and Work of Marianne North (Published in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)

By: Brenan, J.P.M. (Preface); Anthony Huxley (Foreword); and Brenda E. Moon (Biographical Note)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Exeter, England, Web & Bower Publishers Limited: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10490

ISBN: 0906671183

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear to boards and a bit of light foxing to the first few pages, including the title page. Rest of the book is fine. Previous owner bookplate on the front pastedown. The dust jacket has a small amount of edge wear. Travel memoir of the Victorian botanical collector and painter, Marianne North. She traveled to every continent to collect plant specimens and produced more than 800 paintings, which are now housed at the Marianne North Gallery at Kew. This is an abridge version of her memoir, originally published in 1893 under the title, Recollections of a Happy Life. This volume was published... View more info

Image for Woman Alone: A Farmhouse Journal

Woman Alone: A Farmhouse Journal

By: Burdick, Carol

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Middlebury, Vermont, Paul S. Eriksson: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 02974

ISBN: 0839786425

Condition: Fine


The jacket has a very light amount of wear at the head of the spine and the corners. A writer uses her family's old farmhouse retreat to escape the suffering of her dying parents she cares for, the problems of her children, and her frustrated efforts to create a new life after divorce. Warmly inscribed to the book's original owner ("Lucy") and signed "CB." View more info

Image for My Three Lives

My Three Lives

By: Carey, Mary

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10487

ISBN: 1571681256

Condition: Near Fine


Creasing to jacket's front flap. Stated First Edition, number line 2 to 9. Memoir ranging from Great Depression-era Texas to frontier Alaska and her "lives" as a fugitive from justice to award-winning reporter. Lengthy inscription to a family friend on the half-title page. 443 pages, black and white photos. 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

ISBN: 0803267134

Condition: Near Fine


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

Image for Women in Law

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

Condition: Very Good


(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

Image for Born for Liberty: A History of Women in America

Born for Liberty: A History of Women in America

By: Evans, Sara M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1989

Edition: BOOK CLUB EDITION

Seller ID: 10656

ISBN: 0029029902

Condition: Near Fine


386 pages with Notes and Index. Black and white photographs. View more info

Image for It Changed My Life: Writings on the Women's Movement

It Changed My Life: Writings on the Women's Movement

By: Friedan, Betty

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Random House, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10211

ISBN: 0394463986

Condition: Very Good


Nice, clean copy in a Brodart jacket protector. Very mild reading and handling wear. 388 pages of Betty Friedan's most famous speeches and articles, never before collected, with personal memories about her book that started the women's movement, "The Feminine Mystique" (1963), and new material to address the movement in the 1970s. View more info

Image for The Adventures of the Woman Homesteader: The Life and Letters of Elinore Pruitt Stewart

The Adventures of the Woman Homesteader: The Life and Letters of Elinore Pruitt Stewart

By: George, Susanne K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05768

ISBN: 080322141x

Condition: Near Fine


Upper corners bumped. 218 pages, Bibliography, Index. Portrait of the Wyoming homesteader through her unpublished and uncollected letters and the author's extensive research. The subject, Stewart, had previously published Letters of a Woman Hometeader (1914) and Letters on an Elk Hunt (1915). View more info

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

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

ISBN: 0300040059

Condition: Near Fine


320 pages. View more info

Image for Unflinching Courage: Pioneering Women Who Shaped Texas

Unflinching Courage: Pioneering Women Who Shaped Texas

By: Hutchison, Kay Bailey

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Orleans, HarperCollins Publishers: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10212

ISBN: 0062130692

Condition: Fine


358 pages with Appendix (Family Trees) and Index. A few photos and maps illustrate the text. Women featured in this book include: Jane Long, Susanna Dickinson, Emily Austin Bryan Perry, Cynthia Ann Parker, Margaret Lea Houston, Molly Dyer Goodnight, Ovetta Culp Hobby, and many more. View more info