Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


Homeworking: Myths and Realities

By Allen, Sheila and Wolkowitz, Carol

Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1987 Analysis of waged work in the home; corner rubs, name to title page; pp x, 225. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$7.93

In Baggy Brown Breeches and a Cowboy Hat

By Turner, Norah

Rainham: Meresborough Books, 1992 Account of an eastender's wartime life as a landgirl in Kent; pp 123. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New.

$3.97

Women with X Appeal: Women Politicians in Britain Today

By Abdela, Lesley

London: Optima, 1989 Women at all levels of political life talk openly about their political convictions, and describe the ups and downs of their careers; page edges only tanned, but text is clean and spine uncreased; pp xii, 210. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$3.83

British Feminist Thought: A Reader

By Lovell, Terry

Oxford: Blackwell, 1991 Covers the history of British feminist thought in a selection of essays on major themes by influential feminists, divided into five sections: British Feminist Thought in the Second Wave, Feminism and the Historians, The Politics of Difference: Class, Race and Gender, Psychoanalysis and Feminism, and Feminist Criticism and Cultural Studies; sun-fading to spine, else as new; pp ix, 385. Reprint. Soft Cover. Fine.

$9.26

Women in Roman Britain

By Allason-Jones, Lindsay

London: British Museum, 1989 Survey of Romano-British women, examining their social status, their health and religion, family life and homes, dress, jewellery and hairstyle, and their pastimes; 68 b/w plates; slight creasing to front cover top edge, else as new; pp 208. First Edition. Pictorial Soft Cover. Fine.

$7.93

So Much to be Done: Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier

By Moynihan, Ruth B, Armitage, Susan and Dichamp, Christiane Fischer

Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1990 Women in the West series; brings to life the diversity of women's lives on the mining and ranching frontiers of the American West; some creasing to cover corners and small stain marginally affecting approx 100 page edges, but inner text is fine, clean and bright, and spine is uncreased; pp xxii, 325. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$5.29

Nurses, Gender and Sexuality

By Savage, Jan

London: Heinemann, 1987 A constructive exploration of sexuality, showing how it can undermine or be adapted to ill health, how it can affect standards of nursing care and how, through traditional gender expectations, it can influence the nurse-patient relationship; minimal library stamp, else fine; pp viii, 168. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Ex-Library.

$3.31

Three English Women in America

By Pope-Hennessy, Una

London: Century, 1987 First published in 1929, telling of the American experiences of Fanny Trollope, Fanny Kemble and Harriet Martineau; pp 304. First Thus. Pictorial Soft Cover. As New.

$5.29

Unequal Sisters: A Multicultural Reader in US Women's History
stock photo

Unequal Sisters: A Multicultural Reader in US Women's History

By Du Bois, Ellen Carol and Ruiz, Vicki L

New York: Routledge, 1990 Focusing mainly on Latinos, African American women, Asian American women, and Native American women, addressing such issues as wage work, family life, political activism, community building, and sexual difference; pp xvi, 473. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$9.26

Woman: Her Charm and Power

By Downes, Robert P

London: Charles H Kelly Undated; from the Preface: "Let me say at the outset that this book will not interest those who cherish low and unworthy views of women"; very interesting marginal pencil notes throughout; brown covers, with spine and strip to front and back in attractive blue with gilt decoration; gilt titles; some foxing to pages and top strip cut off from inner leaf; pp 361. Hard Cover. Good.

$13.22

Birth Control in the Modern World

By Draper, Elizabeth

Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1965 pp 333. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good.

$1.98