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MANY LIVES - ONE LOVE

by BUTCHER, Fanny

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
(1972)
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780060105891
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New York: Harper & Row, (1972). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/price-clipped. photographs. 8vo, 463 pages, orange cloth; faint spotts on top panel of dj Butcher was the Chicago Tribune literary editor. Curiously, she also owned a book store. . She wrote individual chapters about Cather, Sandburg, Mencken, Stein, Hemingway, Ferber, Sinclair Lewis; but mentions her experiences with many… Read more
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TWENTY YEARS AT HULL HOUSE

by ADDAMS, Jane

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1910
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Very Good
Edition
First printing
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New York: Macmillan, 1910. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Norah Hamilton. 8vo; ix, 462 pages, cocked, variant publisher's binding lacking the picture of Hull House on the top cover and the title, but titled with imprint on the spine. Classic autobiography by this great lady who invented settlement houses, and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.… Read more
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Miss U"

by Utinsky, Margaret

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth printing
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£57.65

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San Antonio, TX: Naylor Company, 1948. Fourth printing. Hardcover. Very Good/price-clipped. 8vo, green cloth, map endpapers, one section of photographs Inscribed To Ramona Gatewood in 1954. Utinsky lead the Underground in the Philippines for three years. " 'Miss U' took every chance, ran every risk, and underwent torture in order to help the poor men behind… Read more
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Voyage Aux Etats-Unis D'Amerique,

by Wright, Frances. Frances Wright D'Arusmont

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1822
Condition
Good
Edition
First French Language edition
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£345.92

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Paris: Chez Bechet, 1822. First French Language edition. Original Boards. Good. 8vo, xiv, 351; vi, 359 pages, untrimmed in contemporary boards. Very scarce. Attracted by the ideals of the "Declaration of Independence", Fanny Wright traveled extensively through the U.S.A. tracking how those ideals were being realized. In France, who became almost like a daughter… Read more
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Life of Esther De Berdt,

by Reed, William Bradford

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1853
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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£230.61

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Philadelphia: Privately Printed by C. Sherman, 1853. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo, 336 pages, original cloth, spine lightly sunned. Scarce. Londoner Esther De Berdt married an American lawyer and re-located to Philadelphia in 1770. As part of the Philadelphia gentry, she met many of the important Colonists, including Gen. George Washington. Initially opposed, she warmed to… Read more
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Linden Leaves Saga of 1931 at Lindenwood College

by Weber, Helen (Editor)

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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£19.22

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St. Charles, MO, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to, 167 pages, green embossed yearbook-style binding; Ex libris E. Lucile Fritz, with many, many inscriptions from freshman classmates and faculty. Lindenwood College is now Lindenwood University ( of course!). "Founded in 1827 by George Champlin Sibley and Mary Easton Sibley as The Lindenwood School for Girls, it… Read more
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WE CHINESE WOMEN

by CHIANG KAI-SHEK, Madame ( Chiang, Mayling Soong)

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
n.d. (1942)
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American edition
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£11.53

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New York: John Day, n.d. (1942). First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Small 8vo, 55 pages, vg pink cloth; darkened dj spine nicked at heel Includes, "My boys, the Flying Tigers", "China Emergent," "Of Women and Men," "East Speaks to West"
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OUR OWN LADY" A Sketch

by Rosseter- Willard, Alice

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Thomas J. Joyce And Company
Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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£23.06

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Chicago: Pettibone & Company, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Good. photos. 8vo, 171 pages, green cloth lightly spotted. Hagiographical account of Mrs. Bertha Baur, one of the great civic leaders of Chicago. She rose from being the secretary to four Chicago Postmasters, and became a millionaire, a suffragette, a lawyer [ she graduated from the Kent College of Law… Read more
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