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Louisa May Alcott, The Children's Friend.

[Alcott, Louisa May] Cheney, Ednah D. Louisa May Alcott, The Children's Friend. Illustrated by Lizbeth B. Comins. Boston: L. Prang and Co., (1888).
8vo.; full color frontispiece illustration with tissue-guard picturing Alcott surrounded by dozens of children and holding a copy of Little Women;...

Louisa May Alcott, The Children’s Friend.

Alcott, Louisa M.

Rose in Bloom.

Alcott To Her First Biographer:
One Of The Rarest Inscriptions Of The 19th Century
Alcott, Louisa M. Rose in Bloom. A sequel to "Eight Cousins." With illustrations. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1876.
8vo.; green cloth, stamped in blind and gilt. In a specially made quarter-morocco slipcase.
...

Alcott, Louisa May)

Little Men" Play, The.

[Alcott, Louisa May]. The "Little Men" Play. A two-act, forty-five minute play. Adapted by Elizabeth Lincoln Gould from Louisa May Alcott's famous story "Little Men." With pictures by Reginald B. Birch, illustrator of "Little Lord Faunterloy." Philadelphia/Boston: Curtis Publishing Company/Little,...

Little Men” Play, The.

Alcott, Louisa May) Harlow, Laurel.

Louisa May Alcott: A Souvenir.

The First Biography Of Alcott
[Alcott, Louisa May]. Harlow, Laurel. Louisa May Alcott: A Souvenir. With Illustrations. Boston: Samuel E. Cassino, 1889.
4to.; text blocks of 3 x 4 inches printed in the center of pages 8 ½ x 10 ½ inches; Christmas gift tag affixed to first blank; light blue...

Alcott, Louisa May, contributor) Dodge, Mary Mapes, ed.

St. Nicholas.

[Alcott, Louisa May] Dodge, Mary Mapes, editor. St. Nicholas. An illustrated magazine for young folks. Vol. XI, Part II (May 1884 - October 1884). New York: The Century Company, 1884.
4to.; ownership signature on front endpaper reads, "Edith Williams. Groton, New York"; a few closed tears and...

St. Nicholas.

Alcott, Louisa May, her copy) Proctor, Richard.

Our Place Among the Infinities.

Louisa May Alcott's Astrology And Kabbala
(Alcott, Louisa May). Proctor, Richard. A. Our Place Among Infinities...To Which Are Added Essays on the Jewish Sabbath and Astrology... New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1876.
8vo.; green cloth, stamped in gilt and blind; tips lightly worn,...

Alcott, Louisa May.

Lu Lu's Library, 3 vols.

Alcott, Louisa May.

Kitty's Class Day: A Stitch in Time Saves Nine.

Alcott, Louisa May. Kitty's Class Day: A Stitch in Time Saves Nine. Boston: Loring, 1868.
12mo.; printed wrappers, 12 pages; foxed and wrinkled but a sound copy printed on heavy paper. In a specially made cloth slipcase.
First edition; printing B (sequence possible); in the B state of the...

Alcott, Louisa May.

Concord Sketches.

Illustrated by May Alcott
(Alcott, Louisa May) Concord Sketches.  Consisting of twelve photographs from original drawings by May Alcott.  Boston: Fields, Osgood & Co., 1869.
4to.; green cloth, stamped in gilt; illustrated pages tipped-in; all edges gilt; edgeworn.
First deluxe...

Alcott, Louisa May.

Frost King, The.

A Rare Pirated Edition of Her First Book
Alcott, Louisa May.  The Frost King; or, the power of love, and how it prevailed over fear and cruelty.  Illustrated.  London: James Blackwood, 1855.
8vo.; navy cloth, stamped in blind and gilt; black-and-white Dalziel Brothers illustrations...

Alcott, Louisa May.

Hospital Sketches.

Inscribed by Her Mother to a Cousin
Alcott, Louisa May.  Hospital Sketches.  Boston: James Redpath, 1863.
8vo.; green cloth, stamped in gilt; two pages of publisher's ads in the rear; foxed; hinges tender; tips worn.  
First edition.  A presentation copy, inscribed in ink on the front...

Alcott, Louisa May.

Little Women.

Alcott, Louisa May.

Manuscript; Photographs; Textiles. (7 items total)

Textile Archive from the Alcott's Home
(Alcott, Louisa May) Textile samples from the Alcott home. Ca. 1870s.
One leaf of 8-1/2 x 11" personal stationery ("Mrs. F. Alcott Pratt"); five fabric samples loosely attached; handwritten notes in ink; recto only.
Together with:
(Alcott,...

Alcott, Louisa May.

LETTER: Autograph postcard signed.

Autograph Postcard Signed
Alcott, Louisa May. Autograph postcard signed, "L.M. Alcott," to Charles Hosmer Walcott, Concord, Mass., Sept. 22, [1879 or 1880].
U.S. postal card, 5-1/6 x 3," addressed "C. Walcott Esq./Concord, Mass."; message (approx. 50 words) written on verso. Post office...

Alcott, Louisa May.

My Rococo Watch."

A Little-Known Short Story
(Alcott, Louisa May) "My Rococo Watch" in The National Elgin Watch Company's Illustrated Almanac. Chicago: Culver, Page, Hoyne & Co., 1875.
8vo.; illustrated wrappers, string-tied; four pages of ads in the front and rear; with black-and-white cartoons and...

Alcott, Louisa May.

LETTER: Autograph letter signed, to Mrs. Williams.

Letter to an Old Family Friend
Unpublished
Alcott, Louisa May. Autograph letter signed, to Mrs. Herbert Williams. Boston; March 18, 1887.
8pp.; two leaves; 8½ x 11 inches;  rectos and versos; creased. With original envelope. In a specially made cloth slipcase.
A long, warm and...

Alcott, Louisa May.

LETTER: ALS to "Kinsman."

"the great American novel is yet to be written, & I haven't had a try at it. Can't die till I have"
Alcott, Louisa May. Autograph letter signed, "L.M.A." to "Kinsman," October 12, 1886; also signed "L. M. A." in the body of the letter; four pages, 4.5" x 7", n.p.
Two years before her death,...

Alcott, Louisa May. (Cheney, Ednah D., ed)

Life, Letters, and Journals.

All, Catherine.

Petition.

A Widow's Maritime Petition
[All, Katherine.] To the Gentlemen of the Fellowship Club in Newport. Ca. 1789-90.
One leaf, recto only; watermarked "C Olney"; uniformly browned; creased.
All's petition to the members of Newport's Fellowship Club, sent after the death of her husband,...

Allingham, Margery.

CORRESPONDENCE ARCHIVE.

Alta.

I Am Not a Practicing Angel.

Inscribed to Pauline Kael
Alta. I am Not a Practicing Angel. Foreword by Marge Piercy. Drawings by Raymond Larrett. Trumansburg, New York: The Crossing Press, 1975.
8vo.; wrappers; perfect bound; spine worn.
First edition. A presentation copy, inscribed on the verso of the upper cover...

I Am Not a Practicing Angel.

Alta.

No Visible Means of Support.

Inscribed to Gwendolyn Brooks
Alta. No Visible Means of Support. California: Shameless Hussy Press, 1971.
8vo.; printed in several colors; wrappers; stapled; staple rust stains on lower panel.
First edition of this collection of poetry. A presentation copy, inscribed inside the upper...

No Visible Means of Support.

American Female Reform Society) Burchard, Frances M.

LETTER: ALS to "Beloved Sister" (Mrs. Julia E. Brewer).

Anarchists] Haymarket Riot.

Haymarket Riot, The. 2 titles in one slipcase.

Rare Souvenirs Of The Haymarket Riot
[Haymarket Riot]. The Accused The Accusers: The Famous Speeches of the Eight Chicago Anarchists in Court. When Asked if they had anything to say why sentence should not be passed upon them. On October 7th, 8th and 9th, 1886. Chicago, Illinois. Chicago:...

Anarchists] Meserve, Gertie Vose.

LETTERS: ALS, with related material.

LETTERS: ALS, with related material.

Anderson, Christine.

Tour of Palestine and Egypt.

Anderson, Elizabeth Garrett.

LETTER: Autograph letter signed, to Elizabeth Blackwell.

ANDERSON TO BLACKWELL
Anderson, Elizabeth Garrett. Autograph letter signed, to Elizabeth Blackwell, February 7, 1871; two
pages.
In this hasty letter, Garrett Anderson - the first woman to gain a medical qualification in the United
Kingdom - expresses frustration at not being able to obtain...

LETTER: Autograph letter signed, to Elizabeth Blackwell.

Anderson, Marian)

Marian Anderson at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington Sunday, April 19, 1939.

[Anderson, Marian].  Program:  "Marian Anderson at The Lincoln Memorial in Washington  Sunday, April 9, 1939".   [Washington, DC, 1939].   
4to;  single sheet 12 x 18", folded to 6 x 9"; printed on off-white heavy stock; some age-toning to stock, else very good.
Program for Marian...

Anderson, Mary.

Woman at Work: as told to Mary Winslow.

Signed By Both Authors
Anderson, Mary. Women at Work. The Autobiography of Mary Anderson as told to Mary Winslow. Minneapolis: The University of Minnesota Press, 1951.
266 pp; yellow cloth stamped in black on spine; front panel jacket illustration of painting of women factory workers by Mary...

Woman at Work: as told to Mary Winslow.

Angelou, Maya.

And Still I Rise.

Inscribed To James Baldwin
Angelou, Maya. And Still I Rise. New York: Random House, (1978).
Slim 8vo.; edged slightly foxed; quarter cloth over dark orange paper-covered boards; decorative yellow dust-jacket; a beautiful copy. In a specially made cloth slipcase.
First edition, second...

Angelou, Maya.

On the Pulse of the Morning. The Inaugural Poem.

Angelou, Maya. On The Pulse Of The Morning. The Inaugural Poem. New York: Random House, (1993).
Small folio; unpaginated; maroon wrappers; fine.
First edition. Read by the poet at the inauguration of President William Jefferson Clinton. The poem appeared in wrappers, and then some week...

On the Pulse of the Morning.  The Inaugural Poem.

Anthologies, Poetry] Le Prade, Ruth, ed.

Debs and the Poets.

Inscribed To A Close Friend And Suffragist
[Anthologies, Poetry]. Le Prade, Ruth, editor. Debs and the Poets. With an Introduction by Upton Sinclair. Pasadena: Upton Sinclair, (1920).
8vo.; red cloth, stamped in gilt; fine.
First edition. An interesting and very late presentation copy,...

Debs and the Poets.

Anthologies, Poetry] Taggard, Genevieve, ed.

May Days: An Anthology of Verse from Masses-Liberator.

A Foundational Anthology Of Radical Literature, Inscribed
[Anthologies, Poetry]. Taggard, Genevieve, editor. May Days: An Anthology of Verse from Masses-Liberator. With Woodcuts by J.J. Lankes. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925.
8vo.; title page printed in red and black with woodcut; other...

May Days: An Anthology of Verse from Masses-Liberator.

Anthologies] Cotton, Sallie Southall.

Negro Folk Lore Stories. What Aunt Dorcas Told Little Elsie, 1923.

[Anthologies]. Cotten, Sallie Southall. Negro Folk Lore Stories. What Aunt Dorcas Told Little Elsie. Charlotte, NC: N.C. Federation of Women's Clubs, 1923.
Thin 8vo.; engraved two-color frontispiece portrait of "Aunt Dorcas" with "Little Elsie"; delicate engravings to top borders of all pages...

Negro Folk Lore Stories.  What Aunt Dorcas Told Little Elsie, 1923.

Anthology] Ed. Laura Chester.

LETTERS: Deep Down. Correspondence Archive.

The First Anthology Of American Women Poets
[Anthologies] Correspondence Archive: Rising Tides: 20th Century American Women Poets. Introduction by Anais Nin. New York: Washington Square Press, 1973.  
Together with:
Correspondence Archive: Deep Down: The New Sensual Writing by Women....

Anthology] Ed. Laura Chester.

LETTERS: Rising Tides: Correspondence Archive.

The First Anthology Of American Women Poets
[Anthologies] Correspondence Archive: Rising Tides: 20th Century American Women Poets. Introduction by Anais Nin. New York: Washington Square Press, 1973.  
Together with:
Correspondence Archive: Deep Down: The New Sensual Writing by Women....

Anthony et al) Callaway, James and Eliszabeth Cady Stanton.

Women's Bible, The: Review of. "Let Reflecting Women Think."

[Suffrage] Callaway, James. Let Reflecting Women Think [Review of the Women's Bible]. Montgomery: Brown Printing Company, (after 1895).
Broadside, 11 X 17"; light horizontal crease from folding; two copies.
Review of Elizabeth Cady Stanton's The Women's Bible (1895) by James Callaway from...

Women’s Bible, The: Review of. “Let Reflecting Women Think.”

Anthony, Susan B)

Trial of Miss Anthony for Illegal Voting…

Convicted of Voting:
The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
Anthony, Susan B. "Woman suffrage. Trial of Miss Anthony for Illegal Voting-Opinion of Judge Hunt-Verdict of Guilty Rendered." The New York Times, Thursday, June 19, 1873, p 5.
Folio; tear to margin of front page with no loss of text;...

Anthony, Susan B) Chadwick, John White, ed.

Life for Liberty, A.

A Biography Of A Major Feminist Abolitionist,
Inscribed By Another Feminist Abolitionist
To Susan B. Anthony
[Anthony, Susan B.] Chadwick, John White, ed. A Life for Liberty/Anti-Slavery and Other Letters of Sallie Holley. With Illustrations. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1899.
8vo.;...

Life for Liberty, A.

Anthony, Susan B) Dorr, Rheta Childe.

Susan B. Anthony The Woman Who Changed the Mind of a Nation.

[Anthony, Susan B.] Dorr, Rheta Childe. Susan B. Anthony: The Woman Who Changed The Mind Of A Nation. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1928.
Large 8vo, 367 pp; vertically-ribbed maroon cloth, gold-stamped title and author within a lozenge at front and spine; creamy gold endpapers; t.e.g;...

Susan B. Anthony The Woman Who Changed the Mind of a Nation.

Anthony, Susan B) Frothingham, Octavious Brooks.

Gerrit Smith: A Biography.

(Anthony, Susan B.) Frothingham, Octavious Brooks. Gerrit Smith: A Biography. New York: Putnam's, 1878.
8vo.; frontispiece engraving of Smith, original tissue guard present, foxed; red cloth, stamped in gilt; extremities covers rubbed, spine faded.
First edition of the earliest biography of...

Anthony, Susan B) Harper, Ida Husted.

Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, The…Vols. I and II.

Anthony's Life Story,
Inscribed To Her First Cousin, A Fellow Feminist
[Anthony, Susan B.] Harper, Ida Husted, The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, Including Public Addresses, Her Own Letters and Many From Her Contemporaries, Volumes I and II, Indianapolis and Kansas City: The Bowen-Merrill...

Anthony, Susan B) Harper, Ida Husted.

Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, The…Vols. I and II, with Index to Subjects (slim stapled volume).

Inscribed by Susan B. Anthony to her brother
(Anthony, Susan B.). Harper, Ida Husted. The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony, Including Public Addresses, Her Own Letters and Many from Her Contemporaries During Fifty Years. Indianapolis and Kansas City: Bowen-Merrill Company, 1899 and 1898.
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