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Aunt Sally; Or, The Cross the Way of Freedom. A Narrative of the Slave-Life and Purchase of the Mother of Reverand Isaac Williams, of Detroit, MI, 1859.

[Abolition]. Aunt Sally; Or, the Cross The Way of Freedom. A Narrative of the Slave-Life and Purchase of the Mother of Rev. Isaac Williams, of Detroit, Michigan. Cincinnati: American Reform Tract and Book Society, 1859.
Small 8vo.; frontispiece engraving of "Aunt Sally," other engravings...

Aunt Sally; Or, The Cross the Way of Freedom.  A Narrative of the Slave-Life and Purchase of the Mot

Fields, Annie.

Authors and Friends.

White, Mrs. Mary.

Autobiography.

Autobiography.

Besant, Annie.

Autobiography, An.

Stein, Gertrude.

Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, The.

[Stein, Gertrude]. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas. With 17 illustrations. London: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd., (1933).
8vo.; photographically illustrated; hinges tender; 1950 ownership signature on front endpaper; tan cloth, stamped in blue with the "Rose is a rose" circular stamp on...

Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, The.

Roosevelt, Eleanor.

Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt, The.

Roosevelt, Eleanor. The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt. New York: Harper & Brothers, (1961).
8vo.; 24 pages of photographs; blue cloth stamped in gilt; red and white dust-jacket with light wear to spine and edges.
First edition, so stated, of Eleanor's last book. Inscribed to her son...

Jones, Mother) Parton, Mary Field, ed.

Autobiography of Mother Jones.

Inscribed By Mother Jones, Age 96
[Jones, Mother]. Parton, Mary Field, editor. Autobiography of Mother Jones. Introduction by Clarence Darrow. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr, 1925.
8vo.; frontispiece photograph of Mother Jones; contemporary newspaper clipping (about union action) pasted to rear...

Autobiography of Mother Jones.

Jones, Mother.

Autobiography of Mother Jones, The.

In Dust-Jacket
[Jones, Mother]. Parton, Mary Field, editor. Autobiography of Mother Jones. Edited by Mary Field Parton. Introduction by Clarence Darrow. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1925.
8vo.; frontispiece photograph of Mother Jones; blue cloth, stamped in black; tan dust-jacket,...

Autobiography of Mother Jones, The.

Anthony, Susan B.

Autograph Album.

THE "IT" PARADE
Anthony, Susan B., Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Belva Lockwood, Clara Barton, Frances E. Willard, and
others. Autograph Album. 1880-1892.
Oblong 12mo.; unlined pages; full red morocco with "Autographs" in decorated border in gilt on front
board; couple of leaves detached; light wear...

Autograph Album.

Suffrage - CA] California Suffrage Campaign.

Autograph Book.

Diaries] Talbot, Mary Anne.

Autograph journal of a continental tour.

A PRE-PHILANTHROPY TRIP
[Travel] Talbot, Mary Anne. Holograph Journal: Continental Tour. April 20, 1818-March
1819; "rewritten in 1822."
12mo.; green morocco, stamped in gilt; a.e.g.; several pages partially excised; neatly rebacked.
A lengthy journal - approximately 25,000 words - by...

Corp, Harriet.

LETTER: Autograph letter signed, "H. Corp," to an editor, regarding her ANTIDOTE…

Corp, Harriet. Autograph letter signed, "H. Corp," September 18, 1908; two pages.
Corp, an English writer of religious and didactic fiction, discusses her correspondent's
"corrections" to her "Sequel" to her "Antidote" to John Beresford's "Miseries of Human Life', and
her knowledge of the...

International] Samper, Soledad Acosta.

MANUSCRIPT: Historia del Istmo de Panamá

Unpublished Manuscript By An Important Latin American Feminist
Acosta de Samper, Soledad. Autograph Manuscript, Historia del Istmo de Panamá. 1902.
8vo.; 4 volumes; three-quarter cloth; annotated and cancel pages tipped-in, affixed, or otherwise present throughout; toning and occasional...

Roosevelt, Eleanor.

Autograph poem signed.

Roosevelt, Eleanor. Autograph poem, signed "E.R.," c. late 1930s; "The History of a Blue Sweater."
Single leaf; White House letterhead imprinted in gilt; with transcription and black and white photo of Eleanor knitting. Framed.
Text of poem:
The History of a blue Sweater
I've...

Stanton, Elizabeth Cady.

Autograph Postcard to Lucy Stone.

Dickinson, Anna.

Autograph sentiment signed, “Anna E. Dickinson,”

"Above All Things Liberty!"
Anna E. Dickinson Autograph Sentiment Signed
Dickinson, Anna E. Autograph sentiment signed, "Anna E. Dickinson," [September?] 5, 1871; one ca. 4 x 6 ¾ -inch leaf; torn from (likely an) autograph book; with 1873 note by G.H. Kerr on verso.
A small leaf,...

Hellman, Lillian.

Autumn Garden, The.

Inscribed To Lionel Trilling
Hellman, Lillian. The Autumn Garden. A Play in Three Acts. Boston: Little, Brown...,1952.
Slim 8vo.; orange cloth, head of spine frayed; brown dust-jacket, edgeworn with a few small chips.        
First edition, third printing of Hellman's penultimate original...

Autumn Garden, The.

International - Brazil] Orta, Thereza Margarida.

Aventuras de Diofanes.

Third Edition of
Brazil's First Novel:
Written by a Woman
[Brazil]. [Orta, Thereza Margarida]. De Gusmao, Alexandre, pseud. Aventuras de Diofanes. Lisboa: Na Regia Officina Typografica, 1790.
8vo.; all edges stained red; full calf, spine stamped in gilt; covers rubbed, but interior sound....

Cookbooks] Jewish Women's Relief Association.

A Book for a Cook

A Book for a Cook

Suffrage]

A Million Women Appeal to the Voters of New York for Justice.

[Suffrage] A Million Women Appeal to the Voters of New York for Justice. New York: Empire State Campaign Committee, n.d. (ca. 1919).
Broadside, 5 1/2 x 9"; printed black on beige stock.
(#4656407)

Labor - Lowell] Bartlett, Elisha.

A Vindication of the Character and Condition of the Females Employed in the Lowell Mills.

Three Complete Years
[Labor]. Bartlett, Elisha, M.D. A Vindication of the Character and Condition of the Females Employed in the Lowell Mills, against the charges contained in the Boston Times, and the Boston Quarterly Review. Lowell, Massachusetts: Leonard Huntress, Printer, 1841.
8vo.;...

Levitt, Helen and James Agee.

A Way of Seeing.

Levitt, Helen and James Agee. A Way of Seeing. New York: Viking Press, (1965).
Oblong 8vo.; illustrated throughout with black-and-white gravure plates; grayish-green endpapers; black cloth, stamped in white on cover and spine; pictorial dust jacket; very minor  shelf wear at top edges. In a...

Gratz, Rebecca) Byars, William Vincent, Editor.

B. and M. Gratz Merchants in Philadelphia 1754-1798.

Stark, Freya.

Baghdad Sketches.

Cookbooks] Ames, Mary Ellis, ed.

Balanced Recipes.

Goldin, Nan.

Ballad of Sexual Dependency, The.

Goldin, Nan. The Ballad of Sexual Dependency. New York: Aperture, (1986).
Oblong 8vo.; illustrated throughout with color photographs; dark blue endpapers; blue cloth backed blue paper boards, embossed on front board; stamped in gilt on spine; pictorial color dust jacket. In a specially made...

McCullers, Carson.

Ballad of the Sad Café, The.

Inscribed to Lousie Dahl-Wolfe
McCullers, Carson. The Ballad Of The Sad Café. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (1951).
8vo.; preliminaries lightly tanned; orange paper-covered boards, tips lightly bumped.
First edition of the collection whose title story Edward Albee would adapt for the stage...

McCullers, Carson.

Ballad of the Sad Café, The.

Finance] Women's Department, Alliance Bank.

Bank Notes for Women.

Bank Notes for Women.

Breshkovsky, Catherine) Boston Groupe of Russian Socialist Revolutionary Party.

Banquet Menu.

Breshkovsky's 1904-05 US fundraising tour
A remarkable survival
Breshkovsky, Catherine [Mme. Katerina Breshkovskaya.] Banquet Menu and Program. 1905.
Card folded to make four pages each 3 ¾ x 6 inches; three sides printed, including a photographic first page.
Remarkably preserved menu...

Norman, Dorothy, her copy) Slade, Madeleine.

Bapu's Letters to Mira, 1929-1948.

Inscribed in 1952 by the Head of Gandhi's ashram in Ahmedabad to Dorothy Norman.

Legal] Anonymous.

Baron and Feme.

[Legal issues]. (Anonymous) Baron and Feme. A treatise on the common law concerning husbands and wives. The second edition, with large additions. [London:] Savoy: Printed…for John Walthoe, in the Middle Temple Cloysters, 1719.
8vo.; contemporary calf; endpapers and blanks darkened.     
...

Baron and Feme.

Astell, Mary) Wotton, Mr.

Bart'lemy Fair. BOUND WITH Some Reflections Upon Marriage.

[Astell, Mary].  Some Reflections Upon Marriage.  With Additions. London: Printed for William Parker, at the King's Head in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1730.
8vo.; two titles bound together; heavy laid paper, lightly and evenly yellowed throughout; previous bookowner's heraldic labels on front...

Suffrage, in #5402] Howe, Julia Ward.

Battle Hymn of the Republic / Suffrage Song to be Sung to the Tune fo "America." on verso.

Howe, Julia Ward. Handbill: "Battle Hymn of the Republic", with "Suffrage Song To Be Sung to the tune of "AMERICA." [NP]: [ND, but c. 1905-1920].
Handbill: 5-3/8 x 8"; printed on off-white stock (both sides); creased and rumpled; small notch from bottom edge; good.
Music was an important...

Battle Hymn of the Republic / Suffrage Song to be Sung to the Tune fo “America.” on verso.

Chopin, Kate.

Bayou Folk.

Chopin, Kate. Bayou Folk. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1894.
8vo.; contemporary ownership signature on first blank; grey uncoated endpapers; green cloth, spine stamped in gilt; covers lightly rubbed, spine evenly faded; a quite handsome copy.
First edition of Chopin's...

Bayou Folk.

Chopin, Kate.

Bayou Folk.

Chopin, Kate. Bayou Folk. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1894.
8vo.; hinges cracked; olive coated endpapers; green cloth, stamped in gilt; spine browned; extremities frayed.
First edition. One page of ads for fiction from Houghton Mifflin. Trade binding designed by Sarah Wyman...

Chopin, Kate.

Bayou Folk.

RARE INSCRIPTION
Chopin, Kate. Bayou Folk. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1895.
8vo.; green cloth, stamped in gilt; light wear.
Second edition, in the binding designed by Sarah Wyman Whitman; 500 copies; preceded by the
first edition of 1250 copies a year earlier. Chopin's...

Bayou Folk.

Roberts, Eliza.

Beauties of Rousseau, The.

From The Library Of The Duke Of Bedford:
The First "Edition" Of Rousseau's Work By A Woman
(Roberts, Eliza). The Beauties of Rousseau; Selected By a Lady... London: T. Hookham, 1788.
2 vols., 8vo.; signed "Woburn Abbey" binding; marbled calf boards, intricately stamped in gilt; lightly...

Woodhull, Victoria)

Beecher-Tilton War, The.

(Woodhull, Victoria.) Anonymous. The Beecher-Tilton War. Theodore Tilton's Full Statement of the Great Preacher's Guilt. What Frank Moulton Had To Say. The Documents and Letters from Both Sides. New York: A Book of Reference, [1874].
Slim 8vo.; printed wrappers; lightly soiled; edgeworn; spine...

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