Advanced Search

Education] (Wharton) Aunt Anne.

Bellevue.

Wharton Family Copy
[Education]. Aunt Anne [Wharton]. Bellevue. For the Children. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1862.
4to.; black-and-white salt prints throughout; full red morrocco , stamped in gilt; a.e.g.; marbled end-papers; light wear to extremities.
First edition; a Wharton...

Religion] Spencer, Anna Garlin.

Bell Street Chapel Discourses.

The First Book By Rhode Island's
First Female Minister, Inscribed
[Religion]. Spencer, Anna Garlin. Bell Street Chapel Discourses. Containing Selections from the Writing of James Eddy. Providence, Rhode Island: [Journal of Commerce Co.], [1899].
8vo.; green cloth, stamped in gilt; fine....

Bell Street Chapel Discourses.

Sontag, Susan.

Benefactor, The.

Inscribed to Eva Kollisch
Sontag. Susan. The Benefactor. New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, (1963).
8vo.; topstained black; black paper-covered boards; black cloth spine, stamped in green and white; dust-jacket, decoratively printed in black, blue and green; rubbed; spine sunned and...

Smith, E. Oakes.

Bertha and Lily.

Smith, Elizabeth Oakes. Bertha and Lily; or, The Parsonage of Beech Glen. A Romance. New York/Boston/Cincinnati: J.C. Derby/Phillips, Sampson & Co.,/H.W. Derby, 1854.
8vo.; occasional foxing; frontispiece illustration, tissue guard; brown cloth, elaborately blind-stamped, spine stamped in...

Bertha and Lily.

Judaica] Simon, Lady [Rachel]

Beside the Still Waters.

[Judaica]. Simon, Lady [Rachel]. Beside the Still Waters. Reflections on the Book of Psalms. Illustrated by Parallel Verses from Other Portions of the Scriptures. London: Greenberg & Co., 1899.
8vo.; light offsetting to endpapers; edges foxed; blue cloth, extremities bumped and faded, spine...

Beside the Still Waters.

Walker, Alice.

Best Short Stories by Negro Writers.

Annotated and Inscribed
(Walker, Alice). Hughes, Langston, ed. The Best Short Stories by Negro Writers. An Anthology from 1899 to the Present. Boston…: Little, Brown and Company, (1967).
8vo.; brown cloth; stamped in gilt and blind; white dust-jacket, printed in black, brown and orange;...

Jewett, Sarah Orne.

Betty Leicester.

Jewett, Sarah Orne.

Betty Leicester's English Xmas.

Annie Fields' Copy
Annotated by Jewett
Jewett, Sarah Orne. Betty Leicester's English Xmas. A New Chapter of an Old Story. Baltimore: Privately Printed for the Bryn Mawr School, Exmas (sic) 1894.
8vo.; t.e.g.; foxed; white cloth; decoratively stamped in gilt; gold cloth dust-jacket; spine...

Arendt, Hannah.

Between Past and Future.

Harold Rosenberg's Annotated Copy Of Arendt's Essays
Arendt, Hannah. Between Past and Future: Six Exercises in Political Thought. New York: Viking Press, 1961.
8vo.; blue cloth; blue, black and yellow dust-jacket.     
First edition. From the library of critic and longtime Arendt intimate...

Between Past and Future.

Suffrage] Tracts of Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association. By John Hooker.

Bible and Woman Suffrage, The.

Issued by the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association
[Suffrage]. (Hooker, Isabella Beecher). Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association. Held at Hartford, September 9, 1870. Report of the executive committee. Tracts of Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association. No. 5. Hartford:...

Anthony, Susan B., her copy)

Bible for Children, The.

[Anthony, Susan B.] [Potter, Henry Codman, ed.] The Bible for Children/Arranged from the King James Version/With Twenty-Four Full-Page Illustrations From the Old Masters. New York: The Century Co., [1902].
Large, thick 8vo.; illustrated frontispiece in sepia tones and 23 other illustrations...

Stone, Lucy.

Bible Position of Woman.

Stone, Lucy. Bible Position of Woman. Indianapolis: The Indiana Free Democrat, Thursday, December 8, 1853.  
Printed news sheets - 19 x 25" (folded to 9-1/2 x 12-1/2"), sheets disbound with discreet stab holes at right margin. In custom-made lettercase.
At the behest of Abby Kelly Foster,...

Bible Position of Woman.

Athletics] Ward.

Bicycling for Ladies.

Churchill, Lady Randolph.

Bill, The.

An Unpublished Pro-Suffragist Play By Lady Randolph Churchill:
Working Typescripts
and Related Material
Preserved By Her Husband
[Churchill, Lady Randolph.] Bill, The by Mrs. George Cornwallis West. [London: Mr. Alfred Wareing, circa 1913].
12 vols., folio typescripts; most 11" x 14" but...

Bill, The.

Knight, Gladys.

Binny's Women.

Nightingale, Florence) Bishop, W.J. and Goldie, Sue.

Bio-Bibliography of Florence Nightingale.

Bio-Bibliography of Florence Nightingale.

Faithfull, Emily, publisher) Boyle, Mary.

Biographical Notices of the Portraits at Hingingbrook. All Faithfulls in 2 large slipcases.

[Faithfull, Emily]. Boyle, Mary L. Biographical Notices of the Portraits at Hinchingbrook. London: Printed at the Victoria Press…(Office for the Employment of Women), 1876.
8vo.; light foxing to front and rear pages, else fine; contemporary bookplate on front pastedown; green cloth, ruled...

Sanger, Margaret.

Biological and Medical Aspects of Contraception.

A Late Pamphlet On Contraception
Edited By Sanger
Sanger, Margaret, ed. Biological and Medical Aspects of Contraception. Papers and Discussions Presented at the American Conference on Birth Control and National Recovery at the Mayflower, Washington, D.C., January 15, 16, 17, 1934....

Biological and Medical Aspects of Contraception.

Faithfull, Emily, publisher) (Maling, E.A)

Birds and Flowers; or, The Children's Guide to Gardening and Bird-Keeping. All Faithfulls in 2 large slipcases.

[Faithfull, Emily]. Birds and Flowers; or, the Children's Guide to Gardening and Bird-Keeping… London: Printed and Published by Emily Faithfull….Victoria Press…, 1862.
12mo.; charming hand-colored frontispiece of two children gardening (according to Fredeman "the only book from the press...

McCarthy, Mary.

Birds of America.

Inscribed to James and Gloria Jones
McCarthy, Mary [Therese]. Birds of America. New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich Inc., (1971).
8vo.; black topstain; mustard endpapers; dark mustard cloth, spine stamped in brown and blue; dark mustard dust-jacket printed in blue and black; fine. In a...

Birth control].

Birth Control Bill S. 2290.

[Birth Control]. S. 2290. In the Senate of the United States. January 28 (Calendar day, January 30), 1924.
Two folio leaves, folded; torn at crease; slightly darkened; else fine.  
The Senate edition of a bill introduced to the 68th Congress in its first session. Announced by "Mr. Cummins,"...

Birth Control Bill S. 2290.

Sanger, Margaret, contrib)

Birth Control News.

Sanger, Margaret, contributor. Birth Control News. Volume 1; Number 1. Cleveland: Birth Control League of Ohio, (1916).
8vo.; two folded leaves; eight pages of text.
       
The inaugural issue of Birth Control News. Although not an officer or staff member, Sanger was the central contributor....

Birth Control News.

Sanger, Margaret, ed)

Birth Control Review, The. Vol. One No. One. slipcased with 4304

Sanger, Margaret, editor. The Birth Control Review. Dedicated to the Principle of Intelligent and Voluntary Motherhood. Volume One; Number One. February 1917.
4to.; 8 leaves, folded, stapled; off-white wrappers.
First edition of the inaugural issue, founded and edited by Margaret Sanger,...

Sanger, Margaret, ed)

Birth Control Review, The. Vol. VIII No. 6 and Vol. IX No. 9, boxed with inaugural issue (Feb. 1917). slipcased with 4507

Sanger, Margaret, editor. The Birth Control Review. Official Organ of the American Birth Control League. Four Steps to our Goal-Agitation, Education, Organization, Legislation. Vol. VIII; No. 6. June, 1924.
4to.; white wrappers; black and white photograph on front cover; stapled; edges lightly...

Royall, Anne Newport.

Black Book, The; Or, A Continuation of Travels, in the United States. (3 vols.)

Royall, Anne Newport. The Black Book; Or, A Continuation of Travels, in the United States. Washington, D.C.: Self-published, 1828, 1829.
3 vols.; 12mo.; some foxing and occasional dampstaining; Philadelphia Mercantile Library stamps to second and third volumes; half antique calf and marbled...

McClaurin, Irma.

Black Chicago: Poems.

Cunard, Nancy.

Black Man and White Ladyship.

Cunard's Final Break With "Her Ladyship":
Nancy Leaves Mother And Mother England For Good
Cunard, Nancy. Black Man and White Ladyship. [Paris: Published by the Author], 1931.
Thin 8vo.; red printed wrappers, stapled.      
First and only edition of Cunard's infamous self-published tirade...

Black Man and White Ladyship.

Cunard, Nancy.

Black Man and White Ladyship.

Inscribed to Norman Douglas
Cunard, Nancy. Black Man and White Ladyship. [Toulon, Imp. A. Bordato], 1931.
Slim 8vo.; paperclip rust stain on the first page; red printed wrappers; sunned along top edge and spine where exposed on shelf; stapled. In a specially made quarter-morocco slipcase....

Roosevelt, Eleanor, her copy) DuBois, W.E.B.

Black Reconstruction.

Inscribed To Eleanor Roosevelt
By NAACP Leader Walter White
[Roosevelt, Eleanor]. DuBois, W.E.B. Black Reconstruction: An Essay Toward a History of the Part which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1935).
...

Meyer, Annie Nathan.

Black Souls: A Play in Six Scenes. (possibly labeled 4794, deleted #)

Meyer, Annie Nathan. Black Souls A Play in Six Scenes by Annie Nathan Meyer With a Foreword by John Haynes Holmes. Bedford, Mass.: Reynolds Press, (1932).
8vo; printed red wrappers with red endpapers; first few pages show a small indentation at lower edge; covers worn with four abrasions; 3/4"...

Black Souls: A Play in Six Scenes. (possibly labeled 4794, deleted #)

Fuller, Margaret) Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Blithedale Romance, The.

[Fuller, Margaret]. Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Blithedale Romance. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852.
8vo.; pale yellow endpapers; pages fresh and bright; brown cloth, ornately stamped in gilt and blind; a tight, handsome copy.
First edition of Hawthorne's tragicomic roman-a-clef, based...

Blithedale Romance, The.

Domestic] Bloomers, Amelia.

Bloomers.

Broadside Ballads
[Domestic]. (Bloomers, Amelia). The Bloomer Costume for Ladies. London: C. Paul, n.d. [ca. 1851].
One leaf, 9 ½" x 14"; printed on recto; chip to lower right corner with some loss to publisher's address; paper worn but not weakened; occasional text faded; edges lightly...

Bloomers.

Finck, Harriet Hayden). Alexander K. McClure (editor), Dorothy Dix, Belva Ann Lockwood, Helen Thompson Sunday, Caroline Earle White, and others.

Bohemia. A Magazine of Literature and Art.

Stunning
multiply inscribed to one of 1938's "Outstanding Women"
(Finck, Harriet Hayden.) (Alexander K. McClure (editor), Dorothy Dix, Belva Ann Lockwood, Helen Thompson Sunday, Caroline Earle White, and others. Bohemia. A Magazine of Literature and Art: Official Publication of the...

Bohemia. A Magazine of Literature and Art.

Printing] Farran, Evelyn Gertrude.

Bookbinder's archive (two volumes).

[Printing] Farran, Evelyn Gertrude. Bookbinder's Archive. 1900-1913.
An archive of material documenting the work of an early 20th-cetury female book binder, including the following items:
  • 2 folio albums of original designs for bookbindings executed by E. Gertrude Farran, including a...

Peabody/Hawthorne collection) Cust, Katherine Isabella.

Booke of Pylgremage of the Sowle.

Sackville-West, Vita) Woolf, Virginia.

Books in General, on Virginia Woolf.

Sackville-West on Virginia Woolf
Sackville-West, Vita. Books In General. July 11, 1932.
4 leaves of foolscap, rectos and versos.
Together with:
Sackville-West, Vita. Books In General. October 17, 1932.
6 leaves of foolscap, rectos only.
Working drafts for two of Vita's book...

Dickstein, Lore, her copy) Mattison, Alice.

Book Borrower, The.

Roosevelt, Eleanor.

DOCUMENTS: Book contracts.

Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt
Book Contracts and Agreements
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Book Contract Archive, 1931-1967.
An archive of original and draft typescript and typescript carbon contracts, agreements, and related correspondence regarding Eleanor Roosevelt's book projects, including in...

Roosevelt, Eleanor.

Book of Common Sense Etiquette.

Eleanor Roosevelt's Copy
Roosevelt, Eleanor. Book of Common Sense Etiquette. New York: The Macmillan Company, (1962).
8vo.; lightly soiled and internally foxed; red cloth, stamped in gilt; dust-jacket;.    
First edition of Roosevelt's last book, in which she fuses the personal and...

Judaica] Jewish Agency for Palestine.

Book of Documents submitted to the General Assembly of the United Nations relating to the establishment of the National Hom for the Jewish People.

A Seminal Document Related To The Founding
Of Israel
[Judaica]. The Jewish Agency for Palestine. Book of Documents submitted to the General Assembly of the United Nations, Relating to the Establishment of the National Home for the Jewish People… (The Jewish Agency for Palestine): New York,...

Book of Documents submitted to the General Assembly of the United Nations relating to the establishm

Barnes, Djuna)

Book of Jade, The.

To Barnes From Her Husband:
One Of The Few Surviving Documents Of The Marriage
[Barnes, Djuna] The Book of Jade. New York: Doxey's, (1901).
12mo.; black cloth, lightly scuffed and bumped. In a specially made cloth slipcase.
First edition of this collection of poetry; limited to 600...

© 2011-2017 Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, Inc. All Rights Reserved.