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Take 40: What 40 Means for a Woman Today
Mercer, Leanne,
ISBN: 9780732911676
Macmillan Australia,  2003. 
  Trade paperback. Good/. First edition.. 304 pages. This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages are missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. The previous owner has inked out her address on inside page. Leanne Mercer from Good Morning Australia, talks to 40 women about what it means to turn 40. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women's Studies; ISBN: 0732911672. ISBN/EAN: 9780732911676. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 0000056. 
Price: 10.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 0000056  Bookseller: Great Southern Books
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Women of Other Worlds: Excursions Through Science Fiction and Feminism
no author
ISBN: 1876268328
Univ of Western Australia Pr Nedlands, Australia 1999 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover 615g. 472pp. Some even yellowing to pages, otherwise clean and unmarked, spine uncreased.  Very Good
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002489  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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THE WOMEN OF ENGLAND THEIR SOCIAL DUTIES AND DOMESTIC HABITS
Ellis, Mrs.
Peter Jackson, Fisher, Son & Co London  
 Hardcover Illustrated, preface dated 1839. Half bound green leather, spine a tad rubbed, marbled paper sides, edges rubbed with board exposed, previous owner's name to front endpaper. Matching partner "Daughters of England" also listed for sale. ; 220 x 135mm; 476 pages Good with no dust jacket
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13698  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Fictional Woman, The
Moss, Tara
ISBN: 9780732297893
Harper Collins Publishers Sydney, Australia 2014 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover Large softcover, first edition, 468gms, 328 pages. Tara Moss blends memoir and social analysis to examine the common fictions about women. At once insightful, challenging and entertaining, she asks how we can change the old fictions, one woman at a time. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS239  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Forbidden Flowers : More Women’s Sexual Fantasies
Friday, Nancy (Compiled By)
ISBN: 0099497913
Arrow London 1994 1st Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, spine lean, light browning. Sexology. 307 pages. Expanded condition report/photo on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 032999  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Hipparchia’s Choice: An Essay Concerning Women, Philosophy, Etc.
Doeuff, Michele Le
ISBN: 0631176411
Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, MA Blackwell Pub 1991  1991 
  8vo softcover 364pp index. very good. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39162  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Reasonable Creatures Essays On Women and Feminism.
Pollitt, Katha
ISBN: 0099522918
Trafalgar Square February 16, 1995  1995 
  8vo softcover 186pp very good. A collection of pieces from "The Nation", "The New Yorker" and "The New York Times", by a feminist writer, Katha Pollitt. The subjects include breast implants, date rape, marriage, the media, and violence. 
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47383  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Alcuin - A fierce and elegant plea for the Rights of Woman
Brown, Charles Brockden
Grossman Publishers 1971  1971 
  8vo. Paperback. 103pp. Very good. A Gehenna Facsimile, originally designed by Leonard Baskin. Alcuin was the authors first book, apart from his Gothic Novels. The first half apeared in 1798, and the second half was published posthumously in 1815. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 47082  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Thirtysomething: Women Talk about Life, Love,
Rogers, Skye (Other Contributor)
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited January 1997  1997 
  8vo softcover 282pp very good. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43435  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ophelia speaks : adolescent girls write about their search for self / Sara Shandler.
Shandler, Sara.
ISBN: 1864710497
Sydney Doubleday 2000  2000 
  8vo softcover 285pp. very good, slight damage to fep. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 42242  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Rose Scott: Vision and Revision in Feminism
Allen, Judith A.
ISBN: 0195548469
Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1994.  1994 
  8vo. hardcover. 331pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 57778  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Feminist Criticism and Social Change: Sex, Class and Race in Literature and Culture
Newton, Judith; Rosenfelt, Deborah Silverton (edited by)
ISBN: 0416387004
Methuen, New York 1985.  1985 
  8vo. hardcover. 291pp. index. very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 57297  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Secrets of Life, Secrets of Death: Essays on Language, Gender and Science
Keller, Evelyn Fox
ISBN: 0415905257
Routledge, 1992  1992 
  8vo. softcover. 195pp. Very good. Signed by author. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 57230  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Don’t fence me in
McCarthy, Wendy.
ISBN: 0855616954
Milsons Point, N.S.W. Random House Australia 2000  2000 
  8vo softcover 292pp index, b/w illus. very good. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55774  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The F Word: How We Learned to Swear by Feminism
Caro, Jane and Catherine Fox
ISBN: 9780868408231
New South Books 2008  2008 
  8vo softcover 250pp near fine. Index. When it comes to the work/life balance, modern women continually find themselves in a no-win situation where they are criticised regardless of the path they choose. The F Word: How we learned to swear by feminism argues that the pervasive idea that women will never be able to effectively combine work or interests outside the home with marriage, a social life and parenting is a furphy. In their lively and topical new book, Caro and Fox combine both personal experience and the stories of a range of women with the big picture, and provide practical suggestions for forgiving ourselves, having fun and not giving up while holding it all together. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55686  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Petticoat Pioneers - North Island Women of the Colonial Era - Book One
Macgregor, Miriam
ISBN: 9780589011345
Reed, Wellington New Zealand, 1987. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Very Good. Reprint. 264 pages. Text and spine marked with Library stamps, library pocket inside book, stamps throughout and/or other library markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Genealogy & Local History; New Zealand; 19th century; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 0589011340. ISBN/EAN: 9780589011345. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53176. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53176  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Women of Ku-Ring-Gai - a tribute
Malcher, Helen
ISBN: 9780959867336
Ku-Ring-Gai Historical Society, Sydney, 1999. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 323 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 0959867333. ISBN/EAN: 9780959867336. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53178. 
Price: 14.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 53178  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Reader in Feminist Knowledge
Edited by Sneja Gunew,
ISBN: 9780415046992
RRoutledge, London, 1992. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. Reprint. No torn or missing pages. Some pencil underlining. Covered in clear contact. 414 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Women & Feminism; ISBN: 0415046998. ISBN/EAN: 9780415046992. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52265. 
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 52265  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Lost ~ Illegal Abortion Stories
Edited by Jo Wainer, Foreward by Helen Garner,
ISBN: 9780522852318
Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2006. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Presumed first. 214 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Medicine & Health; Australia; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 0522852319. ISBN/EAN: 9780522852318. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52402. 
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 52402  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Where To From Here? The Managerial Woman In Transition
Leonie V Still
ISBN: 1875680071.
Business and Professional Publishing, Sydney 1993 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Women's Studies. Careers. Business Management. 207 pages. Light soiling on edges of pages, corners bumped, else very good.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BS11511  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine : Supplementary Fashion Plates, Music and Needlework Patterns Issued During the Year 1865
Madame Adolphe Goubaud
S o Beeton London 1865 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hard Cover no 57 to no 68, volume 10, 12 monthly issues bound together. 196pp. Covers, front free endpaper and first page are loose, spine missing, edgewear to first page and a small few closed tears to others, some toning (not affecting legibility of text). Lots of adverts, "La Mode" fashion articles, "Our Paris Newsletter", fashion illustrations, needlework patterns, fiction, etc. Includes a large foldout of "The Newest Patterns for Winter Mantles", which does not have a page number, but there are no other un-numberd pages or plates. 1.382kg. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.   Fair
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006520  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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The Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln
Gluckel of Hameln [ Translated by Marvin Lowenthal ],
ISBN: 0805205721
Schocken Books, New York, 1977. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. XXVIII, 298 pages, introduction by Robert S. Rosen and notes throughout the book by translator. The text is illustrated with a few contemporary black-and-white illustrations. Faint age toning of the text block edges. Small creased at the bottom right-hand corner of the front panel. No other damage to describe. " Begun in 1690, the story of a forty-four-year-old German Jewish widow, mother of 14 children, tells how she guided the financial and personal destinies of her children, how she engaged in trade, ran her own factory, and promoted the welfare of her large family. Her memoir, a bare account of an ordinary woman, enlightened not just her children, for whom she wrote it, but all prosperity about her life and community. Gluckel speaks to us with determination and humour from the 17th century. She tells of war, plague, pirates, soldiers, the hysteria of the false messiah Sabbtai Zevi, murder, bankrupt, wedding feasts, births deaths, in fact, of all human events that befell her during her lifetime. She writes in a matter-of-fact way of the frightening and precarious situation under which the Jews of northern Germany lived. Accepting this situation is given, she boldly and fearlessly promotes her business, her family and her faith." -- from the rear panel blurb. . Size: Large Format Paperback. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Judaica; ISBN: 0805205721. ISBN/EAN: 9780805205725. Inventory No: 0236234. 
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236234  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Episiotomy and the Second stage of labour
Kitzinger, Sheila & Simkin, Penny,
ISBN: 0937604070
Pennypress, Minnesota, 1986. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Drawings & graphs. Second Edition. The evidence for the routine or liberal use of episiotomy is unconvincing. Episiotomy is an example of an intervention which has been introduced into obstetric practice without accurate assessment and without asking women what they prefer. We hope these papers will be of assistance to those working in midwifery, obstetrics and gynaecology, to antenatal teachers wishing to help women learn how they can help themselves, those faced with the task of counselling mothers suffering postpartum sexual difficulties, and all women who want to have choice in childbirth. Page 3 Illustrated with line drawings and some graphs and charts Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VIII, 136 pages indexed, and without damage except for previous owners name at the top of the 1st page. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Drawings & graphs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Medicine & Health. ISBN: 0937604070. ISBN/EAN: 9780937604076. Inventory No: 0266016. 
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0266016  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Weaker Vessel; Women’s Lot in Seventeenth Century England
Fraser, Antonia,
ISBN: 0749316527
Arrow Books, London, 1999. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Art . Reprint. a nice clean copy. Just how weak were the women of the Civil War era? What could they expect beyond marriage and childbirth in an age where infant and maternal mortality was frequent and contraception unknown. Did anyone marry for love? Could a woman divorce? What rights had the unmarried? What expectations the divorced. The author is an expert on the period and brings to life the many and various women she has encountered in her considerable research. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XX, 612 pages, with bibliography, references, and index with 4 sections of black and white illustrations mainly being reproductions of artworks. Colour illustrated softcover binding slightly faded on the spinestop previous owner's name on the 1st page, and there is a limited amount of underlining. The book includes a chronology of important events from 1603 1702 stop. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Art . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; England; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0749316527. ISBN/EAN: 9780749316525. Inventory No: 0257649. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0257649  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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A Recipe Book of Spells
Elizabeth, Eunice & Maclaine, Paul,
ISBN: 1876676000
PenMan & tellEr, Carlton, VIC, Australia, 1999. 
  Spiral. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: M. G.. First Edition. 300 g; telling 14 pages, illustrated with small monotone drawings, and bound with a metallic feel spiral binding, with thickened illustrated cards for the covers. Cleansing spells, self spells, -- all workers for the good of all only and according to free will, thus harming none. Around 90 spells, one spell to a page, starting on the right-hand page and finishing on the left-hand page. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: M. G.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Magic, Paranormal & Occult; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 1876676000. ISBN/EAN: 9781876676001. Inventory No: 0227296. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0227296  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Female Nude: Art, Obscenity and Sexuality
Nead, Lynda,
ISBN: 0415026784
Routledge, London, 2001. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. A clean copy with no damage to report. This book brings together, in an entirely new way, analysis of the historical tradition of the female nude and discussion of recent female art, and by exploring the ways in which acceptable and unacceptable images of the female body are produced and maintained renews recent debate on high culture and pornography. It represents the 1st feminist survey of this most significant subject in Western art. Rear panel blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XII, 133, opens (9] pages, indexed, with works cited & notes stop illustrated with black-and-white reproductions photographs, artwork and drawings.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Sexuality; Art & Design. ISBN: 0415026784. ISBN/EAN: 9780415026789. Inventory No: 0267139. 
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0267139  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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women Australian Catholic opinions [bulletin of Christian affairs (special) number 2)
O’farrell, Patrick & O’Farrell, Deirdre,
Holy Name Press, Dickson, ACT, 1975. 
  Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/. Periodical, 1st thusly. Inscribed by Author. some underlining, and a with compliments notes to the previous owner signed by one of the authors stapled to the inside of the front cover. previous owner's name on front cover Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 44 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Australia; Women & Feminism. Inscribed by Author. Inventory No: 0254086. This book is light and post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. 
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0254086  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Mysteries of Mithra translated from the 2nd revised French edition by Thomas J MacCormack
Cumont, Franz,
Dover publications, New York, 1956. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. there is a small rub about an inch from the bottom of the spine, and slight darkening of the rear panel. Otherwise, a very clean copy that is free of annotation. This is the definitive coverage of a great ideological struggle between the West and the Orient in the 1st centuries of the Christian era. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XIV, 239 pages, with a 9 segment map showing the dissemination of the Mithraic mysteries pasted to the inside of the rear cover. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; Women & Feminism. Inventory No: 0239491. 
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0239491  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Vaginal Politics - Who Controls A Woman’s Body: Doctors? Lovers? Drugs? Women?
Ellen Frankfort,
Bantam Books, USA, 1973. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. . 224 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Women's Studies; Women & Feminism; Inventory No: 226755. 
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 226755  Bookseller: Leura Books
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Sexy, Sane & Solvent - A Woman’s Guide to Femininity & Self-Esteem
Cyndi Kaplan-Freiman,
ISBN: 0732267684
HarperCollins, Australia, 2000. 
  Trade Paperback. Very Good Condition/. . Inscribed by Author. A guide for women who may be feeling a loss in life, especially those who are in relationships that are in crisis. The book will also assist women rebuilding their self-esteem after the trauma of separation and divorce. Chapter by chapter, Cyndi examines the kind of problems people face in the breakdown of emotional relationships. 283 pages. Light tanning to page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Women's Studies; Women & Feminism; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0732267684. ISBN/EAN: 9780732267681. Inventory No: 227249. 
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 227249  Bookseller: Leura Books
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