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1) "A Step Aside" In Three Volumes
Galton, Gwendolen Douglas (Mrs. Trench Gascoigne)
  "A Step Aside" In Three Volumes
London: Horace Cox, Windsor House, Bream's Buildings, E.C., 1893. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's half smooth red-brown cloth, sides morocco-grain, separated from spine and corners by double black rules on the front and back, lettered and ruled in gold on the spine; grey floral-patterned endpapers. A handsome set in fine condition. *OCLC* locates 9 copies. *Wolff* 2407.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$3,000.00
2) Alan Dering. In Two Volumes
Fetherstonhaugh, Marie Georgiana
  Alan Dering. In Two Volumes
London: Richard Bentley & Son, New Burlington Street, 1880. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Two volumes. Publisher's smooth russet cloth with a decorative design blocked in black over boards, lettered in gold on the spines. Very light foxing to the free endpapers, a bright, fine set. The Hon. Mrs. Fetherstonhaugh's (née Carleton) second romantic tragedy after *Kilcorran* also published by Bentley. A scarce, handsome set.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$1,400.00
3) Aut Caesar Aut Nihil. In Three Volumes
Bothmer, Countess M. von (Mary von Bothmer)
  Aut Caesar Aut Nihil. In Three Volumes
London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1883. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's smooth mustard-yellow cloth, covers ruled in blind, lettered and ruled in gold on the spine, light blue floral-patterned endpapers. London born Mary Bothmer, daughter of merchant John Young, married Major Count Hippolite von Bothmer, a German diplomat at Marseilles, and lived for a time in Germany. She published the popular *German Home Life* in 1876 and four novels. *Aut Caesar Aut Nihil* (Either Caesar ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$2,500.00
4) Borderland: A Country-Town Chronicle. In Three Volumes
FOTHERGILL, Jessie
  Borderland: A Country-Town Chronicle. In Three Volumes
London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1886. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Three volumes. The three-decker first edition in olive green decorated publisher's cloth, gilt spine titles. All three volumes have been professionally re-backed with the original backstrips preserved, corners are bumped, a good clean set. The front boards have light rectangular halos presumably from an old circulating library label. Jessie Fothergill, best known for *The First Violin*, was a popular novelist often compared to Eliz ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$400.00
5) [Broadside]: Benefit for the Prison Law Collective with Isis: A Women's Rock Band & the Red Star Singers... Willard Auditorium
  [Broadside]: Benefit for the Prison Law Collective with Isis: A Women's Rock Band & the Red Star Singers... Willard Auditorium
[Berkeley: no publisher, 1972. Unbound. Good. Broadside. 14" x 14". Old fold, some offsetting, hand inked date ("Oct., 72"). almost certainly incomplete (or more optimistically, perhaps badly designed) probably missing the lower portion. the all-women band Isis, started by the founders of Goldie & the Gingerbreads, recorded three albums, and despite some critical success never really achieved popular success. Presumably this poster (or fraction thereof) is rare.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$200.00
6) A Devotee: An Episode in the Life of a Butterfly
Cholmondeley, Mary
  A Devotee: An Episode in the Life of a Butterfly
London: Edward Arnold, 1897. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Octavo. pp. [1-9] 10-211 [212-224 (publisher's advertisements)]. Publisher's blue-grey cloth blocked on the front cover with a decorative design in black, lettered on the spine in gold. Author's presentation copy (to her brother?) inscribed on a paper slip neatly laid-down on the front free endpaper: "With Mary's Love, March 10th '97." Corners lightly bumped, a bright, fine copy. Both Sadleir and Wolff go out of the ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$3,000.00
7) Dilemmas of Pride. In Three Volumes
[Loudon, Margracia]
  Dilemmas of Pride. In Three Volumes
London: Bull and Churton, Holles Street, 1833. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Three volumes. Contemporary blue half calf, marbled paper over boards, lettered and ruled in gold on the spines, edges sprinkled light red. Spines evenly darkened, light wear to the edges, without half-titles, else a solid very good set, never rebacked. Loudon, the author of at least five novels, here takes as her theme the pursuit of happiness by those who would pursue it before they understand it. A scarce, well preserve ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$750.00
8) Ex Utero
FOOS, Laurie
  Ex Utero
Minneapolis: Coffee House Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Although not marked in any way, this copy is from the distinguished modern first edition collection of Bruce Kahn.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$16.00
9) The Executor. A Novel. In Three Volumes
Alexander, Mrs. (Annie French Hector)
  The Executor. A Novel. In Three Volumes
London: Richard Bentley & Son, New Burlington St, 1883. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's dark blue cloth, spine lettered in silver, gray floral endpapers. Each volume printed throughout in dark blue ink. Slightly cocked, small ownership signature in pencil on the half-titles ("G. Newman"), and very light scattered foxing to the foreedges, a bright, fine set. Hector was a popular Victorian novelist, especially in the United States, who published over 40 novels af ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$3,000.00
10) The Female Experience: An American Documentary
LERNER, Gerda
 
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1979. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. 4th. Very good in wrappers. Paperback. Cover worn very lightly, some underlining in book. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$18.00
11) Freida the Jongleur. In Three Volumes
Hemphill, Barbara
  Freida the Jongleur. In Three Volumes
London: Chapman and Hall, 193, Piccadilly, 1857. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's olive green cloth with a decorative design blocked in blind, gilt spine, glaized endpapers. The first volume is inscribed by Hemphill's son Charles H. Hemphill, 1st Baron Hemphill, PC QC (an Irish politician and barrister) to the Duchess of Bedford. Bound in at the back of volume three is a 32-page publisher's "Catalogue of Books" dated February, 1857, followed by a four-p ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$5,000.00
12) Getting Stronger: Women Workers Organize the Abortion Clinics
  Getting Stronger: Women Workers Organize the Abortion Clinics
Cambridge, Ma: Red Sun Press, 1978. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 112pp. Stapled photographically illustrated wrappers. Some sunning at the spine, near fine.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$45.00
13) The Golden Calf, A Novel, In Three Volumes (with ALS tipped-in)
[BRADDON Mary Elizabeth]
  The Golden Calf, A Novel, In Three Volumes (with ALS tipped-in)
London: John and Robert Maxwell, 1883. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's dark green cloth, gilt spines. With a one-page ALS by Braddon (written on her personal stationary with an embossed armorial seal) tipped-in on the front free endpaper of volume one. Toning to the endleaves, spines are gently cocked, splitting at the hinges, else still a good, sound set. Scarce in the trade. *OCLC* locates only three sets.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$500.00
14) A High Little World and What Happened There. In Three Volumes
[Watson, Elizabeth Sophia]
  A High Little World and What Happened There. In Three Volumes
London: Richard Bentley & Son, Publishers in Ordinary to Her Majesty the Queen, 1892. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's dark-green cloth blocked on the front cover and spine with overall floral pattern in silver, lettered on the spine in silver. Early owner's signatures on the front pastedowns and free endpapers, light staining and foxing to the endpapers, rubbing to the boards and one stain to the front cover of the first volume, overall a near very good set. Pub ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$1,000.00
15) Houseworker's Handbook
WARRIOR, Betsy Lisa Leghorn
  Houseworker's Handbook
Cambridge, Mass: Houseworker's Handbook c/o Women's Center, 1974. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 81pp. Illustrated. Stapled printed yellow wrappers. Modest soiling and a little mark on front wrap, else near fine.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$35.00
16) In The Old Palazzo. A Novel. In Three Volumes
Forde, Gertrude
  In The Old Palazzo. A Novel. In Three Volumes
London: F.V. White & Co., 31, Southampton St., Strand, 1885. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's grey cloth pictorially blocked with dome of St. Peter's and lettered in gold on the front covers, gilt spines, floral-patterned endpapers. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the half-titles, and with a contemporary pencil note (by the recipient?) on the verso of the front free endpaper. The gold on the front cover of volume one is moderately rubbed, else a brig ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$3,000.00
17) Les Trois Dames de La Kasbah
LOTI, Pierre (Pseudonym of Julien Viaud)
  Les Trois Dames de La Kasbah
Paris: Calmann Lévy, 1896. Hardcover. Very Good. First illustrated edition. Octavo. 107, [1]pp., with "illustrations directes d'après nature" by Gervais-Courtellemont. Text in French. With the original printed paper wrappers, bound in contemporary dark purple three-quarter morocco and marbled paper boards, top edge gilt. Light scuffing to the board edges, light soiling to the wraps, about near fine. A handsome copy in a custom fine binding with seven leather inlays on the spine ... more information

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$200.00
18) Letters from New York. Second Series
CHILD, L. Maria
  Letters from New York. Second Series
New York: C.S. Francis and Co, 1845. Hardcover. Fine. First edition, first state. Small clipping on the second blank, small pencil name on the title page, a lovely, fine copy. The second of two separately published volumes of Child's writings first published as a series of columns in *The National Anti-Slavery Standard* between 1841 and 1843.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$275.00
19) Lysistrata or Woman's Future and Future Woman
LUDOVICI, Anthony M.
  Lysistrata or Woman's Future and Future Woman
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1925. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. 16mo. Gift inscription, fine in very good plus dustwrapper with soiling on the spine and several small chips and tears. Anti-modernist, and consequently anti-feminist polemic. Scarce in jacket.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$85.00
20) Mrs. Cardigan? A Novel. In Three Volumes
Thomas, Annie (Mrs. Pender Cudlip)
  Mrs. Cardigan? A Novel. In Three Volumes
London: Chapman and Hall, 193, Piccadilly, 1879. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's smooth brown cloth with a decorative design blocked in black, gilt spines. A bright, fine set. A scarce first edition of this work by Thomas, one of most popular and prolific writers of romantic fiction during the Victorian era. A well-preserved set in the original publisher's cloth. *OCLC* locates only 3 copies.

Offered by Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (New Jersey, United States)
$3,200.00
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