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The Journals & Letters of the Little Locksmith, Hathaway, Katharine Butler
81 The Journals & Letters of the Little Locksmith
Hathaway, Katharine Butler
New York Coward McCann 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue-green cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover, gold lettering and small decorations on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers (small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper). Illustrated by the author. 395 pages. Dust jacket has one small water spot (pea-size) near top spine edge, slight age-toning, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author Katharine Butler Hathaway shortly after penning her very successful book, The Little Locksmith. This book is a record of her journals and correspondence, containing revelations ofthe character of Katharine Butler Hathaway which prove her not only the seeking, spiritual figure revealed in The Little Locksmith, but also a woman of women, with courage to live a life of brilliance despite obstacles. 027124

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On Reflection: An Autobiography, Hayes, Helen
82 On Reflection: An Autobiography
Hayes, Helen
New York M. Evans and Company 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean charcoal gray boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight (very slight lean), pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 253 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, with very slight edge wear. Photo of Helen Hayes on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 012933

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The Life of the Empress Josephine, First Wife of Napoleon, Headley, P. C.
83 The Life of the Empress Josephine, First Wife of Napoleon
Headley, P. C.
Derby 1853 Later printing Hardcover Very Good 
Attractive later printing (1853) - decorated red binding. Clean red cloth covered boards with stamped gold decoration on front and rear board and spine, gold lettering on spine. Some fraying at spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper. All text block edges are gilt. Pages are clean and bright; light foxing to first few pages. 383 pages. 027987

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The Poetical Works of Mrs. F. Hemans with Memoir, Hemans, Mrs. F. (Felicia)
84 The Poetical Works of Mrs. F. Hemans with Memoir
Hemans, Mrs. F. (Felicia)
Edinburgh / London Gall & Inglis 1878 Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Beautiful decorated binding - clean green cloth boards with black, cream and gold decoration on cover and spine. No fading or wear; bevelled board edges. Small closed tear at ase of spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with gilt top page edges. Clean pale yellow endpapers, with small bookseller's ticket (Cheeseman Brothers booksellers, Medina, New York) on front fixed endpaper corner. "Christmas, 1878" neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. No date of publication, circa 1878. Illustrated with six steel engravings. All pages have red decorative line border. 584 pages. 026701

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Love in Five Temperaments, Herold, J. Christopher
85 Love in Five Temperaments
Herold, J. Christopher
New York Atheneum 1961 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine and beautiful design blind stamped on front. Very clean black endpapers. Binding is tight and square. Lavender top-stained page edges; pages are very clean and bright; no writing or marks. Very fine line of fading to top/base of spine. 337 pgs. with index. Light blue and maroon illustrated dustjacket is clean and not price clipped with a few small chips along front spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Women. 014401

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The Doctor and his Patients - The American Domestic Scene as viewed by the Family Doctor, Hertzler, Arthur E.
86 The Doctor and his Patients - The American Domestic Scene as viewed by the Family Doctor
Hertzler, Arthur E.
New York Harper & Brothers 1940 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with turquoise and gold title box on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 316 pgs. Unfaded illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has 3/4" piece missing at base of spine, a few additional chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. By the author of "The Horse and Buggy Doctor", Dr. Arthur E. Hertzler now looks at life and love, at American women, and at the problems of the American domestic scene. For half a century as a Kansas doctor he watched and ministered to the physical and mental pain of thousands of average human beings--out of his experience he developed his own theories about the causes of sexual maladjutstment, the intimate needs of men and women, the part which male sexual dominance has played, women's struggle for emancipation, the role of children in civilization. Interesting views from a time when doctors made house calls. 017950

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87 Daughters of Britannia: The Lives and Times of Diplomatic Wives
Hickman, Katie
William Morrow 1999 0-06-018862-6 / 9780060188627 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean white boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean, crisp dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 006154

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88 The Ladies' Flower Garden
Hobson, Wendy
Chartwell Books, Inc. 1994 0-7858-0084-0 / 9780785800842 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean color illustrated covers. Ribbon page marker (slight wear to ribbon). No bumping or wear. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/4" x 9-1/2". Gardening. 009997

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89 The Ladies, God Bless 'em!
Hokinson, Helen E.
New York E.P. Dutton 1950 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with red lettering and decorative title box on cover, red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. No names, writing. Bookstore bookplate on reverse side of front free endpaper. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of cartoons by Helen E. Hokinson which appeared in The New Yorker, assembled here in book form. 8-1/2 x 11". 007940

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Mammy Pleasant's Partner, Holdredge, Helen
90 Mammy Pleasant's Partner
Holdredge, Helen
New York G. P. Putnam 1954 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean decorated paper covered boards with black cloth spine, pink lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Brief previous owner inscription dated 1954 neatly penned on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 300 pages with Bibliography and References. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), has some fading to spine, short closed edge tears and small creases. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Biography of Thomas Frederick Bell, partner of the notorious mulatto woman, Mammy Pleasant, and their lives in San Francisco during the mid to late 1800s. 022800

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Mercy, It's the Revolution and I'M in My Bathrobe, Hollander, Nicole
91 Mercy, It's the Revolution and I'M in My Bathrobe
Hollander, Nicole
New York St Martins Press 1982 0312530137 / 9780312530136 First Paperback Very Good+ 
Rare uncorrected proof, SIGNED by the author along with her sketch of her cat (Sylvia). Paperback binding with cartoon illustrated cover, approx. size is 8-1/4" x 5-1/2". No creasing or chipping, small phone number written near spine edge, slight age-toning, otherwise clean. Author signature and cat sketch in red ink on title page: "For Craig, this is VERY rare - Nicole and Sylvia." Illustrated throughout with cartoons. 127 pages. Feminist author and humorist lashes out with more hard-hitting, hilarious cartoons starring Sylvia the cat. 027323

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The Forty-Niners: The Chronicle of the California Trail, Hulbert, Archer Butler
92 The Forty-Niners: The Chronicle of the California Trail
Hulbert, Archer Butler
New York Blue Ribbon Books 1931 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Illustrated 
Orange ribbed cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Some fading to edges, slight wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 340 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates, drawings and maps. Clean dustjacket has moderate edge chipping, 2" curved closed tear at top edge of back panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A complete chronicle of what happend to the thousands of men and women who took the Overland Trail to California in the days of the Gold Rush. 8vo. Americana. 016069

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Rag House Tales, Jay, Mae Foster
93 Rag House Tales
Jay, Mae Foster
Boston W. A. Wilde 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with clean, bright unchipped paste-on illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Front free endpaper removed. 184 pgs. illustrated with the author's own photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, with very slight edge wear and a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Written by the daughter of an engineer who while she was growing up, blazed trails, and they lived in the outdoors. A very nice clean, solid book and dustjacket, with the exception of the front free endpaper removal, a near perfect copy. 6" x 7-1/2". 011143

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W.I.N.O.S: Cook With Wine (Women in Need of Sanity), Jesseph, Bonnie
94 W.I.N.O.S: Cook With Wine (Women in Need of Sanity)
Jesseph, Bonnie
Audubon, Iowa Jumbo Jack's Cookbooks 2009 157166453X / 9781571664532 Seventh Printing Unknown Fine 
Very clean seventh printing. Brown plastic "comb" binding. Covers are clean and bright, all pages are clean with no names, writing or marks. Appetizers to desserts, and everything in-between, utilizing wine in each recipe. 225 pages with index. 027338

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The Country of the Pointed Firs, Jewett, Sarah Orne
95 The Country of the Pointed Firs
Jewett, Sarah Orne
New York Simon & Schuster 1997 0684819090 / 9780684819099 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First printing of this re-issue of a highly respected novel. Very clean book in original clear mylar dust jacket. Clean pale gray boards with black cloth corners, spine, lovely black and white photograph of Maine coast set in on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright (brief previous owner inscription neatly penned at top edge of title page). Illustrated with beautiful historical photographs. 144 pages. Clear mylar cover with printed flaps is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, slight surface rubbing. Originally published in 1896, this book tells a story spanning three months time in the life of a small coastal town called Dunnett Landing in 19th Century Maine. A lone female visitor arrives and finds lodging with the widowed Mrs. Todd, the town's herbalist, who introduces the visitor to many of the town's inhabitants. The visitor's impressions of the people she meets starts out simply, then almost invisibly they crescendo into a deep, intense human portrait. Writing in 1925 on the subject of this exquisite short novel, Willa Cather called it a "Masterpiece." This handsomely designed re-typeset edition is prefaced by a portfolio of photographs of coastal Maine during the era portrayed in the story. 026985

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96 The Arabists: The Romance of an American Elite
Kaplan, Robert D.
New York Free Press (MacMillan) 1993 0-02-916785-X / 9780029167854 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black boards with rust cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 333 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The untold story of an inbred, gifted, and powerful elite of families and friends who dominated America's relations with the Middle East for over a century. Known to Foreign Service colleagues as "the Arabists," these were the men and women who had spent much of their lives, usually with their families, living in the Arab world as diplomats, military attaches, intelligence agents, and educators. 8vo. Middle East. 012060

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Hearts of Fire: Great Women of American Lore and Legend, Kemp Battle
97 Hearts of Fire: Great Women of American Lore and Legend
Kemp Battle
New York Harmony (Guild America Books) 1997 0517703971 / 9780517703977 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 437 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gathered from books, diaries, journals, newspapers and letters spanning three centuries of American life, fascinating stories highlight the journey of women in the United States toward identity, independence and self-creation through these amazing true stories of outstanding women. 026729

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The Naked Sword: The Story of Lucrezia Borgia, Kenyon, F. W.
98 The Naked Sword: The Story of Lucrezia Borgia
Kenyon, F. W.
New York Dodd Mead 1968 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Published 1968" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean rose red cloth boards with grey metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pages. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Biography of the famous and fascinating woman, Lucrezia Borgia. 021246

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Woman of the Boundary Waters: Canoeing, Guiding, Mushing and Surviving, Kerfoot, Justine
99 Woman of the Boundary Waters: Canoeing, Guiding, Mushing and Surviving
Kerfoot, Justine
Grand Marais, Minnesota Women's Times Publishing 1988 0910259038 / 9780910259033 Fourth Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Fourth printing, clean hardcover book in clean dust jacket. Tan cloth boards with author initials on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers decorated with maps. Illustrated with photographs. 200 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A woman's account of her wilderness life in the Boundary Waters region of Minnesota and Ontario, Canada. 026627

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100 The Work of Her Hands
Knowles, Anne
New York St. Martin's Press 1983 0-312-88951-8 / 9780312889517 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 222 pgs. Stated First U.S. Edition, flap states book club edition. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The life of a young woman who is a country animal doctor in England. 8vo. Animals. 007247

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