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Composing a Life

by Bateson, Mary Catherine

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Back cover jacket soiling.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780871133342
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NZ$54.38

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New York.: Atlantic Monthly Press., 1989. First edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Back cover jacket soiling.. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. 241 p. 22 cm. Audience: General/trade. Artists / anthropology / women's studies. Five artists engaged in the act of creation: the composition of our lives, using the framework of comparative biography. Larger… Read more
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Psyche as Hero: Female Heroism and Fictional Form

by Edwards, Lee R

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very good in fine dust jacket. Minor top page block soiling.
Edition
First edition. Stated first.
ISBN
9780819550941
Item Price
NZ$32.33

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Middletown CT.: Wesleyan University Press., 1988. First edition. Stated first.. Hard cover. Very good in fine dust jacket. Minor top page block soiling.. 1 Dark pink cloth over boards. Black spine titles. Jacket: B&W classic art study, front. 319 p. Audience: General/trade. Feminist literary criticism, imaginative in its choice of texts. Courage in literature. Women's Studies. Discussions include… Read more
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Heartburn, A Novel

by Ephron, Nora

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine. Uniform darkening to top page block. Clean. Smooth spine.
Edition
First edition. 1st Pocket Boks printing.
ISBN
9780671496784
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NZ$32.33

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Pocket Books. by arr. w/ Alfred A Knopf., 1984. First edition. 1st Pocket Boks printing.. Mass-market paperback. Fine. Uniform darkening to top page block. Clean. Smooth spine.. 1 Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Autobiographical novel, "painfully honest and terribly funny" (from back cover notes). Wise and witty, Nora Ephron's character Rachel, 7 months pregnant, has… Read more
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The Black Shrink; An Autobiography

by James, Phyllis, and Guild, Leo (As told to)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good. Signed by previous owner. Cover wear. Prior owner name across top page block. Age-toning.
ISBN
9780870672545
Item Price
NZ$47.03

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Los Angeles CA.: Holloway House Publishing Company., 1975. Mass-market paperback. Good. Signed by previous owner. Cover wear. Prior owner name across top page block. Age-toning.. Smith, Bob (Front cover art by).. 1 Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 218 p. Audience: General/trade. A life story involving lesbianism, drugs, and racism, recalled by a black female psychiatrist who can… Read more
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The Abortionist

by X, Dr, and Freeman, Lucy (As Told to)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very good. Old price tag on front.
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NZ$11.76

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A Black Cat Book / Grove Press., 1963. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Old price tag on front.. 1 Mass-market paperback, w/ color cover photo. Dark page blocks. 160p., 18 cm. Originally published New York, Doubleday, 1962. Dr X describes his 25-year history in providing illegal abortion services using the highest standards, and charging high fees to the rich… Read more
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Margaret Sanger; Pioneer of the Future

by Douglas, Emily Taft

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Near fine volume. Jacket has done its job, protecting the volume, and suffering spine end and edg
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st Edition.
ISBN
9780030818448
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NZ$32.33

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New York / Chicago / San Francisco.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston., 1970. First edition. Stated 1st Edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Near fine volume. Jacket has done its job, protecting the volume, and suffering spine end and edge wear; darkening jacket spine; small chips w/ larger one on back top outside corner.. 1 Light… Read more
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A Lesbian Love Advisor; The Sweet and Savory Arts of Lesbian Courtship

by West, Celeste, and Lady Clitoressa & Her Circle (Commentaries of)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very good. Light cover wear. Clean pages. Tight.
Edition
4th pinting.
ISBN
9780939416264
Item Price
NZ$8.82

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Pittsburgh PA / San Francisco CA.: Cleis Press., 1989. 4th pinting.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light cover wear. Clean pages. Tight.. Ferentz, Nicole (Artwork by). 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Brightly illustrated covers: orange, purple; w/ blue and red titles. Pen&Ink line art. Audience: General/trade. Subtitle: "...on the sweet & savory arts of Lesbian Courtship, sensualizing them with… Read more
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Heartbreak: The Political Memoir of a Feminist Militant (Advance Reader's Edition)

by Dworkin, Andrea

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine.
Edition
ARC.
ISBN
9780465017539
Item Price
NZ$110.22

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New York.: Basic Books / Perseus Books Group., 2001. ARC.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. 198 p. Audience: General/trade. A bittersweet memoir of falling in love with books, ideas, and the fight for social justice, beginning in the 1960s. In this volume, the author reveals her personal life as activist and writer.
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Coming out! Women's Voices, Women's Lives: A Selection from ABC Radio's Coming Out Show

by Rigg, Julie (Edith by), and Copeland, Julie (Edited by), and Multiple Authors

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine. With age-toning. Clean. Well-bound.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
ISBN
9780170065986
Item Price
NZ$13.23

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.: Nelson Publishers., 1985. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Trade paperback. Fine. With age-toning. Clean. Well-bound.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 5x8.5 in. 199 in. Women's Studies / Feminism. Various contributors. Drawn from 9 years of radio programs.
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Yes, Married: A Saga of Love and Complaint

by Viorst, Judith

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good. Moderate cover reading wear. Spine creasing.
Edition
First edition. 1st Fawcett.
ISBN
9780841502079
Item Price
NZ$7.35

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New York.: Fawcett Crest by arr. w/ Saturday Review Press., 1973. First edition. 1st Fawcett.. Mass-market paperback. Good. Moderate cover reading wear. Spine creasing.. 1 Mass-market paperback. 157 p. Audience: General/trade. Women's Studies / Humor / Autobiographical. "Yes, married" is a book on Everywoman's marriage, a witty anatomy.
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The Natural Philosophy of Love

by De Gourmont, Remy, and Pound, Ezra (Translated and with a Postscript by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine volume. Light wear to jacket. No illustrations w/ text.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st printing, Rarity edition.
Item Price
NZ$66.13

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New York.: Rarity Press., 1931. First edition. Presumed 1st printing, Rarity edition.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine volume. Light wear to jacket. No illustrations w/ text.. 1 181 p. Purple cloth over boards. Line drawing in silver, naked woman, lower front right. "A careful scientific inquiry into the subject of sex in… Read more
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Twenty-Five Years A-Graying: The Portrait of a College Graduate

by Cooney, Barbara (Text and artwork by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Very little wear or soiling. 1st free end paper: small paper sticker, "Bay Colony Bookshop, 35 N
Edition
First edition.
Item Price
NZ$32.33

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Boston / Toronto.: Little Brown and Company / Raccoon Books., 1963. First edition.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Very little wear or soiling. 1st free end paper: small paper sticker, "Bay Colony Bookshop, 35 Newbury St., Boston.". 1 32 p. Horizontal format 9.25 x 6.25 in. illustrated cover in green, pink, black. Amusing treatment of college… Read more
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The Young Lady's Counsellor; or, Outlines and Illustrations of The Sphere, the Duties, and the Dangers of Young Women

by Wise, Rev. Daniel

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1851
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Historic insect damage to board gutters. Foxing. Tightly bound.
Edition
Thirty-eighth thousand.
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NZ$13.23

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New York.: Carlton & Porter., 1851. Thirty-eighth thousand.. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Historic insect damage to board gutters. Foxing. Tightly bound.. 1 251 p. Royal blue embossed covers, oval w/ floral edges. Gold spine titles w/ ornament. Stitched binding. 18 cm. 4 pages publisher lists, primarily Christian. Subtitle: "Designed to be a… Read more
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Padlocks and Girdles of Chastity.

by Anonymous, and Bonneau, Alcide (Later edition credited to), and Liseux, Isidore (Possibly translated by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has slight chips, minor soiling.
Item Price
NZ$35.27

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New York: Privately printed / The Big Dollar Books Co., 1932. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Jacket has slight chips, minor soiling.. 1 Text in English, with some French. Dark green cloth over boards. Spine title paper strip, white with black titles. 115 p. B&W facsimile artwork. RARE in original like this volume. "Girdles of… Read more
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The L Life: Extraordinary Lesbians Making a Difference

by McHugh, Erin

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2011
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket surface wear.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9781584798330
Item Price
NZ$42.62

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New York.: Stewart, Tabori, & Chang / Abrams., 2011. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Light jacket surface wear.. May, Jennifer (Photographs by).. 1 Illustrated Paper over boards. Color photos, Frontispiece. 9.25 in. square. 160 p. Audience: General/trade. Portraits and Interviews with 26 women. Introduction by author.
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The Intelligent Woman's Guide to Socialism and Capitalism

by Shaw, Bernard

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Marred at lower page block by outside end water stain, barely damaging text
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st.
Item Price
NZ$26.45

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New York.: Brentano's Publishers., 1928. First edition. Stated 1st.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Marred at lower page block by outside end water stain, barely damaging text pages. Some small staining to right deckled page block. Tight, clean text pages. Minor top page block production.... 1 Light olive green cloth over boards,… Read more
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The Family of Woman

by Mason, Jerry (Edited and Published by), and Suehsdorf, Adolph (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Minor jacket surface wear.
Edition
First edition. No print line.
ISBN
9780448162683
Item Price
NZ$95.52

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New York.: The Ridge Press / Grosset & Dunlap., 1979. First edition. No print line.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Minor jacket surface wear.. Squillace, Albert (Art Direction by).. 1 Pebbled white faux leather over boards. Green titles. Jacket: multiple rectangles in colors; B&W photo, black titles. 8.75x11.25in. 192 p. Audience: General/trade. International images of… Read more
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Thirty Years in Washington; Or, Life and Scenes in Our National Capital...

by Logan, Mary Simmerson Cunningham (Logan, Mrs. John A. ) (Edited By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1901
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Moderate spine discoloration; minor fray to top edge, spine; Indent to front spine edge gutter owns 2 tear
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NZ$27.92

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Hartford CT.: A.D. Worthington & Co., 1901. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Moderate spine discoloration; minor fray to top edge, spine; Indent to front spine edge gutter owns 2 tears of 1.5in. each. Inside tan floral endpapers excellent with only edge of maroon bleed at bottom front.. 1 1 p. L., xxxii, 33-752 p.; Illustrations, Plates, Facsimiles.… Read more
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Bad Guys: Women's Tales From the Relationship Front

by Hersey, Brook

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Light lower spine bump.
ISBN
9780963887009
Item Price
NZ$6.25

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New York: Bishop Books, 1994. Trade paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Light lower spine bump.. 0 264 p. 2-page stapled Press Release enclosed. Review copy, unmarked as such. Women's Studies: Not a book about taming or re-shaping a bad guy. When men change, they have to do it by themselves. They are acts of nature.
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The Weaker Vessel; Women in 17th Century England

by Fraser, Antonia

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket. Price clipped.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780394513515
Item Price
NZ$16.17

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New York.: Alfred A. Knopf., 1984. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket. Price clipped.. Scher, Paula (Jacket design by), and Des Granges, David ("The Saltonstall Family", ca. 1636-37, Jacket front painting by). 1 Black cloth over boards. Color illustrated jacket. 544 p. Audience: General/trade. Women's Studies. British History. Subtitle: "Heiresses and dairymaids, holy women and… Read more
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