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881 5972 TROLLOPE, Joanna Passionate Man, A
Paperback; Trade PB Berkley Books: NY; c1990,2000; Reprint Very Good+  
295 pages; No spine or cover creases, very light edgewear. A very nice copy.; 'The Logans were an enchanting and admirable couple. Archie had snatched Liza from her own engagement party to someone else, wooed her, swept her off to his father in Scotland, and finally married her. Now bedded firmly into country life - three children, Archie the village doctor, Liza a teacher, everything comfortable, funny, affectionate - they awaited the arrival of Archie's father, the brilliant Sir Andrew Logan, a widower for over thirty years.

When his city-clean Rover stopped in the drive, Sir Andrew was not alone. Beside him was a golden lady in caramel suede, a warm, witty, desirable widow whom everyone - except Archie - adored at once. Archie saw his father's mistress as the worm in the bud of his perfect life - a life that was to be wrenched apart before he and Liza could re-create their world.'  
Price: 8.75 USD

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882 1497 Trollope, Joanna Spanish Lover
Paperback; Trade PB Black Swan: London; (1993) 1997; Very Good  
380 pages; Some spine creases, one corner of front cover just beginning to curl. Binding is good and tight, pages are clean.  
Price: 9.00 USD
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883 2188 TROLLOPE, Joanna Spanish Lover
Hardcover Random House: New York; 1993; First US Edition 334 pages Very Good in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Red remainder dot on top text block edge, spine ends lightly bumped, paper covered board edges faintly rubbed. Dust wrapper lightly rubbed and edgeworn. ; This is the special preview edition, with no price on the dust wrapper and a message from the senior editor on the front flap.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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884 1353 Trollope, Joanna The Rector's Wife
Hardcover Random House: New York; 1991; First US Edition 287 pages Very Good in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Spine head and tail bumped, extremities edgeworn some soil to text block edges. Dust wrapper, not price cut, shows very light soil on the white portions. ; Basis for the Masterpiece Theater series. Recommended.  
Price: 10.50 USD
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885 1477 Trollope, Joanna Village Affair
Paperback; Trade PB Black Swan: London; (1989)1998; Reprint Very Good+  
271 pages; Slight spine creases. ; "Lettice Deverel with her parrot, and the vicar, a wonderful man- seemed to be the ultimate achievement of her outwardly happy marriage- a loyal, if dull husband, three children, two cars, and now, the house. So why did she feel that something crucial was missing?"  
Price: 7.50 USD
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886 2024 TROLLOPE, Joanna Village Affair
Paperback; Mass Market PB Berkley Books: New York; c1989,1999; Reprint Near Fine  
292 pages; A new book. This edition contains a short interview with the author.; "Lettice Deverel with her parrot, and the vicar, a wonderful man- seemed to be the ultimate achievement of her outwardly happy marriage- a loyal, if dull husband, three children, two cars, and now, the house. So why did she feel that something crucial was missing?"  
Price: 6.00 USD
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887 1686 TRUMAN, Margaret Women of Courage
Hardcover Wm Morrow and Co.: New York; 1976; First US Edition 254 pages Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper 
Free front endpaper has1977 in red pencil, tape residue, and skinned areas. Spine ends bumped, faded, and lightly soiled, text block edges foxed. Dust wrapper, price clipped, edgeworn and rubbed. ; Biographies of twelve courageous American women including Prudence Crandall, Dolly Madison, Elizabeth Blackwell, Marion Anderson, and others both famous and little known from Revolutionary times to the 1970's.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Four Marys , TURNBULL, Agnes Sligh
888 6204 TURNBULL, Agnes Sligh The Four Marys
Hardcover Fleming H. Revell Company: NY; 1932; 128 pages Very Good-  
Signed by Author; Signed and inscribed by the author, "for Emily & Oliver G----- with warmest regards and best wishes for a very happy Easter. Agnes Sligh Turnbull" Nice maroon cloth boards with decorative front cover embossing and lettering in gilt, spine ends and corners lightly bumped. Pages age browned, pastedowns, endpapers, and page edges foxed, top edge soiled; no binding problems, interior pages clean. No dust wrapper.; The four short stories of this novel feature Mary of Nazareth, Mary of Magdala, Mary of Bethany, and Mary of Capernaum.  
Price: 69.00 USD
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The Ignorance of Sybilla : and other Stories, VAIZEY, Mrs. George de Horne
889 6682 VAIZEY, Mrs. George de Horne The Ignorance of Sybilla : and other Stories
Softcover; Trade PB Greyladies: Edinburgh; 2010; 220 pages New 
A new book.; A new collection of short stories from this witty and intelligent author - family stories, romances, ghost stories, WWI patriotism, stories of independent working girls and honourable chaps. Originally written at the turn of the last century, these stories are perfect miniatures of insight and humour. Now out of print. 
Price: 24.50 USD
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Women Writers of the 1930s : Gender, Politics and History, VON ARNIM] JOANNOU, Maroula ed.
890 5187 VON ARNIM] JOANNOU, Maroula ed. Women Writers of the 1930s : Gender, Politics and History
Softcover; Trade PB Edinburgh University Press: Edinburgh; 1999; 224 pages Near Fine 
A new book with faint edgewear.; Sixteen essays on women writers of the liberal-left in the 1930s. Writers discussed include Elizabeth von Arnim, Elizabeth Bowen, Vera Brittain, Katherine Burdekin, Nancy Cunard, Storm Jameson, Rosamond Lehmann, Naomi Mitchison, Jean Rhys, Stevi Smith, Sylvia Townsend Warner, Rebecca West and Virginia Woolf. 
Price: 29.50 USD
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Forest Lover, The, VREELAND, Susan
891 5780 VREELAND, Susan Forest Lover, The
Hardcover Viking: NY; 2004; First US Edition 333 pages Very Good+ in Near Fine dust wrapper 
A lovely book. Faintly bumped spine ends and corners. Unclipped dust wrapper has faintest edgewear.; 'It was Emily Carr (1871-1945)—not Georgia O'Keeffe or Frida Kahlo—who first blazed a path for modern women artists, according to this novelized biography. Carr's boldly original landscapes are praised today for capturing an untamed British Columbia and its indigenous peoples just before industrialization would change them forever. Susan Vreeland brings to life this fiercely independent and underappreciated figure. From illegal potlatches in tribal communities to the gaiety of prewar Paris, Carr's story is arresting and vibrant, and Vreeland tells it with gusto and suspense.' 
Price: 10.75 USD
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Passion of Artemisia, The, VREELAND, Susan
892 6873 VREELAND, Susan Passion of Artemisia, The
Hardcover Viking: NY; 2002; First US Edition 288 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Spine ends lightly bumped, a few faint smudges to top page edges. Unclipped dust wrapper has faint edgewear. A very nice copy.; Historical novel of 17th century Rome, Florence, and Genoa based on the painterArtemisia Gentileschi, 'a woman who ignored the conventions of her day and dared to follow her heart.'; "The story of a painter who transformed Renaissance Italy with the beauty of her work. 'ThePassion of Artemisia' chronicles the extraordinary life of Artemisia Gentileschi, the first woman to make a significant contribution to art history." Dust wrapper matches sample image. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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893 348 Wambaugh, Joseph Finnegan's Week
Hardcover Wm Morrow: NY; 1993; First US Edition 8vo ; 348 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Very slight soil to bottom of text block edge. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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Maid Marian , WATSON, Elsa
894 5904 WATSON, Elsa Maid Marian
Hardcover Crown Publishers: NY; 2004; First US Edition Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper  
307 pages; A new book received with a bumped spine tail and bottom corners. Unclipped dust wrapper is faintly edgeworn. ; An enjoyable retelling of the Robin Hood legend. This tale of Sherwood Forest is told from Maid Marian's point of view. It 'brings to life the rollicking - and romantic - world of the Middle Ages.'; Published @ $23.95.  
Price: 10.00 USD
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895 5886 WAUGH, Evelyn Brideshead Revisited : The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder
Softcover; Trade PB Little, Brown & Company: Boston; c1945,1982; Reprint Very Good-  
351 pages; No spine creases, covers creased and edgeworn especially at top rear corner, page edges lightly yellowed and soiled; interior pages clean, none loose.; Cover images are from the Granada Television/ WNET television series starring Anthony Andrews and Jeremy Irons. ' This novel was recently selected by 'Time Magazine' as one of the one hundred best English-language novels written from 1923 to the present.; "This is my favorite novel, second only to The Diary of the Provincial Lady," writes Holly H. of the ATS and AT and DES discussion groups. "I can't help but love the narrator Charles Ryder and the members of theMarchmain family. Charles is the quintessential looker-on who faithfully records a glorious lost past and grace that was England before World War II, as personified by the Marchmain family, in particular. This is the story of his love for two of the wealthy Catholic children, the innocent yet dissolute Lord Sebastian and the ultimately disconsolate Lady Julia. They are surrounded by memorable characters of the first order. One of the greatest literary pleasures of my life is discovering this gem of a novel and re-reading it on an annual basis. I highly recommend it to you."  
Price: 6.50 USD
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896 4154 WAUGH, Evelyn Loved One, The : An Anglo-American Tragedy
Hardcover; Book Club Edition Little, Brown & Company: Boston; c1948,1977; Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper  
164 pages; Spine ends faintly bumped, pages pale yellow. A bit of residue from old price sticker on front free endpaper and a slight darkening at gutter on front and rear endpaper. Dust wrapper, with sunned spine, is very lightly edgeworn, has faint soil and has one tiny closed tear ar spine gutter. ; The author dedicated this satiric look on the commercialization of death to Nancy Mitford. It features a pet cemetary, a full-service Hollywood funeral home, and the romance of an embalmer and a crematorium cosmetician and a young English poet named Dennis Barlow. The author warns that this is a nightmare and somewhat gruesome in parts...  
Price: 10.75 USD
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897 4152 WAUGH, Evelyn Put Out More Flags
Hardcover; Book Club Edition Little, Brown & Company: Boston; c1942,1977; Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper  
286 pages; Spine ends bumped and just beginning to fray at spine head, black cloth binding and pages clean, a bit of residue on front endpaper from old price sticker. Pages pale yellow, one page creased. Dust wrapper is lightly edgeworn and has a sunned spine.; The author's satirical eye turns to "smart" England, the Bohemian crowd, and Colonel Blimp as World War II begins.  
Price: 9.75 USD
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898 4131 WAUGH, Evelyn (Donat Gallagher, ed.) Little Order, A : A Selection from his Journalism
Hardcover Little, Brown & Company: Boston; 1977; First US Edition 192 pages Very Good+ in Very Good- dust wrapper 
Lovely red cloth binding has lightly bumped and smudged spine ends. White unclipped dust wrapper has yellowed and has a bit of edgewear and light soil. A two inch closed tear at spine head has been repaired with archival tape.; "During most of his career as a writer, Waugh had to supplement his earnings from novels and travel books with journalism. This book dislpays the full range of his journalistic essays, from the 'beastly little articles' of the early years to the notorious satires and 'serious work' of subsequent decades." 
Price: 14.50 USD
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899 494 Weatherford, Doris American Women's History: an A to Z of People, Organizations, Issues, and Events
Hardcover Prentice Hall: NY; 1994; First US Edition 396 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Corners very slightly rubbed; dust wrapper rubbed. A very nice copy. 
Price: 29.50 USD
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900 497 Weatherford, Doris Foreign And Female : Immigrant Women In America, 1840-1930
Softcover; Trade PB Facts On File: New York; (1986) 1995; Revised Edition 432 pages Very Good+ 
Large remainder mark to bottom edge, faint edgewear. A very nice copy. ; Revised and updated edition. Author uses letters and diaries to give a vivid picture of what it was like for European women newcomers to the US.  
Price: 16.00 USD
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Foreign And Female : Immigrant Women In America, 1840-1930, Weatherford, Doris
901 493 Weatherford, Doris Foreign And Female : Immigrant Women In America, 1840-1930
Hardcover Facts On File: 1995; Revised Edition 432 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper 
Spine head bumped, large remainder stamp on bottom edge, faint smudges on top edge. Dust wrapper lightly rubbed and edgeworn.; Revised and Updated edition. Author uses letters and diaries to give a vivid picture of what it was like for European women newcomers to the US.' 
Price: 24.00 USD
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902 3835 WEINTRAUB, Stanley Edward the Caresser : The Playboy Prince Who Became Edward VII
Hardcover Free Press: NY; 2001; First US Edition Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust wrapper  
429 pages; A new book with a bumped spine foot and bottom corners. Dust wrapper is faintly rubbed and edgeworn.; ' In each of the past three centuries, a Prince of Wales has waited most of his life to become King. Each one disappointed his reigning parent, had an unhappy marriage, and conducted scandalous affairs. But only one gave his name to an age: the future Edward VII, Albert Edward, eldest son of Queen Victoria.

Drawing on previously unavailable, little-used or unknown diaries, letters, memoirs, and reportage from both sides of the Atlantic the author depicts the Prince and his worlds: his frustrating childhood, his introductions to gentlemanly sins at Oxford and Cambridge, his chilly marriage, and his constant escapes to balls, races, spas, and country houses, where he gambled, gourmandized, caroused, and whored. His string of "god-children" included some almost certainly his own. Yet despite, or because of, his flaws, "Bertie" was loved wherever he went. He was a natural diplomat, able to charm strangers and dance all night. When he toured the United States in 1860, he was a media sensation, and there was even talk of a marriage with President Buchanan's niece. His story is a picture of tragedy and farce—qualities that fit Edward perfectly for the role of modern monarch.'; Published @$30.00  
Price: 14.75 USD

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Pilgrim's Rest [Dark Threat], WENTWORTH, Patricia
903 7242 WENTWORTH, Patricia Pilgrim's Rest [Dark Threat]
Softcover; Trade PB Harper Perennial: NY; c1946,1993; Reprint 257 pages Very Good- 
No spine creases, faint cover creases and light edgewear. Page edges and free endpapers foxed, previous owner bookplate on front free pastedown; interior pages clean. ; The tenth Miss Silver mystery featuring 'a spinster who has an aptitude for private investigation and is always seen with a piece of knitting at hand' was also published under the title 'Dark Threat'. "There have always been Pilgrims living at 'Pilgrim's Rest'. The two Miss Pilgrims, Columba and Janette, have no thought of leaving. When their brother suffers a fatal fall only days after talking about selling it, and his son, Major Roger Pilgrim, barely escapes two near-fatal accidents, they suspect it deadly to leave. Surely, Miss Silver can determine why the house hates to be empty."; 'Her books are good entertainment & offer a satisfying puzzle in the classic tradition.' - Lyn B., author of the 'I Prefer Reading' blog and member of the DES email discussion group. This series recommended by Jerri C. and Tom J. of the AT and DES email discussion lists as well as several other list members. Image is actual copy on offer. 
Price: 7.75 USD
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904 6038 WENTWORTH, Patricia Silent Pool, The
Softcover; Trade PB Harper Perennial: NY; c1953, 1992; Very Good+  
281 pages; No spine or cover creases, light edgewear, page edges yellowed, black remainder mark on bottom edge; interior pages clean.; This Miss Silver Mystery features the now retired, famous stage actress Adriana Ford.  
Price: 7.75 USD
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The Benevent Treasure, WENTWORTH, Patricia
905 6757 WENTWORTH, Patricia The Benevent Treasure
Softcover; Trade PB Harperperennial: NY; c1953,1992; 279 pages Very Good 
No spine or cover creases, light edgewear; pages pale brown, edges a bit darker with a few smudges. ; A Miss Silver mystery.; "Invited to live with her two great-aunts, the Misses Cara and Olivia Benevent, Candida Sayle has no home of her own and accepts. But the offer takes on an eerie quality when the aunts recall the family legacy--the Benevent Treasure that brings death to all who touch it. When Candida becomes reacquainted with local architect Stephen Eversley, he worries for her safety and calls in Miss Silver. But she is already on the case, investigating the mysterious disappearance years earlier of a man who worked for the sisters, and knew a bit too much, perhaps, about the Benevent Treasure." Book matches sample image. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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