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1 (The Diagram Group) The Modern Woman's Body
London Grange Books 1996 185627893x / 9781856278935 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. Pages lightly tanned. Black & white illustrations. 416 pages ID194329 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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2 Aburdene, Patricia and Naisbitt, John Megatrends for Women
New York Villard Books 1992 067940337X / 9780679403371 1st Edition Hardcover 
Very Good,+ in Very Good Dustjacket 388pages ID1233 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Little Men Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys, Alcott, Louisa M.
3 Alcott, Louisa M. Little Men Life at Plumfield With Jo's Boys
Garden City, NY Nelson Doubleday 1955 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Faux leather boards. Black & white illustrations and colour frontispiece by Ruth Ives. A nice copy 384 pages The third book in the series about the March family. First published in 1871. ID293782 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Wealth of Women: Australian Women's Lives from 1788 to the Present, Alexander, Alison
4 Alexander, Alison A Wealth of Women: Australian Women's Lives from 1788 to the Present
Sydney Duffy and Snellgrove 2001 1876631090 / 9781876631093 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. [x] 300 pages ID215229 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Virago Book of Spirituality. Of Women and Angels, Anderson, Sarah (Edited by)
5 Anderson, Sarah (Edited by) The Virago Book of Spirituality. Of Women and Angels
London Virago Press 1996 1860490409 / 9781860490408 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. xi, 336 pages A collection of spiritual writing that spans the centuries and world religions. ID271653 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Silent System: Forgotten Australians and the Institutionalisation of Women and Children, Ashton, Paul and Wilson, Jacqueline Z. [Edited by]
6 Ashton, Paul and Wilson, Jacqueline Z. [Edited by] Silent System: Forgotten Australians and the Institutionalisation of Women and Children
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2014 1925003787 / 9781925003789 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 224 pages During the twentieth century in Australia more than half-a-million children grew up in 'out-of-home' care in over 800 institutions, including children's homes, foster homes, industrial schools and orphanages. A regime of mass institutionalisation was sanctioned by legislation and administered by either the state or by non-government bodies such as churches and welfare groups. Around 7,000 children were child migrants from Britain, Ireland and Malta; up to 50,000 were Indigenous 'Stolen' children and more than 450,000 were non-Indigenous children. ID287249 
Price: 37.00 AUD
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They Call Him "Uncle Joe" [Inscribed by Author], Atkinson, Joe
7 Atkinson, Joe They Call Him "Uncle Joe" [Inscribed by Author]
Western Australia Published by Author No dateCirca 1995 0646220004 / 9780646220000 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Light wear to edges and corners. Spine lightly faded. Inscribed by the author on title page. 276 pages Covers the author's ambulance career, military service, and his experiences as a Uniting Church minister in Western Australia. ID226451 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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8 Bacchi, Carol Lee Same Difference: Feminism and Sexual Difference
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1990 0044421524 / 9780044421528 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Top edge of front free end paper clipped. Previous bookseller's label and stamp to front free end paper and pastedown. xx, 330 pages Explores many fundamental questions basic to the women's movement. ID265886 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Women and Horses, BAKER, Candida
9 BAKER, Candida Women and Horses
Sydney Picador 1990 0330272055 / 9780330272056 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 192pages Author's first book ID938 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Ripples of Dissent.  Women's Stories of Marriage from the 1890s, Bennett, Bridget [Chosen & Introduced by]
10 Bennett, Bridget [Chosen & Introduced by] Ripples of Dissent. Women's Stories of Marriage from the 1890s
London J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1996 0460877771 / 9780460877770 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 458 pages ID295102 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Worth Her Salt: Women at Work in Australia, Bevege, Margaret, James, Margaret, & Shute, Carmel (Editors)
11 Bevege, Margaret, James, Margaret, & Shute, Carmel (Editors) Worth Her Salt: Women at Work in Australia
Sydney Hale & Iremonger 1982 0868060038 / 9780868060033 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xxv, 453 pages Brings together research and recollection in an illuminating exploration of women's expereinces in Australia. ID260407 
Price: 11.00 AUD
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Cherry Ripe (Signed by Author), Bird, Carmel
12 Bird, Carmel Cherry Ripe (Signed by Author)
North Richmond, Vic Power Press 1985 095898591X / 9780958985918 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Faint yellowing to page edges. Maps to inside covers and some black and white illustrations. Signed by the author on the Title page. 193 pages The first book of the author who was the recipient of the 2016 Patrick White Award. A novel about three generations of women in Tasmania. ID293798 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Alice Freeman Palmer. The Evolution of a New Woman, Bordin, Ruth
13 Bordin, Ruth Alice Freeman Palmer. The Evolution of a New Woman
Ann Arbor The University of Michigan Press 1993 047210392X / 9780472103928 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 314pages. Alice Freeman Palmer was one of the most influential figures in expanding academic horizons for women in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. But her importance goes beyond the academic. She was a woman who chose both marriage and a professional career and she confronted obstacles that challenged this new path she, and others, were forging - this earned her the title "new woman". ID14965 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Connecting Spheres Women in the Western World, 1500 to the Present, Boxer, Marilyn and Quataert, Jean H. (Editors)
14 Boxer, Marilyn and Quataert, Jean H. (Editors) Connecting Spheres Women in the Western World, 1500 to the Present
New York Oxford University Press 1987 019504133X / 9780195041330 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Corners a little creased. Illustrated with black and white photographs & graphs. Foreword by Joan W. Scott. 281pages ID2270 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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15 Braithwaite, Brian; Walsh, Noelle, Davies, Glyn (Compilers) Ragtime to Wartime. The Best of Good Housekeeping 1922-1939
London Leopard 1995 0752900455 / 9780752900452 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 23cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Previous owner's neat stamp to half-title page. Black & white illustrations. Endpapers decorated with front covers of Good Housekeeping 192 pages Articles on fashion, contemporary fiction, from 1922-1939 from ' Good Housekeeping', the pre-eminent women's magazine in the Twenties and Thirties. Includes contributions from Ogden Nash, Eric Linklater, Virginia Woolf and Beverley Nichols. ID274061 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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16 Brewer, Dr. Sarah What Worries Women Most: Your Medical Questions Answered
London Piccadilly Press 1993 185340215X / 9781853402159 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 194 pages Essential for every woman who is concerned about her health. ID245592 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide, Brissenden, Alan (Editor)
17 Brissenden, Alan (Editor) Aspects of Australian Fiction. Essays presented to John Colmer, Professor Emeritus of English The University of Adelaide
Perth University of Western Australia Press 1990 0855643110 / 9780855643119 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 205 pages A series of essays presented to John Colmer on his retirement as Professor of English at Adelaide University. Includes: Aussie Bards and Pom Reviewers: English Reviewers and Australian Writers in the Nineteenth Century by Barry Argyle; Grim Humour in the Short Stories of the 1890s by Robert White; Joseph Furphy and Narrative Art by George Turner; The Extended Edwardianism of Australian Literature by Adrian Mitchell; Buffoon Odysseys Australian Expatriate Fiction by Women by Diana Brydon; Some Godlike Grammar: The Narrator in the Transit of Venus by Robert Sellick; A Refined Look at Australia Angela Thirkell as Trooper to the Southern Cross by Virginia Kenny; Desire and Repetitions in the Novels of Helen Garner by Andrew Taylor; Language, Silence and the Laws of the Land Randolph Stowe's Tourmaline by Russell McDougall; The Self-contradictory Fiction of David Foster by Kenneth Gelder; Wongar's Metamorphoses: The Track to Bralgu by Livio Dobrez; A Poetic Novel for the Vernacular Republic: Les Murray's 'The Boys Who Stole the Funeral' by Bruce Clunies Ross. ID230728 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Apostles into Terrorists Women and the Revolutionary Movement in the Russia of Alexander II, Broido, Vera
18 Broido, Vera Apostles into Terrorists Women and the Revolutionary Movement in the Russia of Alexander II
London Maurice Temple Smith Ltd 1979 0851171621 / 9780851171623 1st Australian Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 238 pages The story of the women who participated in the Russian revolutionary movement between 1860 and 1880. ID257979 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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My Life Li Na, Bryant, Shelley (translated by)
19 Bryant, Shelley (translated by) My Life Li Na
Melbourne Viking 2014 0143800051 / 9780143800057 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 274 pages My Life is the moving story behind an extraordinary sporting icon. ID296285 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Living Feminism The impact of the Women's Movement on Three Generations of Australian Women, Bulbeck, Chilla
20 Bulbeck, Chilla Living Feminism The impact of the Women's Movement on Three Generations of Australian Women
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1997 0521465966 / 9780521465960 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 279 pages ID286652 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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