Category: Social and Cultural History


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Albion : Origins of the English Imagination

By: ACKROYD, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Vintage: 2004

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 039312

The origins of the English Imagination - in literature, art, architecture, music and more, a journey into the roots of English cultural history. 516pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy - about 'as new'. Weight, 724g. View more info

Women at Work: Ontario, 1850-1930

By: ACTON, Janice et al - Editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Women's Educational Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16269

History of Women and Work in Canada, 1850-1930. 405pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Would be Fine but for corner clips to front endpapers. Dustjacket has a little edge wear and a tape repair to head of spine. Weight, 630g. View more info

Now the War is Over


Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11458

A Social History of Britain 1945-1951. 223pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 605g. View more info

Now the War is Over: A Social History of Britain 1945-51


Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, BBC/Cape: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036549

Britain in the immediate post-WWII era. 223pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Clean, unmarked copy showing only minor siggns of use. Weight, 610g. View more info

Famous Women: An Outline of Feminine Achievment Through the Ages with Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women

By: ADELMAN, Joseph

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, John L. Rogers: 1928

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 10438

Mini biographies of famous women from history. 328pp, illustrated. Clean interior, sound binding, unmarked. Cloth has small amount of wear at extremities. View more info

Hypatia Reborn : Essays in Feminist Philosophy

By: Al-Hibri, Azizah (editor); Simons, Margaret A. (editor)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, U.S.A., Indiana University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 19464

Essays in Feminist Philosophy. 349pp. Very bright, fresh copy. Sound binding. No wear to purple cloth. Unmarked. Weight, 770g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates ... View more info

Life, Letters and Journals

By: ALCOTT, Louisa May

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Grammercy Boooks: 1995

Edition: First Printing This Edition

Seller ID: 10543

Compiled and edited by Ednah D. Cheney. New edition. 290pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding, unmarked. View more info

Forty Years Journey : The Temperature Movement in British Columbia To 1900

By: ALLEN, Harold Tuttle

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Author Published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040071

An account of the Temperance movement in the early days of British Columbia, from c1860 to 1900. 138pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creaseso the spine. Weight, 232g. View more info

Aman: The Story of a Somali Girl

By: AMAN with BARNES, Virginia Lee and BODDY, Janice

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Knopf Canada: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08599

Story of a young Somali Woman growing up in a nomadic tribal society. 349pp, map. Very clean copy with sound binding. Ink name on ffep. View more info

Together: Conversations About the Kibbutz

By: AMITAI, Mordechai

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Israel, Worl Hashomer Matzair: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28090

History of the Kibbutz movement and Ideological Collectivism. 197pp, illustrated by Shraga Weil. Clean interior, unmarked. Pages browning. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Colorful wrappers. Weight, 280g. View more info

Rebel Daughter: An Autobiography


Price: $11.50

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter: 1996

Edition: 1st Trade Paperback

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 09974

Autobiography of a leading Canadian Feminist, Author and Journalist. Inscribed by the Author on the title page. 288pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, as new. View more info

When Passion Reigned: Sex and the Victorians

By: ANDERSON, Patricia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Basic Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 28189

An exploration of sex in Victorian Britain - 'A rollicking, subversive, and massively entertaining account of Victorian passions'. 209pp, illustrated. A mint copy, just about 'as new'. Unmarked, unclipped dustjacket, bright and fresh. Weight, 500g. View more info

Homestead Hardships Saskatchewan

By: ANDREW, Norman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Maymont, SK, Author Published: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036990

An account of pioneer life homesteading in Maymont, Saskatchewan. OCLC Number: 15967288. 72pp, photo illustrated, drawings. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Tight, sound, stapled binding. Bright, unmarked wrappers. Weight, 90g. View more info

Image for God and Production in a Guatemalan Town

God and Production in a Guatemalan Town

By: ANNIS, Sheldon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., Univ of Texas Press: 1994

Edition: Third Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 041229

Growth of Protestantism in Guatemala and its economic effects. 197 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A bright, frtesh, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 328g. View more info

Haight Ashbury Guide Book


Price: $50.00

Publisher: [San Francisco, CA], Publisher Unknown:

Seller ID: 049988

Newsprint 'Guidebook' to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury area. No date or publication data shown. However, it directly resembles a typical Undergraound Tabloid Newspaper of the period - late 1960s to early 1970s. Perhaps was published as an insert, or a givce-away. 8 pages, map of area on center-pages. Psychedelic front page illustration. Detailed guide to the area- history, background, present events, drugs, culture etc etc. Subtitled - 'A Necessary Guide to a 21st Cent... View more info