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WOMEN’s STUDIES: Virginia Woolfe, Germaine Greer, Betty Friedan, feminism, votes for women, women’s issues and gender politics. Please browse our categories to the left to find old, second-hand and rare books. Use our Quick Search Box (at bottom of page) to locate books by book title, authors name or description. We are proud of our reputation for careful customer service, with efficient packing & shipping world-wide. We offer tracking with all our shipments, where possible. See the About Us Page. All prices are in Australian (AUD) $
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Author: Betty Friedan - author of The Feminine Mystique
Publisher: Random House, Inc., New York, USA., 1976. Hardcover 8vo, 389 pages.
Condition:Yellow & black cloth-bound hardcover with bright title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with minor rubbing. No inscriptions or names. Slight moisture marks to cover.
Description: This book intertwines her most famous speeches and articles, never before collected, with personal memories. It contains dramatic new writing that illuminates the history she herself helped make, giving new insights and raising new questions.
Author: Shirley Conran
Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1987. Hardcover with dj. First edition,First UK edition, 508pp, maps to endpapers,
Condition:Crisp blue cloth-bound hardcover with bright title to spine, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with minor rubbing. No inscriptions or names.
Description: Five pampered women accompany their powerful husbands on a business trip to Australia, moving on to a tropical island. They go on a yacht trip whilst the men visit a mine. After seeing their husbands murdered they escape to the jungle.
Author: GERMAINE GREER
Publisher: MacGibbon & Kee London 1971 Fifth Reprint 1st Pub. 1970 H/c 8vo without Dj 354 Pages, 5 Parts
Condition:Black Hardcover 8vo Silver title to spine, rubbing to spine & corners with two indents to frcvr, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, slight foxing to outside page edges, without dustjacket.
Description: The author discusses gender, hair, sex, "the wicked womb," puberty, womanpower, romance, women as objects of male fantasy, the middle-class myth of love and marriage, family, security, etc. CLASSIC FEMINISM
Author: GERMAINE GREER
Publisher: Heinemann Melbourne Undated Copyright 1984 Hardcover large 8vo with Dj 469 Pages 14 Chapters & Index
Condition:Black Hardcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, slight foxing to outside page edges, in a clipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight foxing to inside, slight rubbing & edgewear.
Description: Witty, erudite, authoritative, brought to life with personal anecdote, this is Germaine Greer's most important book. Dealing as it does with the most vital issues confronting the world and its human population.
Author: GERMAINE GREER
Publisher: Doubleday London 1999 Softcover large 8vo 351 Pages 35 self-contained 'Chapterkins'
Condition:Illustrated Softcover 8vo with rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION
Description: Erudite, eccentric, provocative and invigorating, Germaine Greer once again sets the agenda for the future of feminism as the millennium draws to a close. What women have been duped into settling for is a spurious version of equality.
Author: DIANE BELL - Photographs by Ponch Hawkes
Publisher: McPhee Gribble/Penguin Melbourne 1988 Reprint 1st Pub. 1987 Softcover Quarto 280 Pages 14 Chapters B/W PHOTOS
Condition:Illustrated Softcover quarto with rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION
Description: Dozens of women from all around Australia tell in their own words, the way significant objects in their lives have been passed from hand to hand, from generation to generation. Heirlooms and hand-me-downs, teapots and prayer books, routines rituals et al
Author: TI-GRACE ATKINSON
Publisher: Links Books New York 1974 Second Printing Square 8vo Softcover 226 Pages plus 32 pages Acknowledgments and Afterword, B/W ILLUSTRATIONS.
Condition:Illustrated Softcover (Artwork by Barbara Nessim) 8vo with rubbing to spine, corners & edges, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.
Description: Free-ranging discussion of women's issue from a radical Lesbian feminist perspective. Philosophical and funky, practical and visionary. An influential and challenging work in American feminism.
Author: CLARISSA PINKOLA ESTES, Ph.D.
Publisher: Rider London 1995 Thirteenth Reprint 1st Pub. 1992 Large 8vo Softcover 520 Pages 15 Chapters and Index
Condition:Illustrated Softcover with slight rubbing to spine & corners, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.
Description: Clarissa Pinkola Estes is a Jungian psychoanalyst and cantadora (keeper of the old stories). She reveals how within every woman there lives a Wild Woman, filled with passionate creativity and ageless knowing, but repressed for centuries.