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Dracula, Prince of Many Faces: His Life and His Times by Radu R. Florescu; Raymond McNally

$10.00
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Harriet Beecher Stowe: A Life by Joan D. Hedrick

$20.00
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The Creation of Feminist Consciousness From the Middle Ages to Eighteen-Seventy by Gerda Lerner

$15.00
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Criminals, Idiots, Women, and Minors: Writing By Women On Women by Susan Hamilton

$25.00
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Dreaming of East: Western Women And the Exotic Allure of the Orient by Barbara Hodgson

$15.00
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Women's Diaries of the Westward Journey by Lillian Schlissel

$15.00
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A Small Sound of the Trumpet by Margaret Wade Labarge

$10.00
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Travel, Gender, and Imperialism: Mary Kingsley and West Africa by Alison Blunt

$30.00
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Much to Be Done: Private Life in Ontario from Victorian Diaries by Frances Hoffman and Ryan Taylor

$20.00
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Women in Purple by Judith Herrin

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Memoirs Of A Medieval Woman: The Life And Times Of Margery Kempe by Louise Collis

$10.00
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The Apricot Blooms in the Desert by Edward Payne

$10.00
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Deeds/Abstracts: The History of a London Lot by Greg Curnoe

$20.00
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The Golden Bough: a Study in Magic and Religion

$10.00
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Grahame Clark: An Intellectual Biography of an Archaeologist by Brian Fagan

$15.00
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Dr. Simon Forman: A Most Notorious Physician by Judith Cook

$15.00
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The Measure of Reality: Quantification in Western Europe, 1250-1600 by Alfred W. Crosby

$15.00
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Bury Me Standing: The Gypsies and Their Journey by Isabel Fonseca

$10.00
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An Extraordinary Theory of Objects: A Memoir of an Outsider in Paris by Stephanie LaCava

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