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Title: A Woman's Place, 1910-1975
Description: London, United Kingdom, Chatto & Windus. 1975, First Edition. (ISBN: 0701121211) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ruth Augusta Adam (1907 - 1977) was an English writer and feminist. This book is both human and humane, wise and cynical, polemical and witty. It concludes, wearily: 'A woman born at the turn of the century could have lived through two periods when it was her moral duty to devote herself, obsessively, to her children; three when it was her duty to society to neglect them; two when it was right to be seductively ''feminine''; and three when it was a pressing social obligation to be the reverse.' CONDITION 224 pages with photo plates and comic sketch illus, bright and crisp copy. DJ has been scrunched up at bottom front causing a large tear either side repaired with archival tape o/w mild wear to spine head. Near Fine/Very Good.

Keywords: 0701121211

Price: US$ 15.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 13466

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