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9781469201931 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 7, 2012), cover price $59.97
9781469201948 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 7, 2012), cover price $39.97

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9780224093453 | Vintage Uk, October 27, 2011, cover price $25.10 | also contains Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?, Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

CD/Spoken Word:

9781491577509 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 25, 2014), cover price $9.99 | also contains Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?, Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
9781469282732 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 12, 2013), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Young Minnie Sidgwick was just 12 years old when her cousin, 23-year old Edward Benson, proposed to her in 1853. Edward went on to become Archbishop of Canterbury and little Minnie—as Mary Benson—to preside over Lambeth Palace, and a social world that ranged from Tennyson and Browning to foreign royalty and Queen Victoria herself...read more

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9781843548614 | Atlantic Books, June 1, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Young Minnie Sidgwick was just 12 years old when her cousin, 23-year old Edward Benson, proposed to her in 1853.

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Product Description: Stella Browne’s life was an experiment in new possibilities. Passionately committed to socialism, feminism and the rights of the indvidual, she promoted a radical vision of the sexual reform of society. Drawing on Stella Browne's writings and the archives, Lesley Hall has done full justice to this vanguard woman, setting her into the context of her progressive times and friends and associates, including Edward Carpenter, Rebecca West, Havelock Ellis, Dora Russell and Winifred Holtby...read more

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9781848855830 | Tauris Academic Studies, February 15, 2011, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Stella Browne’s life was an experiment in new possibilities.

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Product Description: The world of the Robson family is a complicated mixture of suffocation and strength, and Claire’s parents’ lives are as small and safe as they can make them. A mother who wants her daughter to fulfill her own dreams and a daughter who wants to be everything her mother is not—both may love each other, but neither understands the other...read more

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9780870136948 | Michigan State Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The world of the Robson family is a complicated mixture of suffocation and strength, and Claire’s parents’ lives are as small and safe as they can make them.

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Product Description: Vernon Lee, born Violet Paget in 1856 to English parents who lived on the Continent, bridged two worlds and many cultures. She was a Victorian by birth but lived into the second quarter of the twentieth century. Her chosen home was Italy, but she spent part of every year in England, where she published over the years an impressive number of books: novels, short stories, travel essays, studies of Italian art and music, psychological aesthetics, polemics...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813921587 | Univ of Virginia Pr, May 1, 2003, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Vernon Lee, born Violet Paget in 1856 to English parents who lived on the Continent, bridged two worlds and many cultures.

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Explores the connections between the writings and colorful lifestyle of Radclyffe Hall, a best-selling lesbian poet and novelist whose flamboyant antics raised many eyebrows during the early twentieth century. Reprint. K.

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9780879518318 | Overlook Pr, February 1, 1998, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Explores the connections between the writings and colorful lifestyle of Radclyffe Hall, a best-selling lesbian poet and novelist whose flamboyant antics raised many eyebrows during the early twentieth century

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9780879517083 | Overlook Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Explores the connections between the writings and colorful lifestyle of Radclyffe Hall, a best-selling lesbian poet and novelist whose flamboyant antics raised many eyebrows during the early twentieth century

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Relates the lives of the two young Irishwomen who defied convention and their families to live together in England

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9780140037081 | Trafalgar Square, June 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Relates the lives of the two young Irishwomen who defied convention and their families to live together in England

Product Description: A comprehensive political history of lesbianism in the 20th century, this work looks at: lesbians and the suffrage movement; lesbians and the First World War; Radclyffe Hall and "The Well of Loneliness" trial; lesbian life in the cosmopolitan 1930s; lesbian participation in the Second World War effort; lesbians in the 1950s; Esme Langley and "Arena Three"; and lesbian politics since the 1970s...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780304329649 | Cassell, March 1, 1999, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive political history of lesbianism in the 20th century, this work looks at: lesbians and the suffrage movement; lesbians and the First World War; Radclyffe Hall and "The Well of Loneliness" trial; lesbian life in the cosmopolitan 1930s; lesbian participation in the Second World War effort; lesbians in the 1950s; Esme Langley and "Arena Three"; and lesbian politics since the 1970s.

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Biography of the aunt and niece who wrote together under the pseudonym of Michael Field. (view table of contents)

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9781899791668 | Absolute Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Biography of the aunt and niece who wrote together under the pseudonym of Michael Field.

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Product Description: "Alkarim Jivani has fashioned a lively introduction to our queer brothers and sisters across the Atlantic." —Bay Area Reporter, San Francisco, CA"An interesting primary source for comprehensive gay and lesbian collections." —Library JournalIt’s Not Unusual is a lively, anecdotal account of lesbian and gay Britain told through the testimony of those who lived through it all...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780253333483 | Indiana Univ Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "Alkarim Jivani has fashioned a lively introduction to our queer brothers and sisters across the Atlantic.

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9780253211507 | Indiana Univ Pr, October 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: ""Alkarim Jivani has fashioned a lively introduction to our queer brothers and sisters across the Atlantic.

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Product Description: A comprehensive political history of lesbianism in the 20th century, this work looks at: lesbians and the suffrage movement; lesbians and the First World War; Radclyffe Hall and "The Well of Loneliness" trial; lesbian life in the cosmopolitan 1930s; lesbian participation in the Second World War effort; lesbians in the 1950s; Esme Langley and "Arena Three"; and lesbian politics since the 1970s...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780304329670 | Reissue edition (Cassell, December 1, 1995), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive political history of lesbianism in the 20th century, this work looks at: lesbians and the suffrage movement; lesbians and the First World War; Radclyffe Hall and "The Well of Loneliness" trial; lesbian life in the cosmopolitan 1930s; lesbian participation in the Second World War effort; lesbians in the 1950s; Esme Langley and "Arena Three"; and lesbian politics since the 1970s.

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Product Description: The author of The Charioteer and The King Must Die, Renault studied at Oxford but eventually abandoned the academic world and England for South Africa, where she and her companion, Julie Mullard, remained. "A superb biography of an exceptional novelist" (New Yorker)...read more

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9780151931101 | Harcourt, June 1, 1993, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A biography of the author of 'The King must die' discusses her harsh upbringing, her scholarship years at Oxford, her work as a nurse during World War II, her writing, and her life in South Africa

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9780156000604 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, July 1, 1994), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The author of The Charioteer and The King Must Die, Renault studied at Oxford but eventually abandoned the academic world and England for South Africa, where she and her companion, Julie Mullard, remained.

Product Description: Book by VALENTINE ACKLAND

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9780393022971 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1986, cover price $25.01 | About this edition: Valentine Ackland, writer and poet, was for 40 years the closest companion of Sylvia Townsend Warner, for whom she wrote this autobiographical essay.

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9780701135621 | Reprint edition (Chatto & Windus, February 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by VALENTINE ACKLAND

Fifteen gay women discuss their childhood, family life, work, friends, relationships, and involvement in political and social causes

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9780415029599 | Routledge, January 1, 1990, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Fifteen gay women discuss their childhood, family life, work, friends, relationships, and involvement in political and social causes

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Product Description: Penelope Fitzgerald's fascinating portrait of the tragic poet and her life at the heart of the Bloomsbury set. Charlotte Mew (1869-1928) cut one of the most distinctive figures of the twentieth century - beloved of Siegfried Sassoon and Walter de la Mare (for whom she was 'a very rare being'), unafraid of Virginia Woolf, and considered by Hardy to be 'far and away the best living woman poet'...read more

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9780201080193 | Addison-Wesley, September 1, 1989, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Penelope Fitzgerald's fascinating portrait of the tragic poet and her life at the heart of the Bloomsbury set.

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Product Description: Penelope Fitzgerald's fascinating porttrait of Bloomsbury's saddest poet. Charlotte Mew (1869--1928) was a poet with a formidable reputation who, as Virginia Woolf put it, was 'very good and interesting and unlike anyone else' and who wrote some of the best English poems of the twentieth century...read more

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9780201088953 | Addison-Wesley, May 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Penelope Fitzgerald's fascinating porttrait of Bloomsbury's saddest poet.

Paperback:

9780714528632 | 2 rev sub edition (Marion Boyars, November 1, 1986), cover price $9.95

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

Hardcover:

9780405074011 | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1975), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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