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  • New World, Called The Blazing-World

    $15.00

    The Blazing World is a fanciful depiction of a satirical, utopian kingdom in another world that can be reached via the North Pole. It is “the only known work of utopian fiction by a woman in the 17th century, as well as an example of what we now call ‘proto-science fiction’ — although it is…

  • Natural Philosophy: Divided into Thirteen Parts

    $20.00

    Margaret Lucas Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1623 – 1673) Margaret Lucas Cavendish was an English aristocrat, philosopher, poet, scientist, fiction-writer, and playwright during the 17th century. Born Margaret Lucas, she was the youngest sister of prominent royalists Sir John Lucas and Sir Charles Lucas, who owned the manor of St. John’s Abbey in Colchester. She…

  • The Land of Little Rain

    $12.95

    The Land of Little Rain is a book written by American writer Mary Hunter Austin. First published in 1903, it contains a series of interrelated lyrical essays about the inhabitants of the American Southwest, both human and otherwise.

  • The Arrow-Maker

    $12.95

    Mary Hunter Austin Mary Hunter Austin was born on September 9, 1868 in Carlinville, Illinois (the fourth of six children) to George and Susannah (Graham) Hunter. She graduated from Blackburn College in 1888. Her family moved to California in the same year and established a homestead in the San Joaquin Valley. Mary married Stafford Wallace…

  • Exilius or The Banish’d Roman

    $14.99

    Exilius or The Banish’d Roman Published just after the death of Queen Anne in 1714, Exilius can be read as a pro-Stuart response to the succession crisis that followed Anne’s death. There is some suggestion that Curll sped up the release of the work so that he could capitalize on the market potential during the…

  • A Woman of Genius

    $25.00

    Mary Hunter Austin Mary Hunter Austin was born on September 9, 1868 in Carlinville, Illinois (the fourth of six children) to George and Susannah (Graham) Hunter. She graduated from Blackburn College in 1888. Her family moved to California in the same year and established a homestead in the San Joaquin Valley. Mary married Stafford Wallace…

  • Camilla or A Picture of Youth – Volume Five

    $14.99

    Fanny Burney Fanny Burney (Frances d’Arblay, née Burney) was born on June 13, 1752, at King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England. She died on January 6, 1840, in London. She was an English novelist and letter writer, who was the author of Evelina, a landmark in the development of the novel of manners. Fanny was the daughter…

  • Camilla or A Picture of Youth – Volume Four

    $14.99

    Fanny Burney Fanny Burney (Frances d’Arblay, née Burney) was born on June 13, 1752, at King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England. She died on January 6, 1840, in London. She was an English novelist and letter writer, who was the author of Evelina, a landmark in the development of the novel of manners. Fanny was the daughter…

  • Camilla or A Picture of Youth – Volume Three

    $14.99

    Fanny Burney Fanny Burney (Frances d’Arblay, née Burney) was born on June 13, 1752, at King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England. She died on January 6, 1840, in London. She was an English novelist and letter writer, who was the author of Evelina, a landmark in the development of the novel of manners. Fanny was the daughter…

  • Camilla or A Picture of Youth – Volume Two

    $14.99

    Fanny Burney Fanny Burney (Frances d’Arblay, née Burney) was born on June 13, 1752, at King’s Lynn, Norfolk, England. She died on January 6, 1840, in London. She was an English novelist and letter writer, who was the author of Evelina, a landmark in the development of the novel of manners. Fanny was the daughter…