Three Visits to America (Early Equal Rights Advocate)
New York: Fowler & Wells Co., 1884. First American Edition. Cloth. 5 X 7 5/8 Inches. 400 PP + 12 PP ads. Good. Item #4082
First American printing of this 19th century equal rights travelogue by Emily Faithfull. Among other topics, Faithfull writes in regards to women printers in the US, Mrs. Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, Women lobbyists, Cookery in restaurants, fire-brigades manned by girls and the inequalities existing between the salaries of men and women teachers in the US. Binding a bit rubbed at edges and folds. Front inside joint separated at gutter. A bit of scuffing. A nice copy of an often overlooked classic.
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