Women in Industry: A Study in American Economical History

By: Abbott, Edith

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First edition with "(1)" at foot of last page, 8vo, 409 pages; green publishers cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine, top edge gilt, boards rubbed and wearing at extremities, center crease to spine, hinges starting but fast, previous owner's name and date at top of front free endpaper, pages lightly toned, margin notations and very occasional underlining on a handful of pages, binding a little tender. Discussions of women's roles in primary industries of the time, such as cigarmaking, cotton, mill operatives, boot and shoe manufacturing, etc. Also addresses the problem of women's wages, public opinion and child labor.

Title: Women in Industry: A Study in American Economical History

Author Name: Abbott, Edith

Categories: History, Women,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton: 1910

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller ID: 000996

Keywords: WOMEN HISTORY WOMENS STUDIES INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION GENDER STUDIES WORKING WOMEN