FOOTE, MH: Mary Hallock Foote: Author-Illustrator of the American West (The Oklahoma Western Biographies)

Miller, Darlis A. Mary Hallock Foote: Author-Illustrator of the American West (The Oklahoma Western Biographies). Oklahoma Western Biographies, 2002. ISBN: 080613386X. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26189) $18.00

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B/W illustrations. Bibliographic essay. Index. 297p. At a time when society expected women to concentrate on family and hearth, Mary Hallock Foote (1847-1938) published twelve novels, four short story collections, almost two dozen stories and essays, and innumerable illustrations.

DEWHURST, CK: Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women

Dewhurst, C. Kurt; MacDowell, Betty; MacDowell, Marsha. Artists in Aprons: Folk Art by American Women. Dutton, Museum of American Folk Art, 1979. ISBN: 0525475036. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26031) $12.00

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Introduction by Joan Mondale. Illustrated in Black and White with a section of color plates. Biographies. Bibliography. Subject and artist indexes. 202p. Measures 6.25×9 inches.

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide)

ANNE FRANK HOUSE: A Museum with a Story (English Guide), item cover Anne Frank House: A Museum with a Story (English Guide). Amsterdam: Anne Frank House, 2001. Unmarked. 15-page booklet. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25826) $12.00

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Text and small images offer a guide through the house and its history. Measures 2.25×8 inches.

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992

JOURNAL OF AMERICAN FOLKLORE: Vol 105, No 417, Winter 1992, book coverFeintuch, Burt (editor). Journal of American Folklore (Vol 105, No 417, Summer 1992). American Folklore Society, 1992. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#25819) $12.00

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Articles include “Word-Power, Performance, and Tradition” by John Miles Foley, “I was afraid someone like you . . . an outsider . . . would misunderstand” by Elaine J. Lawless, “Representations of the Female Rural Laborer in English Bawdy Songs” by Cathy Lynn Preston, and more.

The Journal of American Folklore, the quarterly journal of the American Folklore Society since the Society’s founding in 1888, publishes scholarly articles, essays, notes, and commentaries directed to a wide audience, as well as separate sections devoted to reviews of books.

KOH, HK: Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989

Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989, book coverKoh, Howard Kyongju. Hesung Chun Koh: Essays in Honor of Her Hwegap 1989. East Rock Press, 1992. ISBN: 0910825041. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#25811) $20.00.

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Inscription to previous owner. Section of photographs. Some rubbing on edge. Hwangap is the celebration of a person’s 60th birthday in Korea.

WARNER, DJ: Perfect in Her Place: Women at Work in Industrial America

Warner, Deborah J. Perfect in Her Place: Women at Work in Industrial America. National Museum of American History, 1981. Unmarked. Scrap on back cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25759) $12.00

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Nicely illustrated with 19th and 20th century images. Accompanied exhibition. Bibliographic references. Oblong book measuring 9×6 inches. 24p.

ART BULLETIN: Volume LXXIX Number 1 March 1997

ART BULLETIN: Volume LXXIX Number 1 March 1997, book cover Troy, Nancy J. (editor). The Art Bulletin (Volume LXXIX Number 1 March 1997). New York: College Art Association, 1997. Clean text throughout. Some rubbing on cover. Illustrated. Very Good. Paperback. (#25744) $20.00

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Includes: “Money, Power, and the History of Art” by James Cuno, Michael Fitzgerald, Michael R. Leaman, Judy Metro, Marcia Pointon, Martha Rosler, Michael s. Roth; “The Map of Art History” by Robert S. Nelson; “From Symbol to Allegory: Aby Warburg’s Theory of Art” by Matthew Rampley; “Unmaskking Pablo’s Gertrude: Queer Desire and the Subject of Portraiture” by Robert S. Lubar; “Contesting Femininity: Vuillard’s Family Pictures” by Susan Sidlauskas; “Alexander Cosen’s New Method: The Blot and General Nature” by Charles A. Kramer; “Roman Triumphal Painting: Its Function, Development and Reception” by Peter J. Holliday. Book Reviews. 178p.