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Naomi Symes Books

Secure Bookselling Service. Established 1994.

Out-of-print, antiquarian and in-print books in the field of women's history and social history.

Our On-line Search and Order Service lets you search all titles and order using our fully-automated ordering system with shopping basket facilities. This service is secure (SSL) for credit/debit card transactions and we guarantee rapid delivery of your order, to all destinations worldwide.

To search for the book(s) you require, simply type one or more keywords into the box above (separated by a space or a comma) and click "go". Keywords may be the author's name, title words, ISBN or general subject words eg. Victorian, socialism, labour, women writers, Ireland, North West England, education, housing, philanthropy, medieval, eighteenth century, witchcraft, France, motherhood, religion, Edwardian, London, First World War, rural, autobiographies.

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Highlights. Latest additions to our stock

Yamaguchi, Midori. Daughters of the Anglican Clergy: Religion, Gender and Identity in Victorian England. (Palgrave, 2014). Hardback.

Matson, Mike. The Blue Coat Inheritance: Transition from Charity School to Grammar School at Stockton-on-Tees, 1721 - 1973. Vol One - The Eighteenth Century Blue Coat School. (M. C. Matson, 2012). Paperback.

Hunt, Cathy. Hunt, Cathy. The National Federation of Women Workers, 1906 - 1921. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Hardback.

Symes, Ruth A. It Runs in the Family. (The History Press, 2013). Paperback.

Bahadur, Gaiutra. Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture. (C. Hurst & Co. Publishers Ltd, 2013). Hardback.

Special Collections

Histories of Europe.

Books by Angela V. John.

Books by and about Annie Besant.

Suffragette Ephemera.

History of Employment.

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