Hardcover, sm. 4to., fine condition in like dustjacket, black & white photographs, line-drawings, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, 210pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Examines inventions and discoveries made by women, beginning with the first patent application made in 1637 and ending with the outbreak of war in 1914.
About the Author: Deborah Jaffe is an author, Photographer and painter. Her subjects are diverse and include Henry V111, Queen Victoria, Masks, the Construction of books and photomontage. She appeared as a Great Exhibition expert on Channel 4's History Huntersand on Women's Hour to discuss woman and technology in the 19th century. Her paintings are in private collection in Britain and Europe.
Title: Ingenious Women: From Tincture of Saffron to...
Publisher: Phoenix Mills, Sutton Publishing, 2004. reprint.
Book Description Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0006176220
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR005021373
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # TT01470417B
Book Description Sutton Publishing, 2004. Book Condition: Very Good. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP77982126
Book Description Sutton, 2003. Book Condition: Very Good. From corsetry designs and the invention of the coffee filter to signal flares, bicycles and windscreen wipers, women have made a vital contribution to the development of the modern world. Deborah Jaffe's generously illustrated book sifts through public records, historical accounts, patents and legal documents from the 17th century to the First World War to reveal the remarkable and often little-known stories of undervalued and determined female inventors in a male-dominated society. Bookseller Inventory # 234715
Book Description Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Firmly bound and carefully read. Both book & unclipped jacket are in excellent clean condition. No inscription or ownership markings. No tears or loss. Jacket is price clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 025512
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97807509303073.0
Book Description Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000109381
Book Description Sutton Pub Ltd, Stroud, 2004. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Larger 8vo pp. xiv 210.Examines inventions and discoveries made by women, beginning with the first patent application made in 1637 and ending with the outbreak of war in 1914. book. Bookseller Inventory # 116930
Book Description Sutton Publishing, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0750930306