Independent Woman 1922-4 rare magazine book 30 issues illustrated early FeminismBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Bound Periodicals, Leather Books, Independent Woman, Women's Interests, Illustrated Newspapers).
The Independent Woman.
Published monthly New York by the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs.
Complete sequential run of 30 issues, January 1922 to June 1924. Each issue c. 30 pages. Illustrated throughout, great covers, many small b&w photos of specific people, detailed articles, etc. Abundant period advertising.
Rare and fascinating early American feminism periodical. Cover art by Ethel C. Taylor.
A rare magazine dedicated to the rise and support of women in society, the work place and American society in general.
Period custom 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition but is still sound and well preserved.
Binding age worn, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, all issues with old crease down middle from having once been folded prior to the binding, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 12" H x 9" W.