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Lot 2: "Governess: The Lives & Times Of The Real Jane Eyres" by Ruth Brandon VINTAGE Hardcover Feminist/Social History 1st Edition, 1st Printing In DJ

Est: $50 USD - $75 USDSold:
The Book BarnFebruary 29, 2024Edgewater, FL, US

Item Overview

Description

Vintage Hardcover Feminist/Social History 1st Edition, 1st Printing In Dust Jacket. "Governess: The Lives & Times Of The Real Jane Eyres" by Ruth Brandon. HARDCOVER 2008 Walker & Company Stated 1st U. S. Edition, 1st Printing w/ "First U. S. Edition 2008", number 1-10 & no additional printings on copyright page. Exactly as shown in listing scan(s). Nice Collectible 1st edition, 1st printing hardcover copy in Dust Jacket.

"Ruth Brandon weaves literary and social history with details from the lives of actual governesses, drawn from their letters and journals, to craft a rare portrait of real women whose lives were in stark contrast to the romantic tales of their fictional counterparts. "Governess" will resonate with the many fans of Jane Austen and the Brontës, whose novels continue to inspire films and books, as well as fans of "The Nanny Diaries" and other books that explore the longstanding tension between mothers and the women they hire to raise their children."

Illustrated with photos. Previous oner's personal library stamp on 1st end paper, o/w internally tight & unmarked. Binding Exterior; all lettering/decoration bright. Very Light handling wear/fold to front DJ flap of SELDOM PRESENT $25.99 unclipped DJ. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED, NOT DEFECTIVE, & GENUINE.

PLEASE NOTE: We do all our own shipping. We will combine shipping on multiple items, where possible to save the wining bidder on shipping costs. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable. Very Good Condition $25.00 $50.00 $5.00

Condition Report

Very Good Condition

Payment & Shipping

Payment

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Shipping

We do all our own shipping. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.

Auction Details

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$300 - 599:18.0%
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We are not set up for credit cards at our location so we can only accept Personal Checks, Money Orders / Cashiers Checks or PayPal, if Buyer wishes to pay us outside of "We Pay." Personal checks must clear before shipment of items will take place.
We do all our own shipping. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.
The Buyer's Premium schedule is as followed: $0 to $299 =15%; $300 to $599 = 13%; $600 or more = 10% & will be added to the hammer price of all sales. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties.
Sales Tax of 5.5% will be added to invoices from winning Maine bidders. Sales Tax of 6.5% will be added to Florida winners.
he Condition of all items offered is shown in photos of the items and is described in the text description of each item. We take care to make our descriptions as complete as possible. If you are not sure about any part(s) of a description(s) in any of our auctions please feel free to ask such questions as will allow you to make an informed buying decision.

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Payment is due when the applicable auction ends. We will issue invoices as soon as possible afterwards. We will combine shipping on multiple items, where possible to save the wining bidder on shipping costs. We use "We Pay" from Invaluable Auctions. A "We Pay" link will be on the invoice, if the Buyer clicks it they can pay with any of the many types of payment accepted at the We Pay site.

RETURN POLICY:

Returns Accepted. Please contact us before returning any item(s). You must start a return within: 10 Days of receipt of item(s).
Return shipping will be paid by: item(s) Buyer.

Additional return policy details: Item(s) MUST be returned in the condition they were sent.

We are not set up for credit cards at our location so we can only accept Personal Checks, Money Orders / Cashiers Checks or PayPal, if Buyer wishes to pay us outside of "We Pay." Personal checks must clear before shipment of items will take place.

Payment Terms:

Payment is due when the applicable auction ends. We will issue invoices as soon as possible afterwards. We will combine shipping on multiple items, where possible to save the wining bidder on shipping costs. We use "We Pay" from Invaluable Auctions. A "We Pay" link will be on the invoice, if the Buyer clicks it they can pay with any of the many types of payment accepted at the We Pay site.

RETURN POLICY:

Returns Accepted. Please contact us before returning any item(s). You must start a return within: 10 Days of receipt of item(s).
Return shipping will be paid by: item(s) Buyer.

Additional return policy details: Item(s) MUST be returned in the condition they were sent.

We are not set up for credit cards at our location so we can only accept Personal Checks, Money Orders / Cashiers Checks or PayPal, if Buyer wishes to pay us outside of "We Pay." Personal checks must clear before shipment of items will take place.

Shipping Terms

We do all our own shipping. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.

Shipping Terms

We do all our own shipping. Shipping will be added to winning bidder's invoice for item(s) won. Media Mail postage from USPS will be used for shipping in the United States for those items allowed. Lowest alternative cost shipping will be billed for items not allowed by USPS to be shipped by Media Mail. Foreign winning bidders will pay postage based on their countries small/medium/large Flat Rate box postage rates & weight of the package. Other types of postage are available at added expense at the bidders request. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties. A Tracking Number will be provided to buyer. Insurance is mandatory on packages over $100 USD and will be added to postage charges when applicable.

Buyer's Premium

The Buyer's Premium schedule is as followed: $0 to $299 =15%; $300 to $599 = 13%; $600 or more = 10% & will be added to the hammer price of all sales. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties.

Buyer's Premium

The Buyer's Premium schedule is as followed: $0 to $299 =15%; $300 to $599 = 13%; $600 or more = 10% & will be added to the hammer price of all sales. You also agree to pay any applicable taxes and/or customs/import duties.

Sales Tax

Sales Tax of 5.5% will be added to invoices from winning Maine bidders. Sales Tax of 6.5% will be added to Florida winners.

Sales Tax

Sales Tax of 5.5% will be added to invoices from winning Maine bidders. Sales Tax of 6.5% will be added to Florida winners.

Condition of Items:

The Condition of all items offered is shown in photos of the items and is described in the text description of each item. We take care to make our descriptions as complete as possible. If you are not sure about any part(s) of a description(s) in any of our auctions please feel free to ask such questions as will allow you to make an informed buying decision.

Condition of Items:

The Condition of all items offered is shown in photos of the items and is described in the text description of each item. We take care to make our descriptions as complete as possible. If you are not sure about any part(s) of a description(s) in any of our auctions please feel free to ask such questions as will allow you to make an informed buying decision.