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Colour-Coded A Legal History of Racism in Canada, 1900-1950

By: Backhouse, Constance

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Toronto, Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History: 2010

Seller ID: 134357

ISBN: 0802082866

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 490 pages. View more info

Petticoats & Prejudice: Women and Law in Nineteenth Century Canada

By: Constance Backhouse

Price: $45.95  $36.76

Publisher: Women's Press: 1991

Seller ID: 143792

ISBN: 0889611610

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in handsome burgandy cloth with gold sparkles, gilt print at cover and spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. The section headings followed by chapters in parentheses are: The regulation of marriage, courtship & sexual violence ( The ceremony of Marriage, Seduction, Rape ):Fertility (Infanticide, Abortion); The 19th century family (Divorce and separation, Child Custody),; Women's work ... View more info