The Life of Emmeline Pankhurst: The Suffragette Struggle for Women's Citizenship
Category: First Edition
London, T. Werner Laurie. 1935.
First edition; 8vo; original green cloth and dust jacket. An intimate and personal biography of the great militant leader of the struggle for Women's Votes written by her daughter who was herself an active lieutenant in the Movement. In 1999, Emmeline Pankhurst was named by Time magazine as one of the 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century, stating, "she shaped an idea of women for our time; she shook society into a new pattern from which there could be no going back." A very good copy in a good dust jacket with a number of tears and slight loss to top of spine and rear panel. A scarce book, rare in the dust jacket.