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1 Allen, Ted; Kyan, Douglas; Filicia, Thom; Kressley, Carson, and Rodriguez, Jai Queer Eye for the Straight Guy: The Fab 5's Guide to Looking Better, Cooking Better, Dressing Better, Behaving Better, and Living Better
New York Clarkson Potter 2004 140005446x / 9781400054466 1st Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Ex Library 8vo- 8.5 In 
256 pp. glossy with color photos on most pages. Ex-library but with little wear. Stampings on inside covers, shelf label on spine. Mylar protector on dj. With glossary. Hip, sprightly written style pointers for young men of any orientation. This book covers a lot of territory -- not just fashion but also cooking, home design, etiquette and career. Inspired by the popular TV series of the same name. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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2 Bassoff, Evelyn Silten Ph.D. Between Mothers and Sons: The Making of Vital and Loving Men
New York. E P Dutton 1994 0525938338 / 9780525938330 1st Printing Cloth and Boards Very Good No Jacket 8vo -- -- 8.75 in Tall 
275 pp. includes bibliography, notes, index. Lacks jacket. Very clean and bright text, no markings. Spine lightly scuffed and soiled. Firm, tight binding. Tan-colored endpapers. A personal account of child rearing by a psychologist. Includes a chapter on mothers of gay sons, another on stepmothers. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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3 Benn Setfrey Don't Shoot! I'm Coming Out -- How to "Man-Up" and Set Heterosexuals "Straight"
Hallandale Beach, Florida PageTurner Publishing 2006 0977428206 / 9780977428205 First Edition Trade Papeback Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 8vo -- 8.5 In 
237 pp. Light vertical crease to front cover. Lightly read, with library stampings. No markings in text. Spine uncreased. A former teacher who now is a consultant on professional development (and voiceover artist), Setfrey writes a frank autobiography about his youthful coming-out experiences and his liberation from homophobic churches. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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4 Campbell, Will D. Brother of a Dragonfly
NY Continuum Publishing Co. 1994 0816490002 Trade Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
268 pp. A lyric tale of a southern boyhood, brotherly bonds and their diverging paths. A few ink underlinings on a half-dozen pages. Otherwise clean. 
Price: 3.20 USD
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5 Cohen, Joseph The Penis Book
NY Broadway Books (Random House) 2004 076791753 Later Printing Glossy Boards Fine Very Good 12mo -- 7 in By 7 in Square Format 
107 pp. on glossy stock. Close to new, small dent in bottom edge, dust jacket has some scuffing. No markings. A lighthearted collection of true facts and trivia mixed with urban legends about the penis. Presented from both a hetero and homosexual perspective. Many color photos, cartoons and graphics. Ideal joke gift or a facts-of-life resource for a teenager of any age. Photo of a banana adorns the front cover. You may laugh but you're likely to learn something new from this mini-book. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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6 Dollemore, Doug; Giuliuci, Mark, and Editors of Men's Health Age Erasers for Men
Emmaus, Pa. Rodale Press 1994 0875962130 / 9780875962139 5th Printing Pictorial Board Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
596 pp. A few rear pages have dampness rippling on margin, otherwise clean and nearly new. An encyclopedic guide to maintaining fitness in mid-life and beyond, covering dozens of common aging ailments, such as prostate problems, stress, impotence, gout, hearing loss, baldness, etc.  
Price: 4.05 USD
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7 Friedman, Mack Setting The Lawn On Fire
Madison Wisconsin Univ of Wisconsin Press 2005 0299213404 / 9780299213404 First Edition Boards Fine Fine 8vo- 8.75 in. 
147 pp. Nearly new, no markings, tight binding. First novel by a writer who also has penned a history of hustler culture. Young Friedman tells the story of Eye (Ivan) from pre-puberty days of sexual experimenting with neighbor boys to a brief stint of art-school moonlighting as a hustler. The protagonist takes a road trip to Mexico where he comes to terms with guilt and troubled memories of his parents. Much of it is written with wry humor but with a dark undercurrent. May be of special interest to fans of John Rechy's memoirs. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8 GQ Magazine Men of the Year 20th Anniversary Issue -- Tom Brady Cover
NY Conde Nast 2015 December 2015 Issue Magazine Very Good Magazine 4to -- 11 in Tall 
252 in. Lightly read. "Men of the Year XX" section is highlighted by color cover photo of New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady wearing a $5,000 Prada lambs wool overcoat like a royal robe. Inside are 5 other full page color photos of Brady and a feature about his being chosen "Man of the Year." Other notable features: Interviews with Donald Trump and Barack Obama, features on Navy SEAL transwoman Kristin Beck; NBA star Stephen Curry, comedian Tracy Morgan, Keith Richards, Quentin Tarantino, Michael Keaton. Notable models include bare-chested Rafael Nadal, showing Tommy Hilfiger underwear; Graham Moore in Brooks Brothers attire, and Oliver Martinez for Yves St. Laurent cologne. Kentucky newlweds David Moore and David Ermold recount their legal struggle to get a wedding license from anti-gay town clerk Kim Davis. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Gravois, Valory Cherry Single
Belmont, California Alchemist/Light Publishing 1997 0960065059 / 9780960065059 1st Edition Trade Paper New No Jacket 8vo-8.5 In Tall 
175 pp. New, but with light corner crease on front cover. From publisher's overstock. No remainder mark. Subtitled: A Transvestite Comes of Age. Story of a cross-dressing young man who ventures into the transvestite and transsexual underground of San Francisco. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Hagan, Kay Leigh, Ed. Women Respond to the Men's Movement
United Kingdom Pandora (HarperCollins 1992 0062509969 / 9780062509963 6th Printing Trade Paperback Very Good + 8vo - 8 in. Tall 
175 pp. Nearly new, no markings, firm binding. Foreword by Gloria Steinem. More than a dozen women give their thoughts about the men's movement, its potential and dangers, as seen in the early 1990s. . Contributors include Ursula K. Le Guin, Barbara Kingsolver, Margo Adair, Vicki Noble, Margaret Randall, Jane Caputi, Gordene MacKenzie, Karthleen Carlin, Harriet Gill and others. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir, Harris, E. Lynn
11 Harris, E. Lynn What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir
NY Doubleday (Random House) 2003 0385502648 / 9780385502641 2nd Printing Boards with Cloth Spine Strip Good + Very Good Ex-Library 8vo -- 8.5 In 
266 pp. Mylar protector on dust jacket. Ex-library stampings. Still sturdy and text clean. Harris relates his struggles in a broken black family in Arkansas, his challenges in coming out as gay, and obstacles in launching a writing career. He self-published his first book but later ones became best-sellers. He died of a heart attack in 2009. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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12 Hughes, Thomas Tom Brown's School Days
NY Hurst & Co. Sixth Edition Pictorial Boards Good 8vo -- 8.25 in. 
357 pp. 6 color lithographs by an unidentified artist, including frontispiece. Spine has several spots rubbed down to board and part of gilt title is missing, but image of cricket player still visible. Front cover in tan and blue has design of two schoolboyard in blue uniforms, one sitting on a bench with a cricket bat; his companion seated on the ground. Rear cover darkened. Publication date not stated; probably circa 1910 (Hurst & Co. produced many different editions of the book.) Includes Preface to 6th edition, in which the author defends his right to be preachy. Tale of an English lad who goes off to boarding school. and has various adventures, including fights with bullies, cricket rivalries and pranks played on professors. An influential juvenile novel that established a role model for youthful masculinity, emphasizing sportsmanship and self-defense. Basis for later films. Includes Part 1 and Part 2, 9 chapters in each. No markings in text. (FYI, a good reference for browsing the dozens of reprints of this book, which lacked a copyright, can be found at the Henry Artemus web site). 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Wild at Heart Field Manual: A Personal Guide to Discover the Secret of Your Masculine Soul, John Eldredge
13 John Eldredge Wild at Heart Field Manual: A Personal Guide to Discover the Secret of Your Masculine Soul
Nashville Thomas Nelson 200 0785265740 / 9780785265740 14th Printing Trade Papeback Near Fine 8vo -- 9 in High 
376 pp. Stiff wraps. Lightly used, text clean, no spine creasing. Still almost new. Author uses a whitewater adventure as an allegory for men seeking a masculine, macho way to live a Christian life.He argues that Christianity should mean more to men than just being a nice guy. Presented in small chunks of text, with numerous blank pages for a reader to jot notes about his journey toward finding himself. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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14 Kelly, G. Lombard Sex Manual for Those Married or About to Be
Augusta, Ga. Southern Medical Supply 1948 3rd Edition Revised; 6th Printing Stapled Stiff Wraps Very Good No Jacket 12mo -- 7.5 In. 
84 pp. Light soil and fading to covers. Text clean. Gift inscription to newlyweds on inside cover. Somewhat thumbed. Cover has lower corner crease. "Hosts of married couples are morons about sex." With this startling quotation as an opener, a University of Georgia professor of anatomy gives a frank and informal guide to sexual practice. While the author emphasizes there should be nothing shameful about sex, the title page states the booklet is distributed only by prescription for a dollar apiece. "Orders received direct from laymen without prescriptions will be returned to the senders." The manual is a quaint reminder of sexual attitudes that existed shortly after World War 2 as the first faint stirrings of women's liberation started seeping through American culture. Several illustrations provide cutaways of male and female genitalia and reproductive systems. Sexual relations are presented in a mostly clinical fashion, but the author does acknowledge that women as well as men have sexual desires that must be satisfied. However, he contends that twice a week is the recommended frequency to avoid "immediate or eventual harm to one or both of the individuals." He doesn't detail what problems over-indulgence might cause. Chapters deal with such subjects as use of a condom, need for lubricants, methods of birth control (as then existed, primarly condoms, rhythm method and questionable douches), frigidity, change of life (in both men and women), and sexual oddites, such as "caught penis" and priapism. Interesting the manual contains no mention of homosexuality. Cover notes that 130,000 copies were in print as of 1948, three years after the manual was first issues. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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15 LaFavore, Michael, Ed. Men's Health Advisor 1994
Emmaus, Pa. Rodale Press 1994 0875961991 / 9780875961996 First Edition Pictorial Board Near Fine  No Jacket as Issued 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
290 pp. Nearly new, no markings. General tips on improving health, fitness, nutrition and looks from Men's Health Magazine, written in a conversational, "hey buddy" style. Includes discussion of mental health and stress management, also.  
Price: 4.50 USD
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16 Marcus, Eric The Male Couple's Guide to Living Together: What Gay Men Should Know about Living with Each Other and Coping in a Straight World
Perennial Library (Harper & Row) 1988 0060550406 / 9780060550400 First Edition Cloth & Boards Good + Very Good Ex Library 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall 
294 pp., bibliography. Library discard stampings and card pocket. Binding firm. Text clean. Light to moderate wear. Although this guide pre-dates the gay marriage movement, it's filled with useful , practical pointers for gay men who share a household. It starts with initial dating and moves through the stages of building a relationship. The subtitle includes the phrase "coping with the straight world" and a big chunk of the book focuses on the issue of being out vs. attempting to be partly or fully closeted. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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The Tricky Part: A Boy's Story of Sexual Trespass, A Man's Journey to Forgiveness, Moran, Martin
17 Moran, Martin The Tricky Part: A Boy's Story of Sexual Trespass, A Man's Journey to Forgiveness
NY Anchor Books (Random House) 2006 0307276538 / 9780307276537 1st Paperback Edition, Expanded Trade Paper Very Good 8vo -- 8 in Tall By Author
284 pp. plus afterword. Light wear. Clean text. Spine uncreased. Light crease on rear cover. Flat-signed by author. Apparent production error, by retailer with blue "Autographed Giovanni's Room" sticker affixed to front cover, and a price sticker for Giovanni's Room on rear cover. Afterword was added after the 2005 hardcover edition was published by Beacon. A memoir by a Catholic man about his seduction as a youth by a seminarian working as a camp counselor in Colorado. This began a 3 year, and a nightmare that haunted Moran well into his adulthood. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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18 Nestle, Joan; Preston, John, Eds Sister & Brother: Lesbians & Gay Men Write About Their Lives Together
NY HarperCollins 1994 006251055X / 9780062510556 First Edition Cloth & Boards Near Fine Very Good + 8vo -- 9.5 In By 9.5 In. 
339 pp. Close to new. Small brownish dot on white cover. Binding tight, no markings. Light soil to dj. Lesbians and gay mens recall their experiences trying to relate to one another. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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19 Patrick, John, Ed. Any Boy Can
Sarasota, Florida Starbooks Press 2001 1891855155 First Edition Trade Papeback Near Fine 8vo -- 8.5 In 
518 pp. plus a few b&w photos of models. Glossy cover color photo of young male model on haystack.Collection of more than 30 gay erotic short stories and two novels by various authors. Most of the stories are 8 to 12 pages long. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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20 Patrick, John, Ed. In the Boy Zone
Sarasota, Florida Starbooks 1997 1877978620 / 9781877978623 2nd Printing Trade Paper Near Fine 8vo -- 8.5 In 
528 pp., color cover photo and 1 inside b&w photo of partly nude male model. Nearly 40 short stories and articles about prostitution by young male hustlers. Some are written as erotica. Others are journalistic reports. The editor's premise is that not all hustlers are victims. In some cases, there are mutual benefits to the hustler and the john. The introduction includes material on Daytona Beach's Boardwalk, once considered a "combat zone" until urban renewal eliminated a beachfront park known for cruising. Boise, Idaho, and Manhattan also are discussed. A disclaimer notes that the material was written before the AIDS epidemic, and the editor recommends use of condoms and other safer-sex protection. Includes a 10-chapter "bonus book: titled "Getting Off: The Search for Orgasm." Contributors, besides Patrick, include Jesse Monteagudo, Grant Adams, John C. Douglas, James Wilton, Thom Nickels and several others. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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