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1 A & F Quarterly A Very Emerson Christmas -- Christmas Issue 2000
Columbus, Ohio Abercrombie & Fitch 2000 Trade Paperback Good + Catalog 4to -- 10.5 In Tall 
280 pp. Faint pale yellow water stain along bottom of pp. 1-4, a few additional early pages rippled, rest of text clean. Lower corner of front cover thumbed. Spine crease. A fashion catalog-cum-magazine presented as a fictional family reunion scrapbook of Bryan Emerson and his siblings, four young men and a woman gathering at their posh childhood home in Hamilton, Mass. on the North Shore of Boston. Clothing is the usual Abercrombie & Fitch preppie gear, worn by blond, toned WASP specimens. Many casual bare-chested poses in color and black & white. Some models are shown stripped down to underwear. Cover shows the clan standing in front of a Georgian colonial, three of them holding geese. The inexplicable geese-holding pose is repeated several times in the inside pages. The catalog also includes 22 articles, including pieces on actors Chris Masterson, Hill Harper, William Shatner and Florence Henderson, gay Eagle Scout James Dale; R & B group Lucy Pearl; Rockette dancer Melanie Allen; boy band Hanson; an excerpt from a David Sedaris book; plus notes on best seller books, music, movies and video games. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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2 A & F Quarterly Summer 2002 Issue -- Paradise Found
Abercrombie & Fitch 2002 Summer 2002 Trade Paperback Very Good No Jacket Catalog 4to -- 11 in Tall 
280 pp. Light wear, thumbed. Spine uncreased. Text clean. In this fashion catalog/magazine, the first 119 pages are a color fashion spread showing A&F's mostly blond preppie models haviing a good time on a tropical island. Most shots pair a blond hunk with a blonde girl in various states of undress. A few group shots, including guys piled up in a group tackle. Magazine portion includes articles on actor Chris Evans, author Tom Robbins, comic creator Will Eisner, film reviews, music tidbits, horoscopes, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 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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4 Blass, Bill; Horyn, Cathy Bare Blass
Scranton, Pa.. HarperCollins 2002 0060185554 / 9780060185558 Stated First Edition Boards Very Good Fine Remainder 8vo -- 9.25 in 
182 pp., with color and b&w glossy photos. Remainder slash on bottom edge, and about a half-dozen words are lightly highlighted -- probably marking words that a reader was looking up in a dictionary. No other markings, nearly new. The autobiography of an Indiana boy who made it to New York and left his stamp on the world of fashion. Nancy Reagan and other celebrities helped make his name a household wold and raise the fashion consciousness of ordinary middle-class Americans. Blass died shortly after completing this book. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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5 Details Magazine Ashton Kutcher Cover -- September 2011 Issue
New York Advance Publishers 2011 Magazine Very Good + Magazine 4to - -10.75 in Tall 
208 pp. Lightly read. Address label on front cover. Cover photo shows actor Ashton Kutcher in a black v-neck coat sweater. Cover story delves into Kutcher's love affair with Twitter and other computer technology. The article mentions only in passing Kutcher's new role as co-star of "Two and a Half Men" comedy. Other articles include a profile of Peter Thiel and his project to create a manmade platform island off San Francisco and have it become a libertarian nation. Also a piece on rapper Common. Several fashion spreads including one on winter coats. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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6 Details Magazine May 2011 Issue -- Mark Ruffalo Cover
NY Conde Nast 2011 Magazine Very Good 4to - -11 in Tall 
117 pp. Rough area near subscription corner of cover, otherwise close to new. Cover shows actor Mark Ruffalo in scruffy shadow beard, denim work shirt. Feature story by Jonathan Miles discusses how Ruffalo has returned to acting and directing after a brief retirement. Also a brief profile of model Patrick Schwarzenegger; fashion spread on casual blazers; men's spas. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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7 Gaines, Steven and Churcher, Sharon Obsession: The Lives and Times of Calvin Klein
Secaucus, New Jersey Birch Lane Press (Carol Publishing Group) 1994 1559722355 / 9781559722353 1st Printing Boards Near Fine Near Fine 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall 
414 pp., with 16 pp. glossy b&w photos. Small ID stamp of previous owner on front endpaper. Text clean and bright. Light edgewear. A detailed examination of Klein's complex life, which included many years of partying with the New York gay community as well as two heterosexual marriages. 
Price: 4.00 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 Kidwell, Claudi Brush, and Steele, Valerie, Eds. Men and Women: Dressing the Part
Washington D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press 1989 0874745594 / 9780874745597 1st Paperback Edition Trade Paperback Good + No Jacket Art Catalog 4to -- 11 in Tall 
188 pp. on glossy stock, numerous photos and drawings. Light creasing on front cover, corners rubbed, stamping on bottom edge. No markings in text. Catalog for an exhibition of U.S. apparel, mostly from the 19th and 20th centuries. The exhibit examined the connection between changes in fashion and changes in gender roles over the decades. Chapters deal with work clothes, sports uniforms, high fashion and children's apparel. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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10 New York Times Magazine Diane Arbus cover-- Sept. 14, 2003 Cover
NY NY Times 2003 Newspaper Supplement Good Magazine 
120 pp. Moderate wear, cover loosening. Cover shows Diane Arbus portrait, and inside article by Arthur Lubow includes several full-page newly published b&w photos, taken from a new Arbus book, "Revelations." Issue also includes a Paul Krugman fiscal analysis, "The Tax Cut Con," an essay by Cathy Horyn on Calvin Klein's fashion work on the eve of his retirement; a piece on the ultra-fast pitchers in baseball, the 10 or so who can pitch a ball 100 mph or faster; Stephen Hall's article on medical research into Buddhist meditation; an an advertorial section on cancer research. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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11 New York Times Style Magazine Men's Fashion Spring 2006
NY NY Times 2006 Newspaper Supplement Very Good  Ephemera 4to - -11,75 in Tall 
172 pp. Lightly read, thumbed. Jamie Foxx cover, with article about his recent film portrayal of gangster Tookie Williams. Other articles include pieces about gender-bending singer Devendra Banhart, photographed in dresses; an update on Mick Jagger; Burberry's Christopher Bailey; David Hicks, et al.  
Price: 3.60 USD
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12 Out Magazine "Swim Team 2010" -- February 2010 Issue
Here Media 2010 Magazine Very Good 4to -- 10.75 in Tall 
88 pp. Light rippling, gently read, binding strong. Color head-and-shoulder photo of uncredited male model for a swimsuit fashion spread. Other features: Profile of Moroccan writer Abdellah Taiap; gay fraternity culture; British actor Ben Wishaw; fraternity organizer Stewart Have; Argentine photo blogger Augustin "Rambo" Vivero. Swimsuit models Danny Schwarz and Corey Saucier, photographed at Playa Mar Chiquita resort in Puerto Rico. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Out Magazine Colton Haynes Cover -- September 2016 Issue
NY Here Media 2016 Magazine Near Fine Magazine 4to -- 11 in Tall 
120 pp. New, unread, with white mailing protector still intact. Colton Haynes cover feature includes 34 inside photos. Cover title: "Swoon -- the Joy and Heartache of Colton Haynes." Also features about gays supporting Donald Trump, a retro appreciation of "A Taste of Honey." A remake of Rocky Horror Picture Show. Plus a fashion spread featuring young gender-ambiguous models. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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14 Out Magazine Cult Object April 2002 Issue
NY Liberation Publications 2002 April 2002 Magazine Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
94 pp., nearly new, small dog-ear crease on bottom right corner of front cover. Cover story is "Cult Object" by novelist Andrew Holleran, discussing male beauty, gay heroism and Alexander the Great. Other articles include "Spring Ring," a boxing-themed fashion layout photographed by Trevor O'Shana and styled by Gregory Wein. Plus a piece on Rosie O'Donnell and a Brad Gooch article about gay monks reconciled to celibacy. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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15 UnderGear Summer Preview 2002 Catalog
San Diego UnderGear 2002 Stapled Softcover Very Good Catalog 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
32 pp., lightly thumbed, no markings except for blacked out address on rear cover. Boxers vs. briefs? Decide after leafing through this full-color array of young male models wearing form fitting underwear, shorts, and tees. Incentive for resuming the ab workout routines. No 100 percent frontal nudity, only 95 percent -- it is a clothing catalog, after all. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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