Category: Gay/Lesbian


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Genet: A Biography

By: White, Edmund

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1994

Edition: 4th Printing.

Seller ID: 009465

ISBN: 0394571711

Condition: Very Good

727 pp. , 12 pp. b&w glossy photos. Chronology. Index. 60 pp. of rerference notes. Ex-library copy with discard stampings and card envelope, but little wear. Binding firm, text clean.A well-known American gay novelist explores in great detail the criminal and literary life of a reclusive "thug of geniius," as Genet is called by Simone de Beauvoir. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In By 9.5 In. View more info

States of Desire : Travels in Gay America

By: White, Edmund

Price: $3.75

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007170

ISBN: 0553145444

Condition: Very Good

309 pp. Moderate wear, some spine creasing, moderate toning. Binding sturdy. No markings. Lightly thumbed. Wilson sketches brief but revealing and highly anecdotal portraits of gay subcultures and their personalities in Los Angeles, New York, Portland, Salt Lake City, Santa Fe, Boston, Florida, etc. In a concluding self-critical chapter, White says writing the book radicalized him and moved him from "snobbism" toward socialism. View more info

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The Farewell Symphony

By: White, Edmund

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Int'l: 1998

Seller ID: 010289

ISBN: 0679754768

Condition: Very Good

413 pp. Slight wear with light thumbing. Quarter-inch tear on front cover. Else close to new, no markings. Spine uncreased. Part 3 of White's elegy for the liberated gay American generation of the 1960s thru the 1990s. Cover blurb: "Here is a work of Proustian richness, sadness and wisdom." Size: 8vo - 8 in Tall View more info

The Married Man

By: White, Edmund

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage International: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 010327

ISBN: 0375400052

Condition: Very Good +

321 pp. Light wear, close to new, no markings, except for stamping on preliminary page. Two male lovers -- a furniture scholar and a younger architect -- move from Paris to Venice to Key West to Providence to Montreal and finally to the Sahara as their relationship grows more complicated and challenged. Some critics consider this novel White's best. View more info

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The Truth Shall Set You Free: A Memoir

By: Whitehead, Sally Lowe

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Louisville Kentucky, Westminster John Knox Press: 1999

Seller ID: 009544

ISBN: 0664258182

Condition: Fine

261 pp. Like new, no markings No spine creases. Flaps on stiff wraps. High school sweethearts marry young and nurture each other's fundamentalist faith in Atlanta. After 20 years of marriage and six children, husband Mike discloses he no longer can keep his homosexuality closeted. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in View more info

Tennessee Williams: Memoirs

By: Williams, Tennessee

Price: $8.85

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday: 1975

Seller ID: 005785

ISBN: 0385005733

Condition: Very Good

264 pp. plus 144 b&w photos interspersed throughout text. Spine edges rubbed. Dust jacket soiled and heavily chipped on rear panel, a few holes in dj spine and lower spine edge. Text clean. Gilt titling and William signature intact and bright. A charming memoir by this lovable rascal of American theater. View more info

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Gaudi Afternoon

By: Wilson, Barbara

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Seattle, Seal Press: 1990

Edition: 3rd Printing.

Seller ID: 009216

ISBN: 093118889X

Condition: Very Good +

172 pp. Clean, no markings, stiff, close to new. A case of cross-dressing confusion set in Barcelona amid the architecture of Antoni Gaudi. Part of the Cassandra Reilly mystery series. Cover blurb: "From the seedy bars of Barcelona's red light district to the dreamlike gardens of Gaudi's Parc Guell, Cassandra chases people of all persuasions and motives in this madcap caper where appearances are always deceptive." Winnder of a British Crime Writers' Association Award for best mystery set in Europe and a Lambda Literary Award for best lesbian mystery. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in View more info

Murder in the Collective

By: Wilson, Barbara

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Seattle, The Seal Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009255

ISBN: 0931188237

Condition: Very Good

181 pp. Previous owner's name on inside cover. Spine creasing and diagonal crease on lower right corner of front cover. Text clean. A feminist mystery in which Best Printing, a collective, gets a proposal to merge with lesbian-owned B. Violet Typesetting. The heroine is Pam Nilsen of Best Printing. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In View more info

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Out on Fraternity Row: Personal Accounts of Being Gay in a College Fraternity

By: Windmayer, Shane L. And Freeman, Pamela W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California,, Alyson Pubns: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007043

ISBN: 1555834094

Condition: Very Good

296 pp. Light toning, light general wear, no markings, spine uncreased. Glossy color photo cover. An anthology of more than 30 first-person accounts of male college students and recent graduates about being gay on campus and participating in fraternity life. Most tell of a closeted life, although some disclosed their orientation to close friends within the fraternity. More than 60 fraternities are referenced. Includes materials for promoting accommodation and welcoming of gay frat members. Sponsored by the Lambda 10 Project at Indiana University. The editors acknowledge their research might be... View more info

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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit

By: Winterson, Jeanette

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1987

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 007093

ISBN: 0871131633

Condition: Good

176 pp., page corner creased, thumbed, light spine creases, moderate wear. Text clean. Winterson writes an autobiographical tale of a young British lesbian coming out in an evangelical family. Winner of Whitbread Prize for Best First Fiction. View more info

The Boys and Their Baby

By: Wolff, Larry

Price: $4.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0503003712

ISBN: 0394560914

Condition: Good +

260 pp. Ex-library with "discard" stampings, mylar protector Slanted. Text clean. Moderate wear. Wolff's first novel, a tale of two college roommates reuniting in San Francisco, one of them a young dad with baby in tow. View more info


By: Wood, Bari and Geasland, Jack

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY ., G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1977

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC).

Seller ID: 002438

Condition: Very Good

282 pp. Moderate edge wear, chipping and water staining on dust jacket. Spine rubbed at top and bottom. No markings in text, binding firm. A murder mystery centering on the death of twin doctors with obsessive, incestuous attractions for each other. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Lesbian and Gay Lifestyles: A Guide for Counseling and Education

By: Woodman, Natalie Jane, Ed.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Irvington Publishers: 1992

Edition: 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 0503003843

ISBN: 0829024727

Condition: Good

295 pp., bibiography. Spine uncreased. Textblock rippled. No markings. Satisfactory as reading copy. Collection of 17 articles on counseling gay people, as social work began to understand homophobia as a societal problem in the early 1990s. Chapter titles include "Developing a Positive Self-image in a Homophobic Environment" by Diane Bernard and "Relationship Termination for Gays and Lesbians." by Pat Terry. Size: 8vo- 8.5 In View more info

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Everyone's Dead But Us

By: Zubro, Mark Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, St.Martin's Minotaur: 2006

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 005923

ISBN: 0312343450

Condition: Fine

279 pp. Close to new, no markings. Tom & Scott escape to a Greek island for a honeymoon, but then are cut off by a storm and discover a body in their villa. As more corpses accumulate, their R&R becomes a sleuthing challenge. View more info