Ariel Books: Gay
found: 15 books

 
ALTMAN, DENNIS
Coming Out in the Seventies
USA, Wild & Wooley. 1980, First American. (ISBN: 0909331685) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Black bds with crisp gilt spine title, not worn, grey eps with name inked to ffep, pp 312 tight and clean. White wrapper has sunned spine, not worn. An excellent copy. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Book number: 7395
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: Homosexuality 0909331685

 
BELL, DAVID; BINNIE, JON
The Sexual Citizen: Queer Politics and Beyond
United Kingdom, Polity. 2000, First Edition. (ISBN: 0745616542) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Explores the meaning of the sexual citizen in relation to the city, debates around same-sex marriage, the military and globalization." CONDITION 176 pages, bright and crisp as new with faintest shelf wear. As New/N/A.
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Book number: 13973
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2154]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 0745616542

 
BRANDT, KATE
Happy Endings: Lesbian Writers Talk About Their Lives and Work
U S A, Naiad Press. 1993, First Edition. (ISBN: 1562800507) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Intimate portraits of much-loved lesbian writers. Discover the struggles and the triumphs of the women whose books have shaped so many lives. Dorothy Allison, Minnie Bruce Platt Leslea Newman, Lee Lynch, Joan Nestle, Katherine V. Forrest." CONDITION 248 pages. Bright and crisp copy, unworn with lightly faded spine. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 13983
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8 | JP¥ 1077]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 1562800507

 
CHANDLER, KURT
Passages of Pride: True Stories of Lesbian and Gay Teenagers
U S A, Alyson Pubns. 1997, First Edition. (ISBN: 1555834175) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Uses real-life experiences to illuminate three phases of homosexual life: becoming aware of one's homosexuality, coming out, and becoming part of the local gay/lesbian community. He focuses on six young gays and lesbians as each goes through the various phases." CONDITION Pp xvii 364. Covers unworn, bright and crisp copy with water stain to leading edge of some page near front causing light crinkling. Good/N/A.
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Book number: 13982
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1293]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 1555834175

 
COHEN, JAFFE; MCWILLIAMS, DANNY; SMITH, BOB
Growing Up Gay: From Left Out to Coming Out By Funny Gay Males
New York, U.S.A. Hyperion Books. 1995, First Edition. (ISBN: 0786880562) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Collection of anecdotes and humorous retorts are presented by an acclaimed gay comedy group, confirming some stereotypes and dispelling others while detailing positive portraits of growing up gay." CONDITION Pp viii 329. Bright and crisp copy with humorous illus. Moderately handled with crease top rear cnr, pencil name inside front erased. Good/N/A.
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Book number: 14188
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1293]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 0786880562

 
GILL, SEAN ED
The Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement: Campaigning for Justice, Truth and Love
United Kingdom, Cassell. 1998, First Edition. (ISBN: 0304337781) Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Campaigning for justice, truth and love from the churches traditional homophobic attitudes, also covers the history of the LGCM movement. CONDITION Laminated bds (unworn) pp viii 216. Unread copy is bright and crisp as new. As New/N/A.
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Book number: 13995
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2154]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: Religion Spirituality 0304337781

 
GRAY, MARY L
In Your Face : Stories from the Lives of Queer Youth
USA, Haworth Press. 1999, First Edition. (ISBN: 1560238879) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Collection of real-life accounts that explores the lives and identities of lesbian, gay, and bisexual teens. Fifteen youths, age 14-18, bravely tell of the hardships and emotions they experience because of their sexualities. Readers will explore stories that touch on several issues, such as coming out to yourself, coming out to family and friends, dealing with the school environment, getting involved in the queer community, realizing how religion impacts one's sense of self" CONDITION Pp xiii 164 Unworn and unread copy. As New/N/A.
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Book number: 13989
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 1560238879

 
HAYIM, GEORGE
Thou Shalt Not Uncover Thy Mother's Nakedness
London, United Kingdom, Quartet. 1988, First Edition. (ISBN: 0704326906) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Grey bds with bright gilt title (not worn) pp232 with 23 illus (not incribed) ep faintly foxed, DJ not worn. Near Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 8275
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 53.25 | £UK 48 | JP¥ 6463]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: Male Homosexuality Personal Observations 0704326906

 
HURLEY, MICHAEL
A Guide to Gay and Lesbian Writing in Australia
Australia, Allen & Unwin. 1996, First Edition. (ISBN: 1863739513) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "With over 1000 detailed entries, this essential reference shows the vibrancy, strength and diversity of gay and lesbian writing and culture in Australia. It includes authors and the titles of their works in areas ranging from creative writing, film and journalism to literary criticism, sex theory and historical research. The Guide also has comprehensive subject entries, cross-referenced for key terms and cultural networks." Set out alphabetically for easy reference. CONDITION Pp xix 298, unworn and unread. As New/N/A.
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Book number: 13993
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 1863739513

 
ISHERWOOD, CHRISTOPHER
My Guru and His Disciple
London, United Kingdom, Eyre Methuen. 1980, First Edition. (ISBN: 0413469301) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The author's account of his spiritual relationship with Swami Prabhavananda. over a 30 yr period. CONDITION Burgundy bds with crisp gilt spine title, not worn or bumped, small name inked to the paste down, pp 338 in pristine unread condition. Original wrapper has artist 'Don Bachardy's' portrait of author to front and swami to rear. Spine is slightly fades, has a crease to bottom front edge o/w unworn. An excellent copy. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 7299
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 | £UK 21 | JP¥ 2801]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: Isherwood Christopher 1904 1986 Authors English Biography Autobiography Literary Criticism European Irish Scottish Welsh Biography 0413469301

 
LEAVITT, DAVID; MITCHELL, MARK
The New Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories
United Kingdom, Viking. 2003, Re-Issue. (ISBN: 0670913871) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. “From the unarticulated tenderness of the swimming boys in D.H. Lawrence's A Poem of Friendship to the explicit sexuality of A.M. Homes' The Whiz Kids with its boys in a bathtub, this extraordinary collection of thirty-six stories celebrates both the diversity and commonality of gay experience. Imaginatively revised and updated with 20 of the original stories plus 15 new ones, The New Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories positions offerings from literary heavyweights alongside a sampling of stories by newly emerging writers." Gay fiction. CONDITION Pp xxix 668. Bright and crisp copy with slightly aged eps and moderate handling signs to covers, crease top front cnr. Overweight. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 14196
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.75 | £UK 16 | JP¥ 2154]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 0670913871

 
M M [MAURICE MAGNUS]; LWRENCE, D H (INTRO)
Memoirs of the Foreign Legion
London, Martin Secker. 1924, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. This exposed the cruelty and depravity of life in that French army unit in 1916-17. Published after his death, were notable for igniting a long-running feud between D.H. Lawrence and Norman Douglas, who had been close friends of his. Both the book and the feud surrounding it touched on homosexuality and bisexuality in a way that could not legally be referenced at the time. CONDITION Black bds with crisp gilt title, 320 pages. toned to ends. Bds have speckling to edges with a small nick to rear, lightly toned to ends, note in pen to front ep stating rare book. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15319
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 35.5 | £UK 32 | JP¥ 4309]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian

 
SIMPSON, MARK
Male Impersonators: Men Performing Masculinity
New York, U.S.A. Routledge. 1994, First Edition. (ISBN: 0415909910) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Explores the range of male life and masculinity, posing witty and important questions about bodybuilding, tattoos, pornography, cruising, advertising, and team sports. Simpson looks at how gay men appropriate the skinhead phenomenon and why; how Marky Mark exploits the hustler mystique and what it says to gay and straight men; how the Men's movement is being sought out by men-straight or gay-who feel alienated from a macho culture, and compares the participation and reactions of men to various `manly pursuits.' Throughout, Male Impersonators examines the roles of homoeroticism and narcissism in the male world, and the performativity of masculinity itself." CONDITION 240 pages bright and crisp copy, crease to bottom front cnr, slightly damaged to spine heel. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 13966
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1723]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 0415909910

 
STUART, DR ELIZABETH
Daring to Speak Love's Name : A Gay and Lesbian Prayer Book
London, United Kingdom, Hamish Hamilton. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 0241133351) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Both a handbook for gay and lesbian Christians looking for words and liturgies to express their own experience of life - from coming out to dealing with AIDS - this book is also offered to the clergy wishing to minister more fully to the needs of its congregation. It is a challenging book which combines practical help with inspirational psalms and prayers." CONDITION Pp xxiv 162. Bright and crisp copy with edge toning, small nick bottom front edge and compression mark from shelf top front o/w unworn. Near Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 14189
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 862]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 0241133351

 
ZIMMERMAN, BONNIE; & MCNARON, TONE (EDS)
The New Lesbian Studies: Into the Twenty-First Century
New York, U.S.A. Feminist Press. 1996, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 1558611363) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Includes 31 new essays representing the best in scholarship and theory in the study of lesbianism from both inside and outside the U.S. The text has sections on incorporating lesbian studies into academia and student services; understanding the origins of lesbian studies; exploring the questions proposed by lesbian studies; and offering us new voices, personal testimony, and multicultural perspectives. The collection is a necessary addition to lesbian and queer studies--an emerging genre in social, theoretical, and literary studies." CONDITION Pp xix 295 pages, mild handling signs though mostly very bright and crisp. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 13586
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1293]
Catalogue: Gay & Lesbian
Keywords: 1558611363

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