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First Editions: Fiction, Plays and Poetry of Gay Interest
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Gay fiction up to £10.00



Founded in 2009 , Arbery Books is the UK's leading online dealer in rare and secondhand gay books and ephemera. We also specialise in publications of lesbian and transgender interest, other aspects of sexuality and antiquarian (pre-1900) curiosities, erotica, picaresque and sexual behaviour.


We ship worldwide, usually within one working day of receiving an order. Prices include UK postage and packing.


This section includes books with gay content and books with no ostensible gay content by gay authors. Unless otherwise noted, the book is the first-ever printing.


Titles are listed alphabetically by author. Use the link in the left column to find short fiction and fiction of gay interest by non-UK authors.


AUTHOR TITLE DATE PRICE
Patrick ANDERSON &
Alistair SUTHERLAND
Eros; an anthology of Friendship 1961 £10.00
Phil ANDROS When In Rome, Do . . . 1971 £125.00
David Patrick BEAVERS The Jackal Awakens 1995 £5.00
Richard BLAKE BROWN Bright Glades 1959 £25.00
Yet Trouble Came 1957 £40.00
Brian BOULDREY (ed) Harrington Gay Men's Fiction Quarterly, Vol 1, No 1 1999 £10.00
Perry BRASS Circles 1993 £5.00
Sex-Charge 1991 £5.00
Clay BURGESS On My Way To You 1994 £4.00
Morley COCHRAN The Conqueror 1970 £20.00
James COLTON The Outward Side 1971 £25.00
(Joseph Hansen) Todd 1971 £20.00
Dennis COOPER Try 1994 £5.00
Frederick Rolfe, Baron CORVO
(translated with Sholto Douglas)
The Songs of Meleager 1937 £60.00
Noel COWARD Hands Across The Sea 1938 £5.00
Sam D'ALLESANDRO The Zombie Pit 1989 £5.00
Douglas DEAN Windows and Mirrors, Vol 1 1971 £20.00
Lord Alfred DOUGLAS Sonnets 1935 £20.00
Berta FREISTADT & Pat O'BRIAN (eds) Language of Water Language of Fire 1992 £7.50
Richard HALL The Butterscotch Prince 1975 £5.00
Joseph HANSEN Death Claims 1973 1st (UK?) £5.00
Steps Going Down 1985 £6.50
  The Man Everybody Was Afraid Of 1978 £5.00
Laurence HOUSMAN Angels and Ministers 1921 £10.00
Ironical Tales 1926 £6.00
The Cloak of Friendship 1905 £10.00
Graham JACKSON The Apothecary Jar 1972 £7.50
Victor JAY (Victor J Banis) Homo Farm 1968 £100.00
David LEAVITT A Place I've Never Been
signed by author
1990 £8.50
Robin MAUGHAM The Corridor 1980 £5.00
  The Green Shade 1966 £6.00
  The Link 1969 £6.00
Peter MENEGAS The Service 1971 £5.00
Edmund MILLER Night Times 2000 £6.00
Ethan MORDDEN I've a Feeling We're Not in Kansas Anymore 1985 £6.00
Bruce MORROW &
Charles H ROWELL
Shade: An Anthology of Fiction by Gay Men of African Descent 1996 £6.00
Yves NAVARRE
Sweet Tooth 1976 £6.00
Manuel PUIG Kiss of the Spider Woman 1984 1st UK £4.00
James PURDY Jeremy's Version 1971 1st UK £6.00
Peter ROBINS Easy Stages 1985 £4.00
  Summer Shorts 1987 £5.00
Octavio ROCA &
M Owen KORSMO (eds)
Shorts: an anthology 1986 £4.00
Assoto SAINT (ed) The Road Before Us: 100 Gay Black Poets 1991 £7.50
Michel TREMBLAY Making Room
signed by author
1990 1st UK £20.00




Arbery Books also sells secondhand and rare mainstream titles.













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