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Straight Cut Ditch

by ANDERSEN, Richard

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Published
1979
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Fine
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New York: Ashley Books, Inc, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Advance Review Copy with slip laid in. Uncommon novel of a first year high school teacher and his relationship with a student at a Catholic school run by gay Brothers.
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Into the Labyrinth

by MALLET, Françoise

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Published
1953
Condition
Fine
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London: Secker and Warburg, 1953. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First English edition. Translated from the French by Herma Briffault. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a very small chip and a little age-toning. Widowed father sends his introspective daughter to his mistress, finds out that they have lesbian leanings. Very scarce in nice condition.
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Line on Ginger

by MAUGHAM, Robin

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Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
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London: Chapman & Hall, 1949. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. First edition. Owner's stamp on the front fly and a modest stain on the foredge else near fine in about fine dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author: "For Skip and Bruce with best wishes and love from Robin. 30 March 62." The story of a barrister who, after discovering a burglar… Read more
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The Youngest Director

by GOFF, Martyn

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
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London: Putnam, 1961. Softcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Uncorrected proof. Wrappers. Very near fine, laid into a very good example of the finished dustwrapper with some wear to the yapped edges. Story of a gay London professional and his struggles for success in big business while in love with a hotel-porter.
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Agnes of Sorrento

by STOWE, Harriet Beecher

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Published
1862
Condition
Fine
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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Publisher's brown cloth stamped in gilt and blind. 412, 16(ads)pp. Attractive engraved bookplate on the front pastedown, spine insignificantly lightened and a very tiny, faint stain on the front board, still a lovely and easily fine copy. A relatively uncommon book, Stowe's idealized "Italian" novel, which exhibited her new… Read more
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The Master of the House

by HALL, Radclyffe

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Published
1932
Condition
Fine
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1932. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition, trade issue. Fine in a lightly soiled, near fine dustwrapper with a small nick at the crown and a couple of small tears. Author's fourth novel, the first to follow the lesbian classic *The Well of Loneliness,* and very uncommon in this condition.
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A Woman for Mayor

by WINSLOW, Helen M.

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Published
1909
Condition
Fine
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Chicago: Reilly & Britton, 1909. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Frontispiece and jacket art by Walter Dean Goldbeck. Small contemporary bookstamp and gift inscription, else fine in an attractive, very good dustwrapper with a few shallow chips. Party split results in a woman running and winning the mayoralty over the man she is interested in romantically. Very scarce… Read more
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What Happened

by MILLER, Merle

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Published
1972
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780060129620
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New York: Harper, 1972. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper with just a minute scratch on the front panel. Novel about the tribulations of a homosexual concert pianist. A very sharp copy.
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