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image of Russell Cheney 1881-1945: his life and his work with notes by F. O. Matthiessen

Russell Cheney 1881-1945: his life and his work with notes by F. O. Matthiessen

by Cheney, Russell, notes by F. O. Matthiessen

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Published
1947
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1947. Hardcover. 124p., 8.5x10.75 inches, introduction, b&w photos and 65 reproductions on plates, very good first edition monograph in cloth boards. Matthiessen and Cheney were lovers and partners. Cheney died in 1945 from mesenteric thrombosis. Matthiessen died by suicide in 1950 in the midst of the Red Scare stating in a suicide note that… Read more
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image of Guglielmo Plüschow: erotische photographien

Guglielmo Plüschow: erotische photographien

by Plüschow, Wilhelm Guglielmo, Peter Weiermair

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Published
1993
ISBN
9783822896259
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£33.22

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Koln: Benedikt Taschen, 1993. Hardcover. 96p., 7.25x9 inches, texts in German, biographical essay and appreciation by Weiermair, illustrated with reproductions of the photographer's nude boys and girls, mostly homoerotic, very good first edition in original pictorial boards.
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Taormina

by von Gloeden, Baron Wilhelm, introduction by Roland Barthes, biographical afterword by Jack Woody

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Published
1990
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9780942642223
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Altadena: Twelvetrees Press, 1990. Paperback. [54p] 9.75x13 inches, introduction, profusely illustrated monograph of von Gloeden's homoerotic photography, biography, bibliography, toning and wrinkling to cover's laminate else good second edition paperback in Frenchfold pictorial white wraps. Limited to 5000 copies. Originally published in 1986 in hardcover. Uranian content.
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image of Rex Calendar 1998

Rex Calendar 1998

by Rex, illustrations

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Published
1980
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San Francisco: A Taste of Leather, 1980. Calendar. [28p] includes covers, 11x8.5 inches, every other page Rex leather/S&M drawing facing the calendar month, near-fine erotic gay calendar.
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image of Carolee Schneemann: II. Recent Work

Carolee Schneemann: II. Recent Work

by Schneemann, Carolee

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Published
1983
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New York: Max Hutchinson Gallery / Documentext, 1983. Paperback. [27]p., wraps, 8x7 inches, chiefly illus., address label on front wrap else very good exhibition catalog. The feminist multimedia artist's work explores themes of gender, sexuality, and the body.
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Nudes

by Duncan, Kenn, introduction by William Como; art direction and design by Neil Appelbaum

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Published
1970
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New York: Dance Magazine / After Dark Magazine of Entertainment, 1970. Paperback. [62p] 11x14 inches, monograph of b&w photos of nude dancers, both male and female, very good paperback in wraps in a slightly worn slipcase which is split at the top edge.
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image of Édouard Boubat: Toulouse du 15 Janvier au 15 Février 1975

Édouard Boubat: Toulouse du 15 Janvier au 15 Février 1975

by [Boubat, Édouard]

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Published
1975
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Toulouse: Galerie Municipale du Chateau d'Eau, 1975. Pamphlet. [12p.] including covers, stapled wraps, 8.25x8.25 inches, appreciations and biographical sketches, curriculum vitae, b&w photos, wraps worn and soiled else very good condition. Text in French. Exhibition catalog/booklet.
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image of Robert De Niro, Sr.: Charcoals, 1958-1981; December 2 to 28, 1996

Robert De Niro, Sr.: Charcoals, 1958-1981; December 2 to 28, 1996

by De Niro, Robert, Sr., Steven Harvey

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Published
1996
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New York: Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, 1996. Pamphlet. [16p] 6.75x8.75 inches, appreciation by Harvey, illustrated with 12 b&w plates, CV, near-fine exhibition catalogue booklet in stapled wraps with plain cream dj. The actor's late father. Mostly figurative work with a few still-life drawings.
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Evergon: 1987-1997

by Evergon, preface by Lawrence Hill, essays by Will Stapp

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780948489174
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Bradford: National Museum of Film & Television, 1997. Paperback. 93p., 8.25x8.25 inches, introduction, essays, very good trade paperback monograph of the artist's works illustrated with b&w and color plates, pictorial wraps. Much of the art is of homosexual themes and nudes.
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Francesco Clemente

by Clemente, Francesco, Michael Auping

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Published
1985
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New York: Harry Abrams & the John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, 1985. Paperback. 182p., 8.75x11 inches, preface, essays, color plates, catalogue, curriculum vitae, very good first edition paperback exhibition catalogue in pictorial wraps. Italian American neo-expressionist painter influenced by the culture of India.
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Machinations; photographs

by Tress, Arthur, introduced by Emmanuel Cooper

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Published
1988
ISBN
9780854490868
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London: GMP Publishers, 1988. Paperback. 71p., 8.5x10 inches, profusely illustrated with Tress' surrealist homoerotic photography, very good first edition paperback in Frenchfold pictorial wraps.
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image of Mountain Men; the male photography of Don Whitman, Western Photography Guild

Mountain Men; the male photography of Don Whitman, Western Photography Guild

by Whitman, Don, introduced by David Chapman

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780854491483
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London: GMP/éditions Aubrey Walter, 1991. Paperback. 94p., 9x10 inches, introduction, erotic male photo monograph of b&w and color physique photos very good first edition paperback in Frenchfold pictorial wraps. The Denver-based gay male photographer's works from the 1950s-1960s.
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image of Cafe Society: photographs and poetry from San Francisco's North Beach

Cafe Society: photographs and poetry from San Francisco's North Beach

by Nowinski, Ira, photographed by Ira Nowinski, introduction by Neeli Cherkovski, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Hirschman, Harold Norse, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Bob Kaufman et al.

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Published
1978
ISBN
9780916860059
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San Francisco: Seefooid Studios/Carolyn Bean Associates, 1978. Paperback. vii+51p., 9x9 inches, introduction, poems, biographies, illustrated with b&w photographs, very good first edition, first printing stated in original pictorial wraps. Poems by Ginsberg, Ferlinghetti, Norse, Hirschman and Micheline et al.
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image of Ray Johnson: Challenging Rectangles exhibition booklet

Ray Johnson: Challenging Rectangles exhibition booklet

by Johnson, Ray, text by William S. Wilson

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Published
2007
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New York: Richard L. Feigen & Co, 2007. [16p] includes covers, 8x8 inches, essay, chronology, illustrated with color reproductions from the exhibit, very good booklet in stapled pictorial wraps. Johnson was the subject of a wonderful documentary "How to Draw a Bunny" He was primarily a collage artist and part of the mail art movement. He was at least… Read more
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image of David Arnot: One

David Arnot: One

by Arnot, David

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Published
2011
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New York: Self-published by the photographer, 2011. Paperback. [142p] 9x12 inches, explicit nude photos of young, virile men, near-fine first edition paperback in pictorial wraps. First book in a proposed series by the Texas photographer who works in NYC, Florida and Paris Every page but the title page and last two information pages a full-page color photo. Only 3… Read more
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image of Notes in Hand: miniatures of my notebook pages

Notes in Hand: miniatures of my notebook pages

by Oldenburg, Claes

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Published
1971
ISBN
9780525473251
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New York: Dutton, 1971. Paperback. unpaginated, 4.25x5.75 inches, introduction, bibliography, catalogue, illustrated with reproductions of notebooks, mild scent else good first edition stated paperback in Frenchfold pictorial wraps.
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First Exposure

by Carson, Sam

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Published
2004
ISBN
9783861876458
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Berlin: Bruno Gmünder Verlag, 2004. Paperback. unpaginated, 7.5x9.5 inches, color photos of nude and semi-nude males, fine first paperback edition photo book in pictorial wraps.
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image of 13 Years of Bondage: the photography of Rick Castro, 1990-2003 [inscribed_signed]

13 Years of Bondage: the photography of Rick Castro, 1990-2003 [inscribed & signed]

by Castro, Rick, photography, Chuck Renslow, Edward Lucie Smith, Catherine Johnson, Mark Christopher Harvey

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780967212944
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Los Angeles: Fluxion Editions, 2004. Hardcover. unpaginated, 7.25x10.5 inches, personal inscription on pictorial endpapers signed by Castro, illustrated endpapers, foreword, essays, monograph of b&w plates from gay male fetish photos, fine first edition in pictorial boards and glossy black pictorial dj. This is one of the 3000 casebound copies. Inscribed and signed at Castro's gallery during an Oscar Wilde… Read more
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image of Speeding: the Old Reliable photos of David Hurles

Speeding: the Old Reliable photos of David Hurles

by Hurles, David aka Old Reliable, text by Rex

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Published
2005
ISBN
9781931160391
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n.p.: Green Candy Press, 2005. Hardcover. 151p., 9x11 inches, introduction, profusely illustrated with Hurl's b&w explicit homoerotic male nude photos from the 1960s and 1970s in San Francisco & Hollywood, near-fine first paperback edition in Frenchfold pictorial wraps. Rough trade street models. Hurles was known as Old Reliable.
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Whistle for the Wind

by McGinley, Ryan, essays by John Kelsey, Gus Van Sant & Chris Kraus

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Published
2012
ISBN
9780847838318
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£110.75

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New York: Rizzoli, 2012. Hardcover. 238p., 11x12.25 inches, essays, b&w and color nude photos of young men and women, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in pictorial boards illustrated with a color photo of blue jeans splashed with semen, in unclipped bright dj. Somewhat of the Van Sant/Larry Clark milieu.
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