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1 Baker, Jean M. Family Secrets. Gay Sons -- A Mother's Story (Series Haworth Gay and Lesbian Studies)
New York and London The Harrington Park Press / The Haworth Press 1998 1560239158 / 9781560239154 Paperback Very Good+ Octavo 
xi, 241 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Faint smudging to fore edge of text block. Internally as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography, Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors)
2 Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors) Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography
London Routledge 1993 0415062527 / 9780415062527 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
250 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner’s details inked to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. Name index. Subject index. "International in scope and in its contributors, the book shows how gender perspectives actually take shape in interpersonal or group dynamics in the field. Its insights on gender, knowledge and power -- by both women and men -- will enable future anthropologists to carry out fieldwork with greater sensitivity and caution and will stimulate experienced ethnographrs to rethink their own fieldwork." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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3 Brisbane Editorial Collective (eds.) Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies No. 4 June 1994
Glebe, NSW Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies 1994 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
111 pp. Wraps a little worn, with some staining. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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4 Cherry, Kittredge Womansword: What Japanese Words Say About Women
Tokyo Kodansha International 2002 4770028881 / 9784770028884 Reprint Paperback Fine Fine 8vo 
150 pp. Paperback in Illustrated card dustwrapper. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Man's Town:  Inequalities Between Women and Men in Rural Australia, Dempsey, Ken
5 Dempsey, Ken A Man's Town: Inequalities Between Women and Men in Rural Australia
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1992 019554997X / 9780195549973 First Paperback Very Good 12 mo 
325 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Previous owner's name inked to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "How could you call it anything but a man's town; it's made for them: what with all its sporting activities, pubs and clubs. While men play we're often busy raising money to keep one of their clubs going." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault, Dollimore, Jonathan
6 Dollimore, Jonathan Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault
New York Oxford University Press 1991 0198112696 / 9780198112693 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
388 pp. General and edgewear to covers. Edges of text block a little scuffed; faint inked line to lower edge. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Freud's theory of perversion is discovered to be more challenging than either his critics or his advocates usually allow, especially when approached via the earlier period's archetypal perverts, the religious heretic and the wayward woman, Satan and Eve." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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7 Frank, Lisa, and Paul Smith, editors Madonnarama: Essays on Sex and Popular Culture
Pittsburgh and San Francisco Cleis Press 1993 939416719 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
184 pp. Very light general wear to wraps. Spine uncreased. Front cover a little curled along fore-edge. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. (Well, all that could be a description of Madonna herself!) "Sex" in the title refers to the title of Madonna's book, among other things. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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8 George, Emily Always Start Your Car with Two Bells
Melbourne Dykebooks 1985 0949056006 / 9780949056009 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Hinerangi 
125 pp. Light general wear to wraps. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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9 Halperin, David M. Saint Foucault: Towards a Gay Hagiography
Oxford University Press 1995 0195093712 / 9780195093711 Hard Cover Fair Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
246 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped. Title/copyright page has been torn away. "Damaged" stamp to fore-edge. No other flaws. Excellent reading copy. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Men in Stitches, Illes, Robert E.
10 Illes, Robert E. Men in Stitches
New York Van Nostrand 1982 0442236301 / 9780442236304 First Cloth Good+ Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
136 pp. Light wear to unclipped dj. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Punch stitchery for men, using a hypodermic needle. Light-hearted (lots of bloke jokes), but not a send-up. Patterns for coats of arms, maps, etc. Detailed instructions, copious colour and b/w illustrations. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices), Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey
11 Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices)
London Hesperus Press 2007 184391431X / 9781843914310 First Thus Paperback Very Good Small Octavo 
106 pp. Light shelfwear and short creases to lower corners of first two leaves; all else as new. Gatefold flaps. Within Australia, postage will be lowered to $2.00 upon receipt of order. "And people saw that every sort of beauty, every sort of love was from the gods, and they became free and bold, and they grew wings." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon, Phillips, Julie
12 Phillips, Julie James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon
New York Picador 2007 0312426941 / 9780312426941 Reprint Paperback Very Good Remainder Octavo 
545 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Remainder mark to lower edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. List of works by Alice B. Sheldon; notes; bibliography; index. "The suspenseful, engrossing, and tragic biography of a profoundly original writer and a woman far ahead of her time." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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13 Robb, Graham Strangers: Homosexual Love in the Nineteenth Century
London Picador 2003 0330482246 / 9780330482240 First Paperback Paperback Very Good + Octavo 
x, 342 pp. A little wear to lower edge of illustrated wraps. Edges of text block lightly yellowed. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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14 Rowan, John Healing the Male Psyche: Therapy as Initiation
London Routledge 1997 0415100496 / 9780415100496 First Paperback Paperback Good+ Octavo 
viii, 285 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Edges of text block a little scuffed. Prev. owner's name inked to first page, otherwise internally unmarked. Light reading crease to spine, but binding is solid. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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15 Smith, Patricia Juliana The Book of Gay & Lesbian Quotations
New York Three Rivers Press 1999 0609802623 / 9780609802625 First Paperback Very Good + Large Octavo 
xii, 414 pp. Remainder spot and very light scuffing to lower edge of text block. O/w as new. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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16 Stark, Christine, and Rebecca Whisnant Not for Sale: Feminists Resisting Prostitution and Pornography
North Melbourne Spinifex 2004 1876756497 / 9781876756499 First Paperback Near Fine 8vo 
xvii, 445 pp. Corners lightly curled, else as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Virtually Normal: An Argument about Homosexuality, Sullivan, Andrew
17 Sullivan, Andrew Virtually Normal: An Argument about Homosexuality
London Picador / Macmillan 1995 0330344536 / 9780330344531 First British Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Octavo 
209 pp. The slightest edgewear to unclipped dustjacket and boards. All else as new. "This is not a book about how a person deals with his or her sexuality. It is not an autobiography; and it is not a history of a political movement. It is a book about how we as a society deal with the homosexual minority that is always with us: an attempt to think through the arguments on all sides, to take the experience of all of us -- heterosexual and homosexual -- and try to make some social and political sense of it." -- Andrew Sullivan 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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18 Swan, Wallace K., editor Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Public Policy Issues: A Citizen's and Administrator's Guide to the New Cultural Struggle
Binghamton, NY The Harrington Park Press 1997 1560239166 / 9781560239161 Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xxii, 148 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Spine uncreased. Internally as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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19 Thompson, Denise, et al (eds.) Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies Vol. 1 No. 1 June 1991
Glebe, NSW Journal of Australian Lesbian Feminist Studies 1991 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
62 pp. Light edgewear, faint stains to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Love in a Dark Time: Gay Lives from Wilde to Almodovar, Tóibín, Colm
20 Tóibín, Colm Love in a Dark Time: Gay Lives from Wilde to Almodovar
Sydney Picador / Pan Macmillan Australia 2001 033036281X / 9780330362818 First Australian Paperback Near Fine 12 mo 
279 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally as new. "Writing these pieces helped me to come to terms with things -- with my own interest in secret, erotic energy (Roger Casement and Thomas Mann), my pure admiration for figures who, unlike myself, weren't afraid (Wilde, Bacon, Almodovar), my abiding fascination with sadness (Elizabeth Bishop, James Baldwin) and, indeed, tragedy (Thom Gunn and Mark Doty)."-- Colm Tóibín 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Love in a Dark Time: Gay Lives from Wilde to Almodovar, Tóibín, Colm
Love in a Dark Time: Gay Lives from Wilde to Almodovar
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James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon, Phillips, Julie
James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon
Phillips, Julie
15.00 AUD

Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography, Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors)
Gendered Fields: Women, Men and Ethnography
Bell, Diane; Pat Caplan; Wazir Jahan Karim (editors)
30.00 AUD

Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices), Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey
Wings (Hesperus Modern Voices)
Kuzmin, Mikhail. Foreword by Paul Bailey
18.00 AUD

Virtually Normal: An Argument about Homosexuality, Sullivan, Andrew
Virtually Normal: An Argument about Homosexuality
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