I no longer deal in rare and antiquarian books.
This website is gradually closing, but some items may still be for sale:
Make me an offer if you wish to buy.
I still buy for my own collection rare books, magazines and ephemera of gay interest, almost always published before 1980,
and science-fiction and fantasy (books, not magazines) published before 1950.
I also buy erotica of any sexual interest published before 1900.
If you have something to sell contact me.
With many thanks to my customers over the last nine years
- I hope you always find what you are looking for.



Ephemera of Gay Interest - 1970 onwards

Ephemera pre-1970


Founded in 2009 and based in the UK, Arbery Books is a leading online dealer in rare and secondhand books and ephemera of lesbian interest. We also specialise in publications of gay 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. Discounts available for three or more items. Contact us for more information or to purchase.


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Catalogues
Travel / Cruising Guides
Vinyl
Miscellaneous


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Periodicals
Photographs and Posters
Theatre Programmes


Catalogues
International Male
£4.00, $12.00 each (discount for three or more)


clothing catalogues featuring good-looking men in fashion clothes and underclothes / swimwear

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Fall 1989 undated Summer 1993 1993 Expedition 1993


Travel / Cruising Guides & foreign ephemera
international by country (not including Canada, UK, USA)
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BULGARIA
Kiss Contact

October 1991, £4.00


small (10.6cm * 15cm) faintly-printed booklet; mostly personal ads, with titbits of information about gay periodicals and venues elsewhere. Probably addendum to a more comprehensive guide

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Kiss contact

FRANCE
Papa

£3.50


two-sided A4 card advertising gay event in Paris, 14 Jan 2017

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Papa flyer

GREECE
Gay Guide

June 89 - June 90
64pp, good, £10.00


Comprehensive small (13 cm * 9.5 cm) guide, with descriptions, addresses and phone numbers (Greek only) and grainy black and white photographs Contact us for more information or to purchase.



Postcards
Amsterdam bridge by night and Gay Games welcome
1998, slightly creased, £3.00



POLAND
Przewodnik Geja / Gay Guide

1991, 32pp, good, £6.00


List of bars, restaurants, saunas etc, with maps and black and white photographs, sexually explicit line drawings; plus gay organisations, correspondence clubs and gay organisations abroad. Symbol legend in Polish, English, French, German. Contact us for more information or to purchase.

SPAIN
Zeus gay shop

£2.50


small (7.4cm * 13.4 cm) postcard, undated

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Zeus flyer



Vinyl

We Are Strong /
Nous Sommes Fières

Celebration '90
(Gay Games, Vancouver)
Official Theme Song
Hi-NRG House Mix 6 track EP
£10.00





Miscellaneous

Choose Safer Sex (UK, 1994)
£4.00


2 A5 size leaflets on card with "Advice on Sexual Health" on reverse of one and "Local Clinics" on reverse of other. Sponsored by Terrence Higgins Trust, London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard, National AIDS Helpline

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safer sex leaflets

Gay Games 1990 Vancouver
Men of the Games 1991 Calendar
£6.00


Calendar celebrating the Vancouver 1990 Gay Games. With full-page photos of competitors, plus two pages on gay men in history .

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Men of the Games Calendar

PlanetOut fridge magnet
£5.00


produced 2006(?); partly faded; made up of 20+ small magnets with words and pictures

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PlanetOut fridge magnet

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Arbery Books also sells secondhand and rare mainstream titles.













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