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.

Poetry of Gay Interest
Founded in 2009, Arbery Books is the UK's leading online dealer in rare and secondhand books and ephemera of gay interest. This section includes plays and poetry with gay content and by gay writers irrespective of content. Scroll down for poetry.

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

Perry BRASS Sex-Charge 1991 1st Ed £5.00
Rupert BROOKE Poems 1916 £5.00
Berta FREISTADT & Pat O'BRIAN (eds) Language of Water Language of Fire 1992 1st Ed £7.50
Thom GUNN Jack Straw's Castle 1997 £5.00

Arbery Books also sells secondhand and rare mainstream titles.

"I'm beginning to think that you and your straight world are our enemy. I am furious with you, and with myself and with every goddamned doctor who ever told me I'm sick and interfered with my loving a man. I'm trying to understand why nobody wants to hear we're dying, why nobody wants to help, why my own brother doesn't want to help. Two million dollars - for a house! We can't even get twenty-nine cents from the city. You still think I'm sick, and I simply cannot allow that any longer. I will not speak to you again until you accept me as your equal. Your healthy equal. Your brother!"

The Normal Heart Act 1, Scene VI, Larry Kramer, USA, 1985

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