An evening at the Garden of Allah; a gay cabaret in Seattle. Don Paulson, , Roger Simpson.

An evening at the Garden of Allah; a gay cabaret in Seattle

New York: Columbia University Press, 1996. Hardcover. xv, 167p., inscribed, playfully doodled upon title page and signed by authors Paulson and Simpson, as well as Skippy LaRue, one of the main informants for the book, and "Dr. (illegible)."very good first edition in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj, with a small "Autographed copy" sticker on front panel of dj. Between Men - Between Women Series, Lesbian and Gay Studies, Lillian Faderman and Larry Gross, editors.

On the gay and lesbian community that blossomed around the Seattle nightclub in the pre-Stonewall era. Seattle's fine-tooled system of police payoffs made it possible for the Northwest to host one of the first unmolested drag scenes.

Cat.No: 97705
ISBN: 0231096984

Price: $75.00