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Preston, John 1945-1994

Overview
Works: 72 works in 195 publications in 3 languages and 4,815 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Essays  Biography  Short stories  Life skills guides  Gay erotic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Documentary films  Biographical films  Sports films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Annotator, Dedicatee, Donor
Classifications: HQ76.2.U5, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Preston
A Member of the family : gay men write about their families( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His stoic, enigmatic grandfather, embittered in middle age and a living portrait of the man Nava himself might become; Eric Latzky, on the other hand, makes the heart ache with his portrayal of his grandfather, Louis; and Larry Duplechan mixes laughter and tears with his hard-edged, wise-cracking description of his mother, who called the love of his life "crap" and said learning he was gay was like hearing he'd been killed in a car crash ... but he was still her baby
Hometowns : gay men write about where they belong( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

28 Amerikaanse auteurs schrijven over de plaats waar zij geboren en opgegroeid zijn en/of de plaats waar zij zich later hebben gevestigd
Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives together( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal dispatches : writers confront AIDS( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends and lovers : gay men write about the families they create( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franny, the Queen of Provincetown : a novel by John Preston( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and German and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published to wide acclaim in 1983, Franny was a book of gay heroism and camaraderie in the shadow of the burgeoning AIDS crisis. Today, one can read it with a sense of nostalgia, and with the knowledge that Franny's dream of a society that accepts gays and lesbians without question is closer to fruition, but far from complete
The big gay book : a man's survival guide for the 90's by John Preston( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeer uitgebreide gids met adressen van en informatie over homo-organisaties, homo-cultuur, vrijetijdsbesteding enz. enz. in de VS, maar ook over 'how we lead our lives' (coming out, samenleven, kinderen etc.)
Flesh and the word : an anthology of erotic writing( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an era of changing attitudes, this ground-breaking anthology offers an exciting selection of gay erotic writing from the early days of pulp paper and underground distribution to today's imaginatively provocative writing. While providing a fascinating look at the course of gay consciousness over the past fifty years, it also offers the best sexually arousing fiction centering on gay men
Safe sex : the ultimate erotic guide by John Preston( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opwindende voorbeelden van safe-seks zoals: massage, jack-off clubjes, telefoonseks, en het lezen van geile boeken!
Flesh and the word 3 : an anthology of gay erotic writing( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My life as a pornographer & other indecent acts by John Preston( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flesh and the word 2 : an anthology of erotic writing( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel met 31 homo-erotische verhalen (sommige eerder gepubliceerd in bladen als Honcho, The Advocate en Inches) en een paar essays
Cinderella Man : Jim Braddock, the real story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of boxer James Braddock, focusing on how his underdog victory helped offer hope to a nation suffering from the devastating effects of the Great Depression
Mr. Benson by John Preston( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly lies by John Preston( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet dreams by John Preston( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eerste van een serie avonturenromans
Golden years by John Preston( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De tweede van een serie avonturenromans
I once had a master and other tales of erotic love by John Preston( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertainment for a master by John Preston( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

“Volunteers needed for a very private, very elegant S/M party for a discreet group of ladies and gentlemen to be held in San Francisco. Only the very willing and the experienced need apply. . ."And only a virtuoso of erotic fiction could build a spellbinding novel from the planning and preparation for an S/M party. In Entertainment for a Master, acclaimed author John Preston follows a skilled and respected dom as he interviews — and personally inspects — the men who respond to his unusual ad. Carl, a former Marine, will drop and give his master fifty, kissing his boots at each dip to the floor
Stolen moments by John Preston( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives together
Alternative Names

controlled identityHild, Jack

controlled identityMacAdam, Preston

controlled identityMcCray, Mike

controlled identityPrescott, Jack

Hild, Jack.

John Preston Amerikaans schrijver (1945-1994)

John Preston écrivain américain

John Preston escritor estadounidense

John Preston scrittore statunitense

MacAdam, Preston.

McCray, Mike.

Prescott, Jack.

Джон Престон

جان پرستون نویسنده آمریکایی

プレストン, ジョン

Languages
English (112)

German (4)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives togetherFriends and lovers : gay men write about the families they createFranny, the Queen of Provincetown : a novelFlesh and the word : an anthology of erotic writingFlesh and the word 3 : an anthology of gay erotic writingFlesh and the word 2 : an anthology of erotic writingMr. BensonDeadly lies