(Hansen, Joseph). James Colton STRANGE MARRIAGE
Los Angeles, California: Argyle Books, (1965). B0007EANA6 First edition, first printing. Inscribed, dated (1965), and SIGNED by the author, thus: ''James Colton (Joe Hansen)'' to the endsheet. Hardcover. Textblock mildly tanned, spine a bit slanted, very light wear at the extremities, a very good plus copy, in a dust jacket that shows a number of closed tears and associated creasing, a few tiny nicks.
Pioneering gay novel written by Joseph Hansen as by Colton. From the 1965 review in Tangents: "His homosexuals are as ordinary as his heterosexuals; in itself this is a step forward from the purple-past days of not-so-long ago." Young, 748.