Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty
  • Free Uk delivery on all gifts
    Or you can add a donation at checkout
  • Personalise your gift at checkout
    Add a personal message, ecard or card front
  • Add a 'Little Extra' at checkout
    Add-on gifts available (including chocolate!)

Against the Law: A first hand account of what it means to be a Homosexual , 1957

£19.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

"Against the Law: A first hand account of what it means to be a Homosexual, and to be tried in a controversial case and imprisoned."
By Peter Wildeblood.

"Peter Wildeblood was a reporter for the Daily Mail. In 1954 he was arrested and sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for homosexual offences. Since his release he has lectured to a number of organisations on the laws relating to homosexuality and has given evidence to the Departmental Committee set up by the Government to enquire into the subject. "

Penguin Paperback, 1957

Used: Very Good condition, some minor edgewear and slight browning but an unmarked and very well preserved copy of a rare and fascinating book.

Item details

Author(s):
Peter Wildeblood
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Against the Law

Sold Out

We're sorry to say this item has now sold out.

There are over 100,000 more items in stock. Start browsing with our suggestions below.

About this item

"Against the Law: A first hand account of what it means to be a Homosexual, and to be tried in a controversial case and imprisoned."
By Peter Wildeblood.

"Peter Wildeblood was a reporter for the Daily Mail. In 1954 he was arrested and sentenced to 18 months imprisonment for homosexual offences. Since his release he has lectured to a number of organisations on the laws relating to homosexuality and has given evidence to the Departmental Committee set up by the Government to enquire into the subject. "

Penguin Paperback, 1957

Used: Very Good condition, some minor edgewear and slight browning but an unmarked and very well preserved copy of a rare and fascinating book.

Author(s):
Peter Wildeblood
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Penguin
Title:
Against the Law

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £4.70

Outside Europe: £7.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Swanage

We have a lively team and we have an extensive range of CD`s DVD`s and vinyl.

Very large fiction range as well as collectable antiquarian, biographies and non fiction.

We even have four chairs for you to listen to the music and read!

    

View Shop