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If B&H sells it, you can be almost positive it’s going to be in good working order. Their used section lays out exactly the condition of each camera.
I would think twice before trusting fairly anonymous sites like eBay, but I’d trust B&H with my life.
The other alternative is buying locally through craigslist or similar sites.
One word of warning: If you do buy a canon GL-1, ask when the heads were last serviced by Canon. GL heads are notorious for needing servicing. I didn’t believe this as I’ve had mine for years without issue, but recently one of them started going on me and I’ll need to service it soon. Just a thought.