The Penguin book of lesbian short stories

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Penguin Books, Dec 1, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
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In this wide-ranging anthology, 32 women from Britain, continental Europe and the Americas express the depth and complexity of lesbian literature. Including stories about coming-out and cross-dressing, as well as vampire tales, science fiction, parody, and romance, this collection "casts the world in a different light." -The New Republic.

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User Review  - Karin - Goodreads

Just couldn't get through this one! The stories didn't engage me. Seemed more like self-conscious, political tracts regarding sexuality. I wanted to read about PEOPLE, not the politics of the bedroom. Read full review

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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
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RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
20
The Wise Sappho c 191618 26
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About the author (1994)

Margaret Reynolds is a writer, teacher, critic, and broadcaster. Her 1992 edition of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's "Aurora Leigh" won the British Academy's Rose Mary Crawshay Prize.