The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
A collection of fiction by and about lesbians features an introduction that contrasts the feminist polemic of Virginia Woolf with the liberated creativity of Gertrude Stein and stories by Kathy Acker, Emma Donoghue, and Jeanette Winterson. 10,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.
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I think she does things better every day, cousin Harriet,' added Helena pleadingly
, with all her kind young heart. The china-closet door was open a litde way, and
Martha heard every word. From that moment, she not only knew what love was ...
She never had taken such a letter in her hands before, but love at last prevailed,
since Miss Helena was happy, and she kissed the last page where her name was
written, feeling overbold, and laid the envelope on Miss Pyne's secretary ...
She had been educated by a remembrance; Helena's young eyes forever looked
at her reassuringly from a gay girlish face. Helena's sweet patience in teaching
her own awkwardness could never be forgotten. 'I owe everything to Miss Helena
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618
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