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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There followed those turbulent years at the front, full of courage and hardship and
high endeavour; and during those years Miss Ogilvy forgot the bad joke that
Nature seemed to have played her. She was given the rank of a French
'Oh?' murmured Miss Ogilvy, rather too blandly. 'Wilhelmina!' 'Yes?' 'You will do it,
won't you?' 'Do what?' 'Let your hair grow; we all wish you would.' 'Why should I?'
'Oh, well, it will look less odd, especially now that the war is over - in a small ...
The sea, which is generally rough off that coast, was indulging itself in an oily
ground-swell; the broad, glossy swells struck the side of the boat, then broke and
sprayed over Miss Ogilvy's ankles. The fisherman grinned: 'Feeling all right?
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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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