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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Sometimes, losing herself along windy corridors, her air of calm efficiency
beginning to slip, Mistress Mary caught sight of a long-booted ankle disappearing
round a corner. Dot denied all knowledge. On the first occasion, the matter was ...
In the April evenings, Mistress Mary entertained the household with recitations
and English country dances. Her Ladyship looked on, her hair whiter by the day.
They argued over the number of buttons on the girls' boots. When she grew up, ...
Nobody remembered to tell the children that their governess was spending two
days with acquaintances in Tralee. Distracted by the details of mail coaches and
hats, Mistress Mary was gone before breakfast. Dot, passing the girl on the back ...
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In the last half-dozen years, collections of lesbian plays, coming-out stories, mysteries, and poetry have been published, mostly by small presses. Now, The Penguin Book of Lesbian Short Stories ... Read full review
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