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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Bela had an excessively delicate chest, being in general rather frail. On the
advice of the doctor, his mother took him to Nice, along with his recalcitrant litde
sister. Sarolta cried bitterly over losing her playmate. In her dreams, Sarolta
I would bring orange blossoms, implacable flowerings made to seduce the sense
when every other means has failed, poignard that glints, fresh sharpened steel:
after the red heart, red lilies, impassioned roses are dead. 'Litde, but all roses' ...
She imagined because the girl's shoulders seemed almost too fragile, too frail, to
support the vestment, dragging a litde heavily because of the gold-binding, that
the same shoulders were the shoulders of a being, an almost disembodied spirit.
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
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