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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The happy- hearted young guest left many lamenting friends behind her, and
promised each that she would come back again next year. She left the minister a
rejected lover, as well as the preceptor of the academy, but with their pride ...
She speaks of the light spread across a lovely face, of the garment wrapped
about a lovely body; she addresses by name two of these young women
comparing one to another's disadvantage (though even here she temporizes her
After I had dreamed, I no longer wanted to leave my husband. We returned to the
hotel at the end of the world. . Before we had left, the woman who had white hair
had invited my husband and I to have dinner with her and her young friend.
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