Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the Present
Viking, 1994 - Social Science - 812 pages
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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And Alwynne - never a blot or a flourish ! It ' s a pleasure to read . ” Alwynne
laughed ruefully . She would always squirm good - humouredly under Clare ' s
pin - pricks , with such amusement at her own discomfiture that Clare never knew
She could never resist telling Alwynne stories , Alwynne was always so
genuinely breathless with interest . They returned to Louise at last , and Alwynne
read the letter , chuckling over the odd phrases and dainty marginal drawings .
If Alwynne , maddeningly unsuspicious Alwynne , had but enlightened her earlier
in the evening ! Now she was caught , committed by her own decision of manner
to the course of action she most would have wished to avoid . . . . She could not ...
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
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Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
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