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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She has muscles and nerves of steel , ” he said admiringly . “ Do put her down ;
she is too excitable for such games , " I said in French , for Felipa seemed to
divine our English now . “ See the color she has . ” For there was a trail of dark
But dreams come through stone walls , light up dark rooms , or darken light ones ,
and their persons make their exits and their entrances as they please , and laugh
at locksmiths . I had a dream that night that was the beginning of a very ...
There were some dark and heavy men there then . There were some who were
not so heavy and some who were not so dark . Helen Furr and Georgine Skeene
sat regularly with them . They sat regularly with the ones who were dark and ...
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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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