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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Very earnestly yrsEmily To Emily Fowler , about 1851 I ' m so afraid you ' ll forget
me dear Emily — through these cold winter days , when I cannot come to see you
, that I cannot forbear writing the least little bit of a note - to put you in mind of ...
I need you more and more , and the great world grows wider , and dear ones
fewer and fewer , every day that you stay away - I miss my biggest heart ; my own
goes wandering round , and calls for Susie - Friends are too dear to sunder , Oh ...
have strange things to tell you , my dear friend , such as I myself would have
scouted as incredible a few months since . ” My father looked at him again , but
this time not with a glance of suspicion — with an eye , rather , of keen
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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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