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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Tommy knew that she was immensely fond of him , and she knew at the same
time that she was thoroughly foolish for being so . As she expressed it , she was
not of his sort , and never would be . She did not often take pains to think , but
Oh , ” she gasped out finally , “ I knew — I knew ! I told Phoebe — I knew just how
it would be , I knew ! ” I roused myself at that . “ What do you mean ? ” said I . “
When Phoebe came home Tuesday night and said she heard your father and ...
She knew . Clare stamped again . Oh , but she would pay Elsbeth for this . . . .
The casus belli was infinitely trivial , but the campaign should be Homeric . . . .
And this preliminary engagement could not affect the final issues . . . . She always
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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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