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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The Doctor received this letter with all the ecstasies any lover could be inspired
with , and , as Mr . Congreve says in his Old Batchelor , Thought there was more
eloquence in the false spellings , with which it abounded , than in all Aristotle .
The roles , both domestic and sexual , played by lover and beloved in many of
her poems are interchangeable , as they frequently are in lesbian relationships .
In “ You Are , ” for example , the speaker is presented first as being vine to the 5
DREAM LESBIAN LOVER " Bu is there when I get home from work but allows me
silence to unravel or better yet isn ' t there but has left a note & a little surprise
She rubs my feet for hours She wants to love me till I can ' t stand no more & she ...
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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
MENS WRITING ON ROMANTIC FRIENDSHIP
WOMENS WRITING ON ROMANTIC FRIENDSHIP
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