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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I perceived now something of languor and exhaustion stealing over her , and
hastened to bid her good - night . “ The doctor thinks , ” I added , " that you ought
to have a maid to sit up with you to - night ; one of ours is waiting , and you will
No , I had dropped it into a china vase in the drawing - room , but I shall certainly
take it with me to - night , as you have so much faith in it . " At this distance of time
I cannot tell you , or even understand , how I overcame my horror so effectually ...
Last night has been a night of wonders , ” she said . “ For mercy ' s sake , explain
all you can . ” “ It was past two last night , ” she said , “ when I went to sleep as
usual in my bed , with my doors locked , that of the dressing - room , and that ...
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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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