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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me an Air of more Consequence to be call ' d Mrs . Charke , than Miss Charlotte ;
and my Spouse , on his Part , I believe , thought it a fine Feather in his Cap , to be
Mr . Cibber ' s Son - in - Law : Which indeed it would have proved , had he ...
I believe that then the psychology of people like myself will be a matter of interest
, and I believe it will be recognized that many more people of my type do exist
than under the present - day system of hypocrisy is commonly admitted . I am not
Many people believe now in his guilt — those who do not , believe in mine ; and
some believe we were accomplices . After Henry ' s discharge , I was arrested .
There was no one else left to accuse . There must be a motive for the murder ; I ...
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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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