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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This Anne Johnson going on some business to Bristol , which detained her there
near half a year , became acquainted with some of the people called Methodists ,
and was by them persuaded to embrace their sect . At her return to the Isle of ...
We all grew frightened , for the door was locked . We hurried back , in panic , to
my room . There we rang the bell long and furiously . If my father ' s room had
been at that side of the house , we would have called him up at once to our aid .
She called herself Carmilla ? " asked the General , still agitated . “ Carmilla , yes ,
” I answered . “ Aye , ” he said ; “ that is Millarca . That is the same person who
long ago was called Mircalla , Countess Karnstein . Depart from this accursed ...
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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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