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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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 ...
The night before I left , Henry came to see me , and urged me to marry him . I
refused again ; but I never before had felt that my father was so hard and cruel as
I did that night . Henry said that he should certainly see me during the vacation ,
At nights in the wintertime maybe we ' d sit around the fire in the living room and
play three - handed bridge or ... He came a lot last year but this summer he came
even more often - before he left he was coming around for Sis every night .
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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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