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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It had been returned , and she had used it to put a picture - hook in her chamber .
... Henry owned to having driven into the yard that night , and to having missed
the ribbon from his whip on his return ; but one of the hostlers in the livery stables
When she returned to finish dressing , the Girl watched her silently . “ I ' m not well
, ” the Girl said , feeling the gorge rising in her throat . “ Yes , you ' ll be fine soon ,
” Gilda said , taking her into her arms and carrying her downstairs and outside ...
Soon the strength returned to the Girl ' s body ; she no longer looked so small .
Bird repeated the exchange , taking from her as Gilda had done and returning the
blood to complete the process . She finally lay her head back on the pillows ...
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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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