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 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 opening upon the
gallery . My sleep was uninterrupted , and , so far as I know , dreamless ; but I ...
Have you ever been suspected of walking in your sleep ? ” “ Never since I was
very young indeed . ” “ But you did walk in your sleep when you were young ? ” “
Yes ; I know I did . I have been told so often by my old nurse . ” My father smiled ...
Then when we are finally in bed she says , " Now sleep . ” Then comes either “
Goodbye " or a little Arabic blessing which I repeat after her . There we lie like two
logs - one log with open eyes . I take sleeping pill after sleeping pill . Yet I ' m ...
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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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