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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She telephoned to me and told me Denys had said we must be gone by the
following evening or not at all . Like a fool I believed her . This entailed telling
Harold the moment he arrived . I met him at Victoria ; he was very lame and on
two sticks ...
She told me to wait and a minute later came out with the distinguished pale green
one ; Here ' s your maid , she said . “ A very poor girl . ” Anyway a month and a
half later she became my maid . I call her sour pickle and she has stolen roughly
RAE : She hasn ' t told her ! KITTY : Why didn ' t you tell me that ? RITA : I told you
I saw her . KITTY : But you didn ' t tell me that . RITA : You were writing . I didn ' t
want to break your concentration . RAE : Annie ! ( ANNIE leaps from rock to ...
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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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