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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In this way I strolled from Hyde Park Corner to Bond Street , where I met Violet
and took her in a taxi to Charing Cross . ( The extraordinary thing was , how
natural it all was for me . ) Nobody , even in the glare of the station , glanced at
me twice ...
As I took it off the hook , my attention was caught by something strange about the
dress I had worn the night before . This dress was made of thin summer silk ; it
was green in color , sprinkled over with white rings . It had been my best dress for
He opened his eyes and cried out ; then I dropped the pistol , and took these ” —
Phoebe Dole pointed to the great shining shears hanging at her waist - “ for I am
strong in my wrists . I only struck twice , over his heart . “ Then I went back into ...
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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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