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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But on opening my door half an hour afterward there she was sitting on the floor
outside in the darkness , she and Drollo , patiently waiting . Annoyed , but unable
to reprove her , I wrapped the child in my shawl and carried her out into the ...
The curve of your waiting body fits my waiting hand your breasts warm as
sunlight your lips quick as young birds between your thighs the sweet sharp taste
of limes . Thus I hold you frank in my heart ' s eye in my skin ' s knowing as my
... insatiate dance of your nipples in my mouthyour touch on me , firm , protective ,
searching me out , your strong tongue and slender fingers reaching where I had
been waiting years for you in my rose - wet cave — whatever happens , this is .
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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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