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 raked leaves over the blaze , pulled the great mound into firmer shape , and
then drew Cynthia back under the wall to watch . The light ran over her face ; the
delighted gestures of her hands were like quick shadows . “ See the old apple ...
I suppose if father ' s wallet and watch had been taken , I should not have been
suspected at all . I was discharged , as I have said , from lack of evidence , and
have returned to my home - free , indeed , but with this awful burden of suspicion
You got your mouth all screwed up . Don ' t squinch it together like that . ” Leota
was laughing and she reached out to Leroy with a long arm , drew him to her and
gave him a fat kiss . Leroy began to get the idea . “ Watch us , ” Leota advised .
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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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