The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
In this wide-ranging anthology, 32 women from Britain, continental Europe and the Americas express the depth and complexity of lesbian literature. Including stories about coming-out and cross-dressing, as well as vampire tales, science fiction, parody, and romance, this collection "casts the world in a different light." -The New Republic.
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In Britain, even today, a woman cannot be divorced on the grounds of adultery if
her lover is another woman. If the law said that lesbians did not exist, from 1869
science said that they did. In that year Carl von Westphal published a study of a ...
Plato lives as a poet, as a lover, though the Republic seems but a ponderous
tome and the mysteries of the Dialogues verge often on the didactic and artificial.
So Sappho must live, roses, but many roses, for tradition has set flower upon
'Duplicity' was not the word Gillian would have used to describe her life, perhaps
because she could move quite openly with a lover, go out to dinner, go to the
theatre without causing a flicker of gossip. She could even invite one home,
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
The Wise Sappho c 191618 26
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