Chloe Plus Olivia: 2an Anthology of Lesbian and Bisexual Literature from the 17th Century to Th
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.
Blandly, and at times rather mockingly, she described incidents of her childhood.
"In the corridor outside our nursery," she related, "was a small antique lady's desk
in rosewood, incrusted with a large medallion in Sevres porcelain, with the ...
Mademoiselle related that her cousin, who was mate of a merchant ship, having
taken a nap on deck on such a night, lying on his back, with his face full in the
light of the moon, had wakened, after a dream of an old woman clawing him by
My father related to the Baron Vordenburg, who remained with us for two or three
weeks after the expulsion of Carmilla, the story about the Moravian nobleman
and the vampire at Karnstein churchyard, and then he asked the Baron how he ...
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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
Mens Writing on Romantic Friendship
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