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.
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"I am sure, Carmilla, you have been in love; that there is, at this moment, an affair
of the heart going on." "I have been in love with no one, and never shall," she
whispered, "unless it should be with you." How beautiful she looked in the ...
But Carmilla was gone. VIII Search At sight of the room, perfectly undisturbed
except for our violent entrance, we began to cool a little, and soon recovered our
senses sufficiently to dismiss the men. It had struck Mademoiselle that possibly ...
after, is Madame standing before me, and impatiently repeating again and again,
the question, "Where is Mademoiselle Carmilla?" I answered at length, "I don't
know — I can't tell — she went there," and I pointed to the door through which ...
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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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