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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pearing too forward , she resolved not to answer this first letter ; and if she met the
Doctor , to behave with great coldness towards him . Her mother being ill ,
prevented her going out that day ; and the next morning she received a second
I quite forgot I had not told you , but you were not in the room when I received the
General ' s letter this evening . ” I was very much shocked . General Spielsdorf
had mentioned in his first letter , six or seven weeks before , that she was not so ...
I have stated all fully in this note , which I place in your hands , upon the distinct
condition that you send for the nearest clergyman , and open my letter in his
presence , and on no account read it till he is with you ; you would despise it else
, and ...
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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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