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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Next Morning , at the Hour of Five , we set out , and staid at Bath ' till the Morning
following : Though I remember I was obliged to give the Landlady my Waistcoat
for the Payment of my Lodging before we went to Bed , which I had the Comfort of
( She ) told M — this morning she could not bear me , that I was the only woman
she was ever afraid of . Wondered how anyone ever got acquainted with me .
Mentioned my deeptoned voice as very singular . The girls said they were afraid
Let me try to make a great exertion & get the better of this lazyness [ sic ] in a
morning — the root of all evil . . . . Now I will try & turn over a new leaf & waste no
more time in bed or any way else that I can help . May God ' s help attend this ...
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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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