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Olivia

Author: Dorothy Bussy
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Cleis Press, [2006]
Series: Virago modern classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captures the awakening passions of an adolescent girl sent away for a year to a small finishing school outside Paris, where she develops an infatuation for her headmistress.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bussy, Dorothy.
Olivia.
San Francisco, Calif. : Cleis Press, [2006]
(OCoLC)70142604
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Bussy
ISBN: 9781573448475 1573448478 9781448130818 1448130816
OCLC Number: 820011237
Notes: Originally published: London : Hogarth Press, 1949.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 135 pages).
Series Title: Virago modern classics.
Responsibility: by Dorothy Strachey (writing as "Olivia) ; foreword by Regina Marler.

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When Olivia turns sixteen she is sent to a Parisian finishing school to broaden her education. Soon after her arrival, she finds herself falling under the spell of her beautiful and charismatic  Read more...

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"Perfectly captures the breathless excitement of adolescent passion" * Sarah Waters * "A remarkable novel which is unique in its presentation of the female mind and emotions in teachers and pupils at Read more...

 
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