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The Penguin book of lesbian short stories

Author: Margaret Reynolds
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1994.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats

An anthology representing the work of 33 women from Britain, Europe and the Americas. It ranges from 1897 to 1993, showing how women writers have explored in words what it is to be a lesbian.  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Penguin book of lesbian short stories.
New York : Viking, 1994
(DLC) 93034061
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Reynolds
OCLC Number: 756460464
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 429 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Martha's lady / Sarah Orne Jewett --
Prince Charming / Renée Vivien --
Leves amores / Katherine Mansfield --
The wise sappho / H.D. --
Miss Furr and Miss Skeene / Gertrude Stein --
Ladies almanack / Djuna Barnes --
A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf --
Miss Ogilvy finds herself / Radclyffe Hall --
Nuits Blanches / Colette --
Olivia / Dorothy Strachey --
The blank page / Isak Dinesen --
Cities of the interior / Anaïs --
I am a woman / Ann Bannon --
Les guérillères / Monique Wittig --
These our mothers / Nicole Brossard --
Sweethearts / Jayne Anne Phillips --
Esther's story / Joan Nestle --
How to engage in courting rituals 1950s Butch-style in the bar / Merril Mushroom --
Bread / Rebecca Brown --
His nor hers / Jane Rule --
5 1/2 Charolette Mews / Anna Livia --
Lullaby for my dyke and her cat / Sara Maitland --
Don't explain / Jewelle Gomez --
A lesbian appetite / Dorothy Allison --
The vampire / Pat Califia --
The secret of sorrerby rise / Frances Gapper --
Serial monogamy / Alison Bechdel --
City of boys / Beth Nugent --
Cold-blooded / Margaret Atwood --
Words for things / Emma Donoghue --
The language of the body / Kathy Acker --
The poetics of sex / Jeanette Winterson.
Responsibility: edited by Margaret Reynolds.


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