Intimate friends : women who loved women, 1778-1928 / Martha Vicinus.

'Intimate Friends' offers a study of the erotic friendships of educated English and American women in the century and a half up to the publication of Radclyffe Hall's novel 'The Well of Loneliness'. Vicinus also considers the roots of social phenomena such as homosexual self...

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Main Author: Vicinus, Martha.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2004]
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Summary:'Intimate Friends' offers a study of the erotic friendships of educated English and American women in the century and a half up to the publication of Radclyffe Hall's novel 'The Well of Loneliness'. Vicinus also considers the roots of social phenomena such as homosexual self-hatred and female masculinity.
Physical Description:xxxii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-302) and index.
ISBN:0226855635
9780226855639
0226855643
9780226855646