Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America
Lillian Faderman

Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America

Columbia University Press, 1991. Later printing Hardcover. viii+ 373 pp. with index. Illustrations. Fine (single name ownership signature) in bright, crisp dust jacket with tiny chips to the upper tips. Important, compelling study of lesbian life in 20th century America. The book traces the evolution oflesbian identity and subcultures from the earl yaers of the century--when career opportunities first enabled women to support themselves and spend thier lives with "romantic friendships" with other women--to the diversity of late 20th centry lifestyles. The author makes use of journals, unpublished manuscripts, songs, news accounts, medical literature, and numerous personal interviews. Fine Hardcover 9780231074889 (Item ID: E22508B)

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