The Penguin Book of Erotic Stories by Women

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Richard Glyn Jones, A. Susan Williams
Viking, 1995 - Erotic literature - 400 pages
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An international collection spanning one hundred years. From Elizabeth Cook's Billets Doux, on a woman's imaginative punishment for a man's infidelity, to Yuan Ch'iung Ch'iung's A Lover's Ear, on the erotic experience of cleaning your loved one's ear.

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THE PENGUIN BOOK OF EROTIC STORIES BY WOMEN

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The poet Adrienne Rich's definition of the erotic, cited in the Introduction to this remarkably diverse anthology, sums up the thread that ties these works together. In female terms, Rich argues, the ... Read full review

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I approached this book with some pretty high expectations – not all of them prurient. Though by no means an aficionado, I’ve had some familiarity with erotica and even a nodding acquaintance with its ... Read full review

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La Marquise de Mannoury dEctot Violette France 1882
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Kate Chopin The Storm USA 1900
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AnnaElisabeth Weirauch Forbidden Love Germany 1919
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