Mademoiselle de Maupin

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Modern Library, 1925 - France - 410 pages
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User Review  - amydross - LibraryThing

Totally awesome story of the strange love triangle between a man, a woman, and a woman disguised as a man. Gautier indulges altogether too much in endless, elaborate descriptions, but the scenario is a sexy, fun, and fascinating look at 19th century views of gender and sexuality. Read full review

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In a series of letters to his friend Silvio, the Chevalier d'Albert describes what would be the perfect woman for him and why he's in such desperate need to find himself a mistress. Unfortunately ... Read full review

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