Bibliographic Details

Sapphic fathers : discourses of same-sex desire from nineteenth-century France / Gretchen Schultz.

Author / Creator Schultz, Gretchen, 1960- author.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2014.
Description 1 online resource : color illustrations.
Language English
Series University of Toronto romance series
University of Toronto romance series.
Subject French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Lesbianism in literature.
Women in literature.
Littérature française -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Lesbianisme dans la littérature.
Femmes dans la littérature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- French.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Gay Studies.
French literature.
Lesbianism in literature.
Women in literature.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 9781442666399
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Gretchen Schultz explores how male writers and their readers in late nineteenth-century France took lesbianism as a cipher for apprehensions about sex and gender during a time of social and political upheaval.
Other form Print version: Schultz, Gretchen, 1960- Sapphic fathers 9781442646728