Ladies Almanack

Ladies Almanack

Paperback
Pub. price: $22.00

ISBN10: 0814711804 ISBN13: 9780814711804 Publisher: New York Univ Pr Published: May 1 1992 Weight: 0.35lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.75" Depth: 0.50" Language: English

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Blending fiction, myth, and parody, and accompanied by the author's delightful illustrations, Ladies Almanack is a brilliant modernist composition and arguably the most audacious lesbian text of its time. While the book pokes fun at the wealthy expatriates who were author Djuna Barnes' literary contemporaries and remains controversial today, it seems to have delighted its cast of characters, which were also the book's first audience.

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