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➬ [Ebook] ➧ A Place for Us By Isabel Miller ➸ – Maytapthehinh.pro Set in the nineteenth century Isabel Miller's classic lesbian novel traces the relationship between Patience White a painter and Sarah Dowling a farmer whose romantic bond does not sit well with the pSet in the nineteenth century Isabel Miller's classic lesbian novel traces the relationship between Patience White a painter and Sarah Dowling a farmer whose romantic bond does not sit well with the puritanical New England farming community in which they live Ultimately they are forced to make life changing decisions that depend on their courage and their commitment to one anotherFi.

Rst self published in 1969 titled A Place for Us in an edition of 1000 copies the author hand sold the book on New York street corners; it garnered increasing attention to the point of receiving the American Library Association's first Gay Book Award in 1971 McGraw Hill's version of the book a year later brought it to mainstream bookstores across the country Patience Sarah is a hist.

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PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro Isabel Miller was the pen name of Alma Routsong an American novelist best known for her lesbian fiction She graduated from Michigan State University in 1949 with a degree in art Her first two novels A Gradual Joy and Round Shape were published under her own name with the later works under the pen name Isabel Miller — a combination of an anagram of “Lesbia” and her mother’s maiden name In 19

place pdf A Place ebok A Place for Us MOBIRst self published in 1969 titled A Place for Us in an edition of 1000 copies the author hand sold the book on New York street corners; it garnered increasing attention to the point of receiving the American Library Association's first Gay Book Award in 1971 McGraw Hill's version of the book a year later brought it to mainstream bookstores across the country Patience Sarah is a hist.

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  1. Janis Ian Janis Ian says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIIt's not that this is a brilliant great book It's not It isn't that the writing is brilliant or astonishing It isn't It isn't that the book is real and kind and loving a rarity in any day and it's all of the aboveIt's rather that this book told a fictional history of two gay women long before it was fashionable to do so and instead of following the path most books of that ilk trod eg at least one if not both has to die by the end no one can be happy it can't be anything but unnatural the book walks us through the stages of a relationship between two women with grace and h


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    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIPatience and Sarah has the distinction of being the only lesbian book I read in my early 20s that felt positive throughout Back then I spent a couple of years scouring the libraries and book stores for lesbian fiction and o


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    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBII didn't know this was self published until I'd finished it and it made me love the book all the I came upon it when looking at books that supposedly influenced Sarah Waters and I bought it out of curiosityThis is by far the best lesbian novel that I have ever read and it ties with Night Watch by Sarah Waters as my favorite I find that most of the LBGT novels I pick up are very coy about actual sex or tremendously over written but this book is lovely because it has the starkness of prose that I love as well as an innocence of language that doesn't hid


  4. rosamund rosamund says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIOh Oh I didn't expect this to be so perfect It's the lesbian story I've been longing for where The Well of Loneliness was too chaste and too painful and The Price of Salt too prickly and too sad Patience and Sarah heals and delights I am not trying to dismiss those other lesbian classics when I mention them but to say that Patience and Sarah is altogether a warmer happier optimistic book than any either of them Set in the 1810s in puritan New England the characters certainly face hardships oppression and loss but they also find solace in one another and in building a life for themselves Told in alternating first person POV both characters Patience and Sarah have a uniue an


  5. Liz Liz says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIthis is a weird one it's very charming in parts very readable it's absolutely fascinating as a touchstone of 20th century lesbian literature but it's difficult to look past the reality that the goal of the women throughout is to start a farm in cheap newly opened up land ie on the frontiers of colonialism the original title of the novel was a place for us and th


  6. Luce Luce says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIA sweet love story that takes place in the early 19th century There is Patience who in her late 20s a spinster by choice and a well educated painter was left an inheritance such that she didn't need to get married And there was Sarah from a poor farm family uneducated and raised as if she was a boy in an all daughter household to help her Pa on the farm They fall in love and strive to live together despite not knowing any women like themselves and the distain of the puritanical society of that timeI read the audio version with


  7. Ivan Ivan says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIThis is a great “American” novel; a love story an odyssey and a chronicle of two remarkable lives In this short novel Miller paints a large portrait on a relatively small canvas and with Patience and Sarah she has created two indelible characters There is a perfection of expression mixed with an elouent economical prose style Here is the heroic depiction of a love that refuses to remain unreuited or diminished by the provincial standards of a


  8. Molly Molly says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIThis is one of the sweetest books I have ever had the pleasure of reading I haven't read too much lgbt fiction not until this actually but this is for sure a gem I am so charmed by their love so warmed by Sarah's spirit and Patience's wit I am so overjoyed that two centuries ago two women fell in love in rural nineteenth century Connecticut and built a life together against all the odds What a blessing this book was


  9. Mel Mel says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIThis was just wonderful When I was about 10 I developed a serious infatuation with Laura Ingells Wilder I started watching Little House


  10. Amelia Oswald Amelia Oswald says:

    PDF/EPUB A Place for Us Kindle Å A Place PDF \ ½ maytapthehinh.pro place pdf, A Place ebok, A Place for Us MOBIThank you Annie on My Mind for helping me finding this book You can get a light vibe from this It was really optimistic Like they get to live together even though they were in 19th century and the outcome make people at that time believed that they would be okay in the end Because love wins


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