Ode to Boy: An Anthology of Gay Literature, Volume Two: From by Keith Hale

By Keith Hale

Ode to Boy, Vol. 2 is a refreshingly readable selection of literature dedicated to same-sex appeal from the nineteenth Century throughout the struggle poets. contains works from James Silk Buckingham, Lord Byron, Disraeli, Gogol, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Bayard Taylor, Ernst Haeckel, John Addington Symonds, Henry James, Stanley Lane-Poole, Wilde, Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman, Housman, Cather, Stein, Thomas Mann, Renee Vivien, Forster, D.H. Lawrence, H.D., Siegfried Sassoon, Rupert Brooke, Lawrence of Arabia, and Wilfred Owen. Hale's introductions to the authors are to the purpose and infrequently witty, specifying why the writer or paintings is incorporated within the quantity and infrequently supplying a bigger biographical scope.

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