Intercourse: stories

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Publisher:
Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
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A provocative new short-story collection from Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler, Intercourse delightfully reveals what goes through a person's mind at a crucial momentduring sex. Smart, provocative, subtle, and erotic, each story is a many faceted gem. Butler dazzles and entertains as he channels the most intimate thoughts of 50 couples,including:Adam & EveBonnie & ClydePocahontas & John SmithRichard Milhous Nixon & Pat NixonWalt Whitman & Oscar WildeElvis Presley & Holly Singleton (admirer)Princess Diana & Prince CharlesWilliam Jefferson Clinton & Hillary Diane RodhamSanta Claus & Ingebirgitta (elf)
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9780811863575
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subject_facet Sexual intercourse -- Fiction, Short stories, American -- 21st century
table_of_contents Adam, Eve -- Zeus, in the form of a swan, Leda -- Helen, Paris -- Helen, Menelaus -- Mary Magdalene, Tiberius Aurelius Gavros -- Cleopatra VII, Marcus Antonius -- Attila, Ildico -- Izumi Shikibu, Prince Atsumichi -- Lucrezia Borgia, Alfonso D'Este -- Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn -- William Shakespeare, Henry Wriotesley, third Earl of Southhampton -- Cotton Mather, Lydia Lee Mather -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Nancy Storace -- Louis XVI, Marie Antoinette Josefa Johanna Von Habsburg-Lothringen, known in France as Marie Antoinette -- Thomas Jefferson, Sally Hemings -- Napoleþon Bonaparte, Joseþphine de Beauharnais, Fortuneþ -- Benjamin, Hannah -- John Wilkes Booth, Catherine Winslow -- Abraham Lincoln, Mary Todd Lincoln -- Martha Jane "Calamity Jane" Canary, James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok -- Walt Whitman, Oscar Wilde -- Sigmund Freud, Minna Bernays -- Lizzie Andrew Borden, Nance O'Neil -- James Joyce, Nora Barnacle -- Pablo Picasso, Fernande Olivier -- Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas -- Victor de Satode Penãsco y Castellana --Mata Hari, Jack Johnson -- George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Josephine Ruggles -- Ernest Himingway, Ceþline Gauthier -- Josephine Baker, Georges Simenon -- Jean-Paull Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir -- Milton Berle, Aimee Semple McPherson -- Clyde Barrow, Bonnie Parker -- Adolf Hitler, Inga Arvad -- Inga Arvad, John F. Kennedy -- J. Edgar Hoover, Clyde Tolson -- Albert Einstein, Margarita Konenkova -- Richard Milhous Nixon, Thelma Catherine "Pat" Nixon -- Joseph R. McCarthy, Jean Kerr McCarthy -- Robert F. Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe -- William Jefferson Clinton, Hillary Diane Rodham -- Elvis Presley, Holly Singleton -- Diana, Charles Philip Arthur George -- Rooster, Chicken -- Kevin Smith, Julia Hanson Smith -- George W. Bush, Laura Bush -- Robert Olen Butler, Miss X -- Kevin Smith, Julia Hanson -- Santa Claus, Ingebirgitta.
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