The Gilda stories /

This remarkable novel begins in 1850's Louisiana, where Gilda escapes slavery and learns about freedom while working in a brothel. After being initiated into eternal life as one who "shares the blood" by two women there, Gilda spends the next 200 years searching for a place to call ho...

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Main Author: Gomez, Jewelle, 1948-
Format: Book
Published: San Francisco : City Lights Books, 2016.
Physical Description: 259 pages ; 22 cm
Edition: Expanded 25th anniversary edition.
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Summary: This remarkable novel begins in 1850's Louisiana, where Gilda escapes slavery and learns about freedom while working in a brothel. After being initiated into eternal life as one who "shares the blood" by two women there, Gilda spends the next 200 years searching for a place to call home.
Published: San Francisco : City Lights Books, 2016.
Language: English
ISBN: 9780872866744
0872866742