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Gentleman Jack
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The hidden history of a great British eccentric

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Angela Steidele is a German author and academic who has already written three books about LGBT lives in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, though these have not yet been translated. She won the Gleim Literature Prize for In Men's Clothes, her biography of Catharina Linck and the Bavarian Book Prize for her novel Rosenstengel.

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A fascinating book about a remarkable woman -- Robbie Millen * The Times *
Steidele's steely account of the lives behind the first rainbowed plaque is a triumph of truth over fantasy. Lister's extraordinary pioneering life deserves to be remembered -- Ruth Scurr * Guardian *
Angela Steidele has written a Regency romp which gives a vivid glimpse into a hidden world of female eroticism * Spectator *
Paints a vivid picture of a woman who lived and loved as she pleased * Stylist *
Riveting -- Kaite Welsh * Diva *
Steidele might just be a German equivalent to Jeanette Winterson * New Books in German *
Really a joy to read * Missy Magazine *
In all literature it would be hard to find a diarist who approaches with such courage and candour the secret places of the mind and heart * London Review of Books *
The Lister Diaries are the Dead Sea Scrolls of lesbian history: they changed everything * Emma Donoghue *

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