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"A valuable book, essential reading for anyone interested in tracing the ways in which the story of Eve has influenced Western understandings of gender."
-Carolyn See,The Washington Post
"A fascinating 'biography' of the women of Western Myth, folklore, and legend.. . . Norris illuminates how persistent ideas of woman as both life- and death-giving, attractive and dangerous, innocent and knowing have changed over time."
-Library Journal,starred review
-Lillian S. Robinson,The Women's Review of Books
"Norris' touch is at once playful and wise.. . . [She] is a consistently deft and imaginative critic."
"An important addition to the literature of women's studies."
-Publishers Weekly,starred review