Dictionary of Literary Biography: 17th-Century Italian Poets and Dramatists

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 339
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  • ISBN-10: 0787681571
  • ISBN-13: 9780787681579
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 2.90 lbs ( 1.32 kgs)
  • 448 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2008, 2008, 2007
  • © 2008 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

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This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars. Dictionary of Literary Biography provides reliable information in an easily comprehensible format, while placing writers in the larger perspective of literary history.

Dictionary of Literary Biography systematically presents career biographies and criticism of writers from all eras and all genres through volumes dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods.

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Dictionary of Literary Biography Series

This award-winning multi-volume series is dedicated to making literature and its creators better understood and more accessible to students and interested readers, while satisfying the standards of librarians, teachers and scholars. DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY provides reliable information in an easily comprehensible format, while placing writers in the larger perspective of literary history. DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY systematically presents career biographies and criticism of writers from all eras and all genres through volumes dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods.

Reviews

"Notable are the lengthy introduction[s] describing the writing scene of the time, and the appendices, which discuss poetry, music, theatre, spectacle, and the Arcadian Academy."--SciTech Book News, August 2008

— SciTech Book News