Dictionary of Literary Biography: American Women Prose Writers to 1820

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 200
  • Editor: Richard Layman
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  • ISBN-10: 0787618551
  • ISBN-13: 9780787618551
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 3.50 lbs ( 1.59 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 1999, 1999, 1998
  • © 1999 | 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.

Contributors

Contributors

  • Richard Layman

Reviews

"As an introduction to women writers in Colonial and early national periods of American society, this volume is invaluable. Highly recommended. -- CHOICE (July/August 1999)

— N. Knipe