Dictionary of Literary Biography: 19th Century Western American Writers

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 186
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  • ISBN-10: 0787616826
  • ISBN-13: 9780787616823
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 3.10 lbs ( 1.41 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 1998, 1998, 1998
  • © 1998 | 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.

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"This book is a necessary purchase for collections holding other volumes in the DLB series, but it would also be a useful source on its own." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA