Dictionary of Literary Biography: Medieval Japanese Writers

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 203
  • Editor: Richard Layman
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0787630977
  • ISBN-13: 9780787630973
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 2.40 lbs ( 1.09 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • © 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

"The volume will appeal to a wide range of users, undergraduates in comparative literature to serious researchers. Area studies and comparative literature collections that do not have standing orders for DLB should consider purchase." -- CHOICE (October 1999)

— K. W. Berger

"Will appeal to a wide range of users, undergraduates in comparative literature to serious researchers. Areas studies and comparative literature collections that do not have standing orders for DLB should consider purchase." -- CHOICE (October 1999)

— Choice