Dictionary of Literary Biography: Twentieth-Century American Western Writers, First Series

  • Series Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Series
  • Volume 206
  • Editor: Matthew J. Bruccoli
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 0787631000
  • ISBN-13: 9780787631000
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 1.45 lbs ( .66 kgs)
  • 408 Pages | 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

  • Matthew J. Bruccoli

Reviews

"The contributors are well chosen, the essays up to the high standards of DLB, and the choice of writers reflects trends in literature departments. Recommended for all libraries." -- CHOICE (December 1999)

— C. Williams

"Recommended." --Booklist (September 1999)

— Mary Ellen Quinn