• Volume 15
  • Editor: Matthew J. Bruccoli
  • ISBN-10: 0810399717
  • ISBN-13: 9780810399716
  • DDC: 920
  • Shipping Weight: 1.00 lbs ( .45 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 1997, 1996, 1995
  • © 1998 | Published
  • Newer Edition Available

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Overview

Each volume concentrates on the major figures of a particular literary period, movement or genre. Entries are generously illustrated with facsimiles of manuscripts and revised galley proofs, title pages, dust jackets and pictures from the authors' lives. (Note: this series has been discontinued, however new Documentary volumes will be published periodically in the Dictionary of Literary Biography series.)

Contributors

Contributors

  • Matthew J. Bruccoli

Reviews

"Recommended." -- Library Journal (11/15/98) (on Vol. 17: The House of Scribner, 1931-1984)

— Library Journal

"The continuing DLB series has maintained its exemplary standards of scholarly integrity that for fully two decades have distinguished it from other literary research tools." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA