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The Resource Encyclopedia of British writers, [written and developed by Book Builders LLC]

Encyclopedia of British writers, [written and developed by Book Builders LLC]

Label
Encyclopedia of British writers
Title
Encyclopedia of British writers
Statement of responsibility
[written and developed by Book Builders LLC]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Volume 1 covers the English Renaissance, with entries on Shakespeare and other major Elizabethan writers such as Christopher Marlowe, Sir Philip Sidney, and more. Also profiled are writers of the early 17th century, including John Milton and metaphysical poets such as John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, and others. Volume 2 covers the Restoration period and the Age of Reason, with entries on such writers as Alexander Pope, John Dryden, Jonathan Swift, Samuel Johnson, James Boswell, Robert Burns, and many others. Volume 3 covers the writers of the 19th century, profiling such influential figures as Jane Austen, Robert Browning, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles Dickens, Arthur Conan Doyle, John Keats, Bram Stoker, Alfred Tennyson, Anthony Trollope, Oscar Wilde, and William Wordsworth. Volume 4 profiles British writers of the 20th century, with entries on such significant authors as W. H. Auden, Samuel Beckett, Roald Dahl, E. M. Forster, Graham Greene, Kazuo Ishiguro, James Joyce, C. S. Lewis, Doris Lessing, George Orwell, Salman Rushdie, Tom Stoppard, Dylan Thomas, Evelyn Waugh, and Virginia Woolf
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 820.9/003
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PR421
LC item number
.E63 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hager, Alan
  • Krueger, Christine L
  • Stade, George
  • Karbiener, Karen
  • Book Builders LLC
Series statement
Facts on file library of world literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Authors, English
  • English literature
  • Authors, English
  • English literature
  • Authors, English
  • English literature
  • Authors, English
Label
Encyclopedia of British writers, [written and developed by Book Builders LLC]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[v. 1]. 16th and 17th centuries / Alan Hager, general editor -- [v. 2]. 18th century / Alan Hager, general editor -- [v. 3]. 19th century / Christine L. Krueger, general editor -- [v. 4]. 20th century / George Stade, Karen Karbiener, general editors
Control code
54881933
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
volumes <1-4>
Isbn
9780816051328
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2004047070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Encyclopedia of British writers, [written and developed by Book Builders LLC]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[v. 1]. 16th and 17th centuries / Alan Hager, general editor -- [v. 2]. 18th century / Alan Hager, general editor -- [v. 3]. 19th century / Christine L. Krueger, general editor -- [v. 4]. 20th century / George Stade, Karen Karbiener, general editors
Control code
54881933
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
volumes <1-4>
Isbn
9780816051328
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2004047070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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