World Authors, 1990-1995

World Authors, 1990-1995

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Baker & Taylor
Offers biographical sketches of 320 writers' lives and works, including novelists, playwrights, poets, historians, biographers, critics, and philosophers.

Book News
Provides accurate, incisive accounts of writers' lives and works, including critical responses and bibliographies. The 317 entries include novelists, playwrights, and poets who have risen to prominence in the early 1990s as well as essayists, historians, biographers, critics, philosophers, and scientists who have made exceptional contributions to the literature of our time. About one-third of the authors have contributed autobiographical statements. Edited by Clifford Thompson, whose short stories and essays have appeared in a number of periodicals and anthologies. Includes b&w photographs of the authors. Title and geographical indexes would be a welcome enhancement to a reference like this. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson, c1999
ISBN: 9780824209568
Branch Call Number: R 920 WIL
Characteristics: xv, 863 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Thompson, Clifford


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