The Resource American writers : a collection of literary biographies, Leonard Unger, editor in chief

American writers : a collection of literary biographies, Leonard Unger, editor in chief

Label
American writers : a collection of literary biographies
Title
American writers
Title remainder
a collection of literary biographies
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Unger, editor in chief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 810/.9
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PS129
LC item number
.A55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American writers : a collection of literary biographies, Leonard Unger, editor in chief
Publication
Note
  • The 4-vol. main set consists of 97 of the pamphlets originally published as the University of Minnesota pamphlets on American writers; some have been rev. and updated. The supplements cover writers not included in the original series
  • Supplement 2, <4> have editor in chief, A. Walton Litz ; Suppl. <3> edited by Lea Bechler, A. Walton Litz ; Retrospective suppl. 1, c1998, edited by A. Walton Litz & Molly Weigel ; Suppl. 5-<19> and Retrospective suppl. 2 have editor-in-chief, Jay Parini
  • Two different volumes issued as Restrospective supplement II
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
v. 1. Henry Adams to T.S. Eliot.--v. 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson to Carsons McCullers.--v. 3. Archibald MacLeish to George Santayana.--v. 4. Isaac Bashevis Singer to Richard Wright.--Supplement[s] : 1, pt. 1. Jane Addams to Sidney Lanier.--1, pt. 2. Vachel Lindsay to Elinor Wylie.--2, pt. 1. W.H. Auden to O. Henry.--2, pt. 2. Robinson Jeffers to Yvor Winter. --3, pt. 1. John Ashbery to Walker Percy. --3, pt. 2. Philip Roth to Louis Zukofsky and Cummulative index to volumes 1-4 -- Supplements 1,2 and 3 -- Supplement 4, pt. 1. Maya Angelou to Linda Hogan. pt. 2. Susan Howe to Gore Vidal -- Suppl. 5. Russell Banks - Charles Wright
Control code
386298
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
<v. 1-4 ; suppl. 1-17, 19 ; retrospective suppl. 1-2; in 27>
Isbn
9780684136769
Isbn Type
(v. 4)
Lccn
73001759
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01041142
  • (OCoLC)1041142

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