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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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Unger, Leonard
  • Litz, A. Walton
  • Weigel, Molly
  • Parini, Jay
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
Label
American writers : a collection of literary biographies, Leonard Unger, editor in chief
Instantiates
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 ; Supplement <3 > edited by Lea Bechler, A. Walton Litz; Retrospective suppl. 1, c1998, was edited by A. Walton Litz & Molly Weigel ; Suppl. 5-<8, 11 > have as editor-in-chief, Jay Parini
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
v. 1. Henry Adams to T.S. Eliot -- v. 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson to Carson 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 Winters. -- 3, pt. 1. John Ashbery to Walker Percy -- 3, pt. 2. Philip Roth to Louis Zukofsky, and cumulative index to volumes 1-4 and supplements 1, 2, and 3 -- 4, pt. 1. Maya Angelou to Linda Hogan. 4, pt. 2. Susan Howe to Gore Vidal -- Suppl. 5. Russell Banks to Charles Wright -- Suppl. 6. Don DeLillo to W.D. Snodgrass -- Suppl. 7. Julia Alvarez to Tobias Wolff -- Suppl. 8. T.C. Boyle to August Wilson -- Suppl. 11. Toni Cade Bambara to Richard Yates
Control code
UND-00023268
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
<v. 1-4 ; suppl. 1-2, 3 (2 pts.), 4-8, 11 ; Retrosp. suppl. 1 ; in 16 >
Isbn
9780684193571
Isbn Type
(suppl. 3, pt. 2)
Lccn
73001759
System control number
(Sirsi) 0505362351
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 ; Supplement <3 > edited by Lea Bechler, A. Walton Litz; Retrospective suppl. 1, c1998, was edited by A. Walton Litz & Molly Weigel ; Suppl. 5-<8, 11 > have as editor-in-chief, Jay Parini
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
v. 1. Henry Adams to T.S. Eliot -- v. 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson to Carson 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 Winters. -- 3, pt. 1. John Ashbery to Walker Percy -- 3, pt. 2. Philip Roth to Louis Zukofsky, and cumulative index to volumes 1-4 and supplements 1, 2, and 3 -- 4, pt. 1. Maya Angelou to Linda Hogan. 4, pt. 2. Susan Howe to Gore Vidal -- Suppl. 5. Russell Banks to Charles Wright -- Suppl. 6. Don DeLillo to W.D. Snodgrass -- Suppl. 7. Julia Alvarez to Tobias Wolff -- Suppl. 8. T.C. Boyle to August Wilson -- Suppl. 11. Toni Cade Bambara to Richard Yates
Control code
UND-00023268
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
<v. 1-4 ; suppl. 1-2, 3 (2 pts.), 4-8, 11 ; Retrosp. suppl. 1 ; in 16 >
Isbn
9780684193571
Isbn Type
(suppl. 3, pt. 2)
Lccn
73001759
System control number
(Sirsi) 0505362351

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